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Tea Partier: 'John Boehner Is A Socialist' (VIDEO)

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"Well, John Boehner is a socialist. I'm not calling him names," said Lewis, in response to Cavuto's rebuttal that the bill Boehner voted for was already doomed. "Here is someone that refuses to phase out Social Security."

Cavuto further pressed Lewis, asking him whether the Tea Party at large supported Lewis in his attacks on Speaker Boehner.

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Michael Lester contributed to this report.

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