(ROLL CALL) Speaker John A. Boehner took to the press conference podium Thursday to set the record straight on a line of attack he seems to be hearing from conservatives: That he has no spine.
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“It does pain me to be described as ‘spineless’ or a ‘squish,’” a somewhat-jocular Boehner said.
“I tell you what pains me the most is when they describe me as ‘the establishment,’” Boehner said.
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