Skip to comments.In slideshow, Rep. Joe Barton declares war on the Obama administration
Posted on 11/30/2010 9:58:40 AM PST by Libloather
In slideshow, Rep. Joe Barton declares war on the Obama administration
By Al Kamen
Washington Post Staff Writer
Monday, November 29, 2010; 5:16 PM
If the Obama administration was hoping to see hints of bipartisanship from the Hill, it might want to skip over the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
The committee's ranking Republican, Rep. Joe L. Barton (Tex.), has a slide presentation that he's e-mailing to colleagues, pledging to do for the administration what Gen. George Patton and company did for Germany. The first slides are standard campaign material, with Barton asking to be elected by the new House Republican majority to be chairman of the committee.
Then comes the money slide, titled: "What's in Store for the Obama Administration," with photos of President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Generals Omar Bradley and George Patton in uniform.
"Speaker Boehner is our Dwight Eisenhower in the battle against the Obama Administration. Majority Leader Cantor is our Omar Bradley. I want to be George Patton - put anything in my scope and I will shoot it."
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The slide show was good!
That’s my boy! Still pizzed at him for something...can’t remember why. Even mailed him about it. Darn my memory is bad.
Well, well well..NOW obummer is demanding ‘bi-partisianship’. How convenient. Well dog let me tell you...we just had an election, and elections have consequences and we won! Sound familiar, barry? Live with it.
that's the way to play the game!
Thats my boy! Still pizzed at him for something...cant remember why. Even mailed him about it. Darn my memory is bad.
I’m still pissed at him for apologizing to BP...That was an idiotic blunder of the highest magnitude!!!