A major crisis had been averted as Rep. Todd Tiahrt learned he would not be chosen as the majority whip. The Republicans may be stupid at times, but they weren’t stupid enough to put one of the dumbest politicians from
According to The Wichita Eagle, February 02, 2006:
”Tiahrt didn’t get a chance to compete for the majority whip job, because that was dependent on current whip Roy Blunt of Missouri being elected the new House majority leader. But Blunt lost in today’s election to Rep. John Boehner of
Much as our mission in
From WASHINGTON – “U.S. Representative Todd Tiahrt had already announced that Committee Chairmen, Steve Buyer (R-IN) Veterans’ Affairs and Donald Manzullo (R-IL) Small Business, would have Co-Chaired his campaign for House Majority Whip. Buyers has been accused of treating veteran’s benefits as welfare.” See: Larry Scott: "Welfarizing" the VA
Tiahrt is once again, a sinking ship.