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WaPo: Austerity is first order for Boehner’s installation as House speaker

by Lisa Mathias

Philip Rucker of the Washington Post writes this Monday about the transition from one House Speaker to a new one, as Nancy Pelosi begins to step down from the position and John Boehner prepares to take over. But his transition is markedly different than Pelosi’s, with the intention of showing the American people that, according to the WG’s David Winston, he means business:

“Boehner’s just a very different guy in this regard,” Winston said. “He’s making it more about policy and issues rather than him and the new majority.”

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