Obama directly attacks Boehner

2013-10-03 17:34
US House Speaker John Boehner. (File, AFP)

US House Speaker John Boehner. (File, AFP)

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2013-10-03 11:24

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Rockville - President Barack Obama on Thursday directly attacked Republican Speaker John Boehner, saying he could end a "reckless" US government shut-down in just five minutes.

"Take a vote, stop this farce and end this shut down right now," Obama said during a fiery speech in the Washington DC suburbs.

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