So they said

“My name is Michael O’Donnell.… You may know me better as the villain I play in The Wichita Eagle.” – the Wichita City Council member and state senator-elect (in photo), opening his controversial remarks to the Sedgwick County Commission about the proposed Bowllagio tax-increment financing district
“In our state, Republicans vote together 98 percent of the time. If you are not with them a 100 percent of the time, you’re gone.” – outgoing Senate President Steve Morris, R-Hugoton, in the Huffington Post
“Tim Huelskamp for Speaker!” – headline on a post by conservative Arizona blogger David Hall
“That’s why we get the big bucks. Let’s do our job.” – Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Fowler, telling Politico he’s ready to work through Christmas because of the fiscal cliff