Ronald Hart is a syndicated op-ed humorist, award-wining author and TV/radio commentator. His columns are carried in over forty newspapers and online publications including USA Today, Forbes, The Daily Caller, Orange County Register, Dallas News and Panama City News Herald.
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Boehner bails, or orange is the new back out
Speaker of the House John Boehner's sudden resignation from Congress resulted in a chain reaction of Republicans looking to fill the leadership void he has occupied for five years.
The "barbarians at the gate" conservatives demanding Boehner's resignation, might be quelled in the short run. But herding the cats of the GOP, with their intense insurgents, wealth of ideas and impatience to stop the Democrats' leftist agenda, is a difficult task. Getting the various factions of the GOP to agree on legislation is like trying to gift wrap an octopus.
Boehner, an historic figure as the first orange speaker of the House, will move on. With all the bronzer he uses, he might be looking to head the Spokane chapter of the NAACP. He might have an easier time leading that group than he has with the cantankerous Republican caucus.
Democrats, monolithic lemmings interested only in power, are easy to lead. If Nancy Pelosi or Harry Reid tells them to vote for something, they...full column text
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