Eugene Delgaudio: Speaker Boehner Bluntly Stabs Conservatives In Back, Pelosi Promotes Sucking
"Public Advocate last week warned Congressmen and conservatives to speak up and not allow Speaker Boehner to betray them and now here we are. Conservatives have been betrayed on the anti-family budget deal. Earlier,Public Advocate warned Senators not to be silent in opposition to they ENDA vote in the Senate and told them there would be consequences," says Delgaudio.
A week later, after Senators ignored Public Advocate, the Senate imposed an end to the filibuster. Conservatives need to oppose the leadership in both houses in both parties, " says Eugene Delgaudio.
The New York Post reports: Pelosi Says Embrace The Suck.
"It's not exactly a ringing endorsement of the budget deal. "Embrace the suck," House minority leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi told fellow Democrats Thursday morning, a source told Politico. "We need to get this off the table so we can go forward," she added. It's a way of telling her colleagues the budget deal negotiated with Republicans is the best they can get."
John Boehner: Conservative Groups Have 'Lost All Credibility'
After going after outside conservative groups Wednesday, House Speaker John Boehner is digging in.
At a Thursday morning press conference, the speaker was even more biting over budget disagreements, saying that the groups are "misleading their followers, they're pushing our members in places where they don't want to be, and frankly I think they've lost all credibility."
"It just comes to a point where some people step over the line," the speaker said. "When you criticize something and you have no idea what you're criticizing, it undermines your credibility."