Speaker Boehner –

Ohio representative John Boehner was elected speaker of the House of Representatives with 241 votes.  The election is the highlight of his 20 year career in Washington D.C. as a Congressman.  Boehner is expected to move the agenda towards spending cuts in the session.  One reported goal is to cut the federal government by 20% excluding the military and homeland security.

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Jim Sutliff

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