Under John Boehner, the House of Representatives is a bunch of shiftless slackers

Pat Cunningham

The majority party in the House of Representatives gets to decide when that body is formally in session, which means that Speaker John Boehner and the other Republicans on his leadership team are to blame for the lazy pace of the past few months — and years.

If these people received only the currently disgracefully low minimum wage of $7.25 an hour, they’d be overpaid.

Dana Milbank EXPLAINS:

A meat cleaver hangs over the federal government, but the unflappable men and women of the House majority remain cool and poised.

With just four days left to stop automatic spending ...

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