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Subject:  "Plan B" Not called For Vote Date:  12/20/2012  10:49 PM
Author:  PolymerMom Number:  46985 of 110782

Boehner punted. I'm not quite sure why he wants to be Speaker and put up with this abuse.

"The House did not take up the tax measure today because it did not have sufficient support from our members to pass," Boehner said in a statement after huddling with other Republican leaders.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/12/21/us-usa-fiscal-idUS...
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