Posted by | November 14, 2012 15:53 | Filed under: Top Stories

The Texas congressman says, “You don’t have to be a member of the body to be speaker.”

His motion was not seconded by any other members, and House Speaker John Boehner was reelected by a voice vote, followed by a standing ovation.

As he delivered his acceptance speech, Boehner responded to his colleague’s unexpected nomination.

“Louie, I love you too,” Boehner said.

By: Alan Colmes

Alan Colmes is the publisher of Liberaland.