Conservative Groups Admonish GOP Leadership for Ousting Members from Committees

Leadership removes feisty members from key committee assignments.

House Speaker John Boehner and his lieutenant, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, have brought down the hammer on free thought, conservative activists say.

House Speaker John Boehner's "plan b" proposal irks some conservative heavyweights.


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