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December 05, 2012


Boehner Says Members Will Be Punished for Their Votes

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) warned his conference that GOP leaders are "watching" how the rank-and-file vote to determine committee assignments, The Hill reports.

Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS), one of the lawmakers denied a spot on his current committee in the next Congress, Boehner noted the leadership has punished four members but "claimed that it had nothing to do with their conservative ideology, but had to do with their voting patterns."












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