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Is it time to boot Boehner?

A Republican lawmaker filed a motion Tuesday to remove House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, from his post, in another sign of dissatisfaction with Boehner’s leadership by a number of House conservatives.

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GOP senators introduce bill to stop VA health workers from receiving bonuses

Two Republican senators are attempting to crack down on VA health care employees by introducing a bill that would deny them bonuses through fiscal year 2015. On Tuesday, Sens. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., and Richard Burr, R-N.C., said they believe the bill is necessary due to allegations of veteran deaths as a result of long wait times roiling the agency.

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