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Obama to GOP: Get like Lincoln

In Chicago to raise campaign money Friday, President Barack Obama said Republicans should be a little more like Illinois Republican Abraham Lincoln, and support greater spending by the federal government. “We have some guests in Illinois this week," Obama told...
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John Boehner channels Abraham Lincoln

Politics / US Politics : The Plum Line (last year)

In his memo to House Republicans, John Boehner cites a quote from Abraham Lincoln that, he says, supports the current GOP position on the evils of government spending and debt: The book Congressman Lincoln by Chris DeRose, which I r... Read Post

Happy Hour Roundup

Politics / US Politics : The Plum Line (5 hours ago)

House GOP leader Eric Cantor released a blistering statement today slamming President Obama for failing to work with House Republicans on immigration reform, insisting they will never, ever, ever be railroaded into supporting the Se... Read Post

GOP Congressman Dennis Ross says raising the minimum wage is “not right”

Politics : Politics (7 hours ago)

The Florida Republican tries to explain to a constituent why it'd be wrong to pay hardworking people more money Read Post

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