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Today in Foleygate

Posted on Oct 3, 2006

The latest developments:

  • ABC News is hearing about “other members” of Congress
  • The L.A. Times and AMERICAblog explore the link between Foley and GOP leadership: Foley’s former chief of staff
  • The ultraconservative Washington Times calls for Hastert’s resignation
  • House Majority Leader John Boehner throws Hastert under a bus
  • Rep. Tom Reynolds, a top GOP leader embroiled in this controversy, uses a large group of children as a shield at a press conference

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    By Mad as Hell, October 3, 2006 at 12:18 pm Link to this comment
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    Not surprised that the Ultra right-wingnuts are calling for Hastert’s head.  To them, he’s a liberal (Yeah, I know, I’m scratching my head too, but that’s what they think.)  Wash Moon Times is part of that group.

    Aha! So Boehner’s making his move to NOW be the Speaker..John-Boy, it’s looking like YOU are gonna be tarred with the same brush, so don’t get TOO strident in your calls for Denny to desert!

    Talk about a blatant and obvious power-play!

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    By Cheney/Voldemort 2008 Campaign HQ, October 3, 2006 at 11:31 am Link to this comment
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    Wow, isn’t it amazing how fast the party of Greedy Obtuse Perverts can get on message when live boys are involved?

    Anyone voting for a Republican is voting for terrorists, pedophiles, and marauders to run this country for another two years!

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