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Political maneuvering, U.S.S. South Dakota(s), taxing allies, lands of no freedom
Former U.S. House Speaker John Boehner joined Rep. Dusty Johnson for a fundraiser at the Brix Wine Bar in Sioux Falls on Aug. 4. Boehner, a former congressman from Ohio who served two decades, became speaker of the House after Republicans won a mid-term wave in 2010. He found himself in the position of having to govern the country while being caught between the Obama administration and Tea Party Republicans.
If you are an online subscriber to The Dakota Scout, then you already know about the fundraiser from a story we published last month.
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