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Editorial: Good riddance, John Boehner!




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Thomas Sowell
October 7, 2015 | 3,383 views | 5 comments

The impending departure of Speaker of the House John Boehner gives the House Republicans a real opportunity to accomplish something. But an opportunity is not a guarantee. It is a little like a football team being first down and goal at the 10-yard line. You have a good chance of scoring a touchdown from there -- if you can get your act together. But you could also find yourself having to settle for a field goal. Or for a missed field goal. And of course you can also fumble the ball and have the other team grab it -- and run it all the way back across the field to score a touchdown against you. With Republicans, it would be chancy to make a bet as to which of these scenarios is most likely. . . .

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4th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Spriungs  
October 9, 2015 10:56am
 
7th, that is ridiculous. What restaurant owner would make paying customers unwelcome? And, there is no racism in La Vernia. Now that Boehner is leaving, won't have to watch a grown man crying like a little girl any... More ›

 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
October 8, 2015 3:56pm
 
7th Gen., Please share some proof of your statement concerning LaVernia restaurants. If you can't get the proof yourself, just ask Facts only!

 
7th Generation La Vernian  
La Vernia  
October 8, 2015 3:47pm
 
Republicans can appeal to blacks? You should listen to the conversations in LV restaurants, blacks are not welcome. That is just the way it is.

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
October 8, 2015 2:17pm
 
PVP, I second your nomination! LOL

 
Publius Valerius Publicola  
Rome, Tx.  
October 8, 2015 1:38pm
 
Thomas, you continue to amaze me with the clarity of your thinking. Sure you don't want to run for public office?

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