OK, I watched this on FOX Business Channel when Boehner was speaking and it's just spooky. "I stuck my neck out a mile to try to get an agreement with the president of the United States," Boehner continued to grumbling among Democrats.
July 29, 2011

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OK, I watched this on FOX Business Channel when Boehner was speaking and it's just spooky.

"I stuck my neck out a mile to try to get an agreement with the president of the United States," Boehner continued to grumbling among Democrats. "Hey, I put revenues on the table in order to try to come to an agreement in order to avert us being where we are. But a lot of people in this town can never say yes."

Boehner closed his remarks by thundering: "This House has acted. And it is time for the administration and time for our colleagues across the aisle… put something on the table! Tell us where you are!"

You can hear members in the House kind of hiss or make weird noises in the background. There's wasn't the usual cheers of support from fellow members of his caucus.

Clearly Majority leader John Boehner is not in charge of the House Republicans, but the Tea Party members are so he's a very frustrated man.

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