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Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) gave a, well, very interesting response when reporters asked him what he’s going to do in the current standoff on President Obama’s executive actions on immigration and funding for the Department of Homeland Security.

Click above to watch Boehner really play hard-to-get with the press corps — then share this video!

Video via CNN.

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Sen. Joe Manchin

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But the guy who turned those themes into a victory was not a Republican. He was a Democrat, Joe Manchin of West Virginia. And he's somehow proven to be both the indispensable senator for President Joe Biden and a villain to many in his party.

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