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Politico: John Boehner: Cut spending with debt ceiling

by Lisa Mathias

Politico reports that after being re-elected as Speaker of the House, John Boehner cited Winston Group poll numbers to support his view on cutting spending in the debt ceiling debate:

Speaking at a closed-door House Republican Conference meeting the day after he was reelected as speaker with resistance from some conservatives, the Ohio Republican cited a poll by his adviser David Winston that showed “72 percent of Americans agree any increase in the nation’s debt limit must be accompanied by spending cuts and reforms of a greater amount.

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