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September 28, 2015 | 1,678 views | 14 comments

Reince Priebus, Chairman
The Republican National Committee
310 First Street SE
Washington, D.C. 20003

SUBJECT: New Speaker of the House

Dear Sir:

If you want to save the Republican party, you and the old fogey members of the House (the establishment folks) need to either resign your posts or come out of the 1980's, or wherever it is you currently reside, and join the new generation in 2015. Your 'old' methods of governing simply do not work or else you consider becoming rich from bribes in office as somehow accomplishing something good for the country. In that case, they work very well on a personal level. John Boehner was a solid reminder of that fact.

Your party needs to elect someone with the intellect, courage, and cajones to take it to the opposition. Unfortunately, thanks to you and your compadres, we have to once again fight the Democratic
Socialists and the GOP establishment before we can set about responsibly repairing our broken nation.

For starters, Kevin McCarthy is a non-starter ... a guy who for years has supported talk of open borders? That's a vote for California, not the United States! In my opinion, the candidates for speaker in this present hour are:

· Trey Gowdy (R), 4th District, SC Chairman of the Select Committee on Benghazi
· Jason Chaffetz (R), 3rd District, UT Chairman of Oversight & Government Reform Committee
· Jim Jordan (R), 4th District, OH Member of Oversight & Government Reform Committee
· Louie Gohmert (R), 1st District, TX Member of The House Judiciary Committee; he also personally tore down the gates of the WWII Memorial after the president ordered the memorial closed to groups of visiting WWII veterans.

Any of these true, conservative republicans would put the Democratic Socialists and the president on notice that a new sheriff is in town. The socialists would be forced to vote on uncomfortable issues and the president would be forced to veto any legislation passed by both houses of Congress. Once and for all, the people (owners) of the country would know who the real obstructionists are ... and, it ain't the republicans!

You better get your act together before a new Conservative Constitutionalist party is formed!


G. Robert Pritts
St. Hedwig, TX 78152

P.S. In the Senate, you must work on dumping Mitch McConnell as Senate Majority Leader!
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Your Opinions and Comments

Elaine K.  
October 6, 2015 10:54am
I've always wondered how folks who cannot figure out how to get a free voter ID would be educated enough to vote ...

4th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Spriungs  
October 6, 2015 9:13am
I believe that voters should have to take and pass a basic test on government and current events. And, I believe they should have to retake it every 5 years. I don't see why people who do not know the issues or candidates... More ›

Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
October 6, 2015 8:53am
4th, (or whoever else) What are your thoughts or suggestions about raising the voting age to 25 or 30?

4th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Spriungs  
October 5, 2015 10:23am
Is John Coryn still a senator from Texas? He has totally disappeared. Now talk about your whimpy go along to get along do nothing politician. Why is he still in office? We need some crocodiles in the Senate not lap... More ›

Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
October 4, 2015 4:20pm
Has everybody heard ... Jason Chaffetz has thrown his hat into the ring and announced he is running for Speaker of the House, challenging left leaning McCarthy for the position. Write or call your representative if you truly... More ›

Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
October 3, 2015 4:04pm
4th Gen, I thought of term limits as well, but they would also eliminate, in time, the true constitutional conservatives I listed as exceptional replacements for John Boehner. The real answer, to returning our government to... More ›

Elaine K.  
October 2, 2015 3:20pm
So, 4th, I hope that you wrote your own letter ... let your opinions be known!

4th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Spriungs  
October 2, 2015 1:40pm
Bob, good letter and straight to the point. But, you know that power and greed trumps all in Washington. Never saw a politician come into power and go out broke. Those people in DC don't care about you, your family, or... More ›

HR Grimm  
La Vernia, TX  
October 1, 2015 7:22pm
Bob, Great to have another voice of common sense working toward a solution. Rally the Troops! Unless "WE, The People..." get involved we are going to continue on a downward spiral . H.R. Grimm

New Guy  
Wilson County  
September 30, 2015 4:07pm
Bob: The fact of the matter is he made a speech outlining his position on Border Security. Like you don't get your thoughts from the GOP websites? But you never admit you are wrong and we know that, but it is sure cool to... More ›

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