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The Fundamental Problem With The House Leadership Border Bill

Like a number of the other legislative disasters that have befallen the House GOP leadership, the border package was written behind closed doors by a handful of Members and their often agenda-driven staff with no time for Members at large or the public to review it or have input into it. UPDATED: In unprecedented win for grassroots, late Friday the House passed conservative border bills.

28 Repubs. May Face TeaParty Wrath After Debt Vote

Jon Healey, LA Times

The Tea Party Express stated, "The GOP has lost yet another opportunity to prove that the Repub. Party will fight to stop Wash.'s reckless spending. Instead, they focus voters on the need to defeat incumbents who are unwilling to fight for the very Americans that sent them to D.C."