Tag Archives: Speaker John Boehner (R-OH-08)

House Approves $73 Million Funding INCREASE As Erik Paulsen Won’t Accept a $25,035 Budget Cut For HIS STAFF

“With President Trump, I’m ready to get off defense and go on offense. Trump is going to slaughter some sacred cows, and I’m ready for the barbecue” Representative Brent Farenthold (R-TX-27) told the Austin American-Statesman. Tough words … but apparently that barbecue will not include funding for Representative Farenthold’s own staff … because he voted […]

Pillars of a New Majority : John Kline Rubber-stamp Committee Approves NCLB Reform

John Kline’s legacy is being written (and he is all smiles) … A legacy based on fighting House Democrats “management” style … one that Republicans promised would change when voters returned them to the majority … offering “Pillars of a New Majority”. Over the course of her tenure, Speaker Pelosi has consolidated authority, abusing the […]

Who to believe : VFW, American Legion or John Kline ?

The Selling of Chairman John Kline is based on a simple spin — he doesn’t follow Washington orders, he works across the aisle for commonsense solutions with a primary mission of protecting veterans (and children). Spin. And John Kline’s May 1st press release has spin … John Kline Supports Bipartisan Legislation to Ensure Veterans Receive […]

GOP House Budget Rejects Amendment To Restore VA Funding

The 114th Congress gaveled into session with 58 new Members — 43 Republicans and 15 Democrats — all with the idea of representing their constituents. Sadly, thus far, we have seen that some believe their constituents are their respective Party Managers … be it, Corporate Republican, TaxedEnoughAlready Conservative or Democrat. For the Republicans, the Party […]

John Kline Student Success Act Test : Just Count to 17

Election 2014 had a simple strategy : Chairman John Kline delivered for Minnesotans — At a time when Washington is gridlocked, John Kline is working with Democrats and Republicans to get things done for Minnesota families. “It seems like nothing gets done in Congress these days. But John Kline is different.” Spending $2,806,110 for his […]

Wannabe Kline Colleague : Public education “the most widespread and devastating form of child abuse and racism in the United States”

The message from Speaker John Boehner long August bus trip was simple … Republicans see another wave coming. The Democrats are hang-tied to “Obama” and “Obamacare” while the Republicans are enthusiastically waiting for November 5th when they can see how many seats they have added to their majority. Speaker Boehner did not take a “summer […]

The Backstory to that Kline Video

Agree or Disagree : “The condition of your birth doesn’t determine the outcome of your life.” College graduates today are no different than the 22 year old kid with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Northwood University (formally Northwood Institute) of West Palm Beach FL faced in 1995 … can I get a job […]