Originally Posted by patrickBOOTH
Did anybody read that, "The Education of John Boehner" in the WSJ? Very troublesome article. It also made the President look like a huge asshole.
"At one point several weeks ago," Mr. Boehner says, "the president said to me, 'We don't have a spending problem.' "
Mr. Boehner confirms that at one critical juncture he asked Mr. Obama, after conceding on $800 billion in new taxes, "What am I getting?" and the president replied: "You don't get anything for it. I'm taking that anyway."
Don't know if Obama actually said those words but if he did he's a complete asshole.