Skip to comments.Speaker Boehner Warns House Republicans Not To Celebrate If ObamaCare Is Overturned
Posted on 06/21/2012 3:26:31 PM PDT by Free ThinkerNY
(The Hill) -- Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) warned Republican House members not to to celebrate if the Supreme Court rules against the healthcare law.
"There will be no spiking of the ball," he wrote in a memo to the conference. "Republicans are focused on the economy We will not celebrate at a time when millions of our fellow Americans remain out of work."
The memo came after a tense morning when the Supreme Court could have issued its ruling, but did not.
The next possible day for a decision is Monday, June 25. Justices could also issue a ruling later next week.
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The House Republicans won’t need to celebrate, Bonerhead. The voters of this great country will be doing the celebrating.
Good call Boehner, it may offend someone.
Evolve, asshole ... you might LIKE being a Patriot
No point in agitating the idiots more than they need to.
However, I’m not a congressman.
I’m having cake.
Johnny, Johnny, Johnny...
What a mistake it was to send a boy to do a man’s job! Grab a box of Kleenex and get right home - yer momma’s callin’ ya.
SPIKE THE BALL!!!
Hope we get enough TEA Party patriots in the House this November to kick him off the Speaker's chair.
Why would Boehner say something like this? Is he expecting a partial vote down? Or Obama to usurp the Supreme Court by dictate and assume the rest of the Congress will do nothing? Why say “if we win, don’t be happy”?
Someone get me some tissues. I feel a good cry coming on.
I am calling Nancy’s office to tell her that I won’t have to read it now.
Tea Partiers are apparently at liberty to hoist a few.
If I get a busy signal, I’ll know it is you they’re talking to!
Boner take your mallet and drag Pelosi around the capital by her hair to celebrate....
I know you won’t be spiking the balls, Bonehead.
Because you NEVER had any balls to start with!!!!!!
I totally agree. Sick of playing mr. nice guy. This is a sham that he would even utter those words.
I’ll celebrate all I want. Just like here in WI, the dems told us all NOT to celebrate and not to rub it in their faces when Walker won AGAIN. I did not, nor did my friends. But I can think what I want. Boo Hoo is spineless.
No, he is doing it, a bit ham-handedly, because it is an election year and he is terrified of offending independents - the group of voters that will choose the next President and the makeup of the House and Senate.
They are, at the danger of offending them, a bunch of Rodney King "let's all get along" ninnies and sissies and get their panties in a wad if Republicans start acting "partisan". That's why he's doing it, he needs the votes of that cohort in order to win. That's why Democrats always try to bait the Republicans into something they can claim is "partisan"...because the independents piss all over themselves when they hear that.
Yet, those numb nuts actually decide the elections. What a frickin' mess this country has become.
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