Funny how John Boehner and the Tea Party Republicans have changed their tune from “No budget unless you change Obamacare” to “No budget unless you begin rolling back the shutdown” to “No budget unless you address the deficit” without the mainstream media raising so much as a question about their constantly-shifting stance.
- Simple question: “Mister Speaker, why won’t you call for a vote on a continuing resolution?”
"Not a single word."
Dr Rebecca Erikson, my professor, in her introduction of epistemology and challenging the main narrative
JON STEWART, The Daily Show.
Stewart was reacting to Republican John Boehner admitting to ABC News host George Stephanopoulos that he reneged on an agreement he made with Democrat Harry Reid back in July that would’ve resulted in a “clean” spending bill — “no Obamacare” — thus avoiding a shutdown.
"I and my members had decided that the threat of Obamacare… was so important," said Boehner, "that it was time for us to take a stand."