Thursday, January 03, 2013

Obama's Immigration Reform Push To Begin This Month

I think Boehner's breaking of the so-called "Hastert Rule" reminds me of the old saying about a man who slips by breaking his marriage vows while out of town: "once is a mistake, twice is an affair."

If Boehner is seen frequently siding with Democrats and a minority 'rump parliament' of his own GOP, he will lay himself open to severe payback down the road----like losing his Speakership.

Democrats have already demonstrated their spinelessness by frequently re-electing the deeply partisan Pelosi as Speaker and then Minority Leader. The Republicans should not fall into the habit of splitting every time a contentious divisive issue comes up for a vote.

Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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