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March 22, 2010

John Boehner Kicked Some Ass Last Night

If you missed it, here's the speech House Republican leader and soon to be Speaker John Boehner gave last night in the lead up to the vote. It's about 10 minutes long but worth it.

Line of yesterday's debate was from Rep Linder (R-GA) "This has never been about health care, this is about government".

Guys, I know you want to beat up on the GOP, so do I. I have in fact spent a fair amount of my time here on the blog doing that but it doesn't matter any more. Today is Day 1. We need to give these guys a chance, a closely monitored and enforced chance but looking back accomplishes nothing. They may break our hearts (and our country) in the end but right now we hang together or hang separately.

To paraphrase Donald Rumsfeld, you go to war with the opposition party you have, not the one you wish you did.

ObamaCare delenda est!


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