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Oct 04, 2013

Reviews Continue: Editorial Boards Rail Against Reckless #GOPShutdown

After Speaker Boehner and House Republicans recklessly shut down the government for the first time in 17 years, even more editorial boards across the country - and the ideological spectrum - are decrying the irresponsible behavior of House Republicans. 

See the newest ones for yourself.

  • New! A losing strategy for Republicans [Intelligencer Journal, 10/4/13]
  • New!  Benishek: Are you a Republican first or a resident of the 1st District? [Petoskey News, 10/4/13]
  • New! Shutdown not looking good for the GOP [SC Now, 10/4/13]
  • New! It’s got to stop [The Recorder, 10/4/13]
  • New! The wrong way to fight for principle [The Virginian-Pilot, 10/3/13]
  • New! Why shutdown needs to end now [USA Today, 10/3/13]
  • New! Coffman’s complicity in government shut-down shows an abandonment of good judgment [Aurora Sentinel, 10/3/13]
  • New! Shame on irresponsible GOP zealots for causing federal shutdown [M Live, 10/3/13]
  • New! Our View: Do the job or get out [Bucks County Courier Times, 10/2/13]
  • New! A battle GOP cannot win [LD News, 10/2/13]
  • New! Democracy should operate better than this [The Daily Republic, 10/2/13]
  • New! Holding budget hostage sets a terrible precedent [The Sacramento Bee, 10/2/13]
  • New! GOP obsession with ending Obamacare hurts nation [Sun-Sentinel, 10/1/13]
  • New! House Republicans’ stunning negligence [The Middletown Press, 10/1/13]
  • New! Shut down the shut 'er downers [Courier-Journal, 10/1/13]
  • New! The Republicans’ Ideological Shutdown [Bloomberg, 10/1/13]
  • New! Small GOP group cause of the problem [The Herald, 10/1/13]
  • Do Job, Keep It Simple [PJ Journal Star, 10/2/13]
  • A wrecking ball inside Capitol dome [The Virginian-Pilot, 10/2/13]
  • Republicans, in thrall to the tea party, are ignoring their duty to the nation [The Buffalo News, 10/2/13]
  • Federal deadlock hurts only innocent bystanders [Portland Press Herald, 10/2/13]
  • This is Boehner’s shutdown [Concord Monitor, 10/2/13]
  • The GOP's shutdown sham [LA Times, 10/1/13]
  • John Boehner’s Shutdown [NY Times, 10,1/13]
  • Unreasonable tea party demands drag nation into turmoil [The Kansas City Star, 10/1/13]
  • Put down the tea pot, Republicans, and back away [Arizona Republic, 10/1/13]
  • Time for GOP independence during shutdown [Seattle Times, 10/1/13]
  • House Republicans are failing Americans in their effort to kill Obamacare [The Washington Post, 10/1/13]
  • The House GOP's clueless shutdown crusade [Minneapolis Star-Tribune, 10/1/13]
  • Grown-up Republicans need to step up to stop shutdown [Newark Star-Ledger, 10/1/13]
  • The Shutdown Party: Our view [USA Today, 10/1/13]
  • Government shutdown a lousy response to flawed health law [The Oregonian, 10/1/13]
  • Obstinacy getting GOP, nation nowhere [Democrat and Chronicle, 10/1/13]
  • Boehner deserves blame for the government shutdown [Raleigh News and Observer, 10/1/13]
  • House GOP owns the consequences of reckless government shutdown [Sacramento Bee, 10/1/13]
  • Tea party extremists shut down government over Obamacare [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10/1/13]
  • Shutdown is a battle the GOP can't win [The Denver Post, 10/1/13]
  • The stunning negligence of the House GOP [New Hampshire Register, 10/1/13]
  • Republicans' Shutdown Strategy Not Winning Any Fans [Hartford Courant, 10/1/13]
  • Federal workers deserve better than Congress’s disregard [The Washington Post, 9/30/13]
  • Not another temper tantrum [Miami Herald, 9/30/13]
  • Senate was right to vote down Republicans' blackmail effort [Des Moines Register, 9/30/13]
  • Extortion: Sordid GOP travesty [Charleston Gazette, 9/30/13]
  • The GOP’s opportunities — Whole country may pay the price for Republicans’ brinkmanship [Anniston Star, 9/30/13]
  • GOP on suicide mission with shutdown ultimatum [Daily Times, 9/30/13]
  • Government shutdown nothing but madness: Blame lies with Republican fringe [The Salt Lake Tribune, 9/30/13]
  • Shutdown puts GOP at risk [Addison Independent, 9/30/13]
  • Democracy shuts down [Times Union, 9/30/13]