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And here's a shocker -- They stand decidedly NOT with the GOP;

(unless of course, you are a card-carrying member of their 'Constant Complaint Club') ...


Morning Plum:  Only Republicans and conservatives support lawsuit against Obama

by Greg Sargent, washingtonpost.com -- July 25, 2014

A new CNN poll finds that a majority of Americans oppose impeaching Obama by 65-33, and oppose the House GOP lawsuit against the president by 57-41. A majority disagree by 52-45 that he’s gone too far in expanding executive power.

You’ll be shocked to hear that only Republicans and conservatives support both impeaching the president and the lawsuit against him. Republicans support impeachment by 57-42; they support the lawsuit by 75-22. Among conservatives those numbers are 56-44 and 64-33.

Meanwhile, majorities of moderates and independents overwhelmingly oppose both. Among moderates the numbers on impeachment are 26-72 and on the lawsuit they are 34-62. Among independents the numbers are 35-63 and 43-55.
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You'd think that numbers like those, would put the 'fear of rationality' back into the Do-Nothing GOP.

You'd think that -- but you'd be wrong ...


Nope, It's still full steam ahead on the Republican Crazy Train ... (no matter what the Majority may think about it, or them) ...


House Panel Clears Way for Vote on Obama Lawsuit

by NO BYLINE, Associated Press; abcnews.go.com -- Jul 24, 2014

WASHINGTON — Over Democratic objections, Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law as it was written.

The vote in the Rules Committee was 7-4, with all Republicans in favor and all Democrats opposed.

Republicans say the lawsuit is necessary because Obama is exceeding his authority as president by failing to carry out legislation that Congress passed and he signed into law.
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Because in the GOP's constant-complaint-land it's:

Crazy is, as Crazy does.  And they still have no apparent shortage, of either.



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