House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) told Fox News that his party faces a "real challenge" in holding on to its majority in the House.
Said Boehner: "We have 50 of our members in tough races, 89 freshmen running for their first reelections and we have 32 districts that are in states where there is no presidential campaign going to be run, no big Senate race and we call these orphan districts.
The Cincinnati Enquirer reports that House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) will have a primary challenger in his 2012 reelection bid. David Lewis, a 26-year-old tea party activist, will run on the single issue of "Boehner's support of a... Read Post
Speaker of the House John Boehner was reelected to that position today, but just barely: Boehner Reelected as Speaker; Nine Republicans Defect in Vote. Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) was reelected Speaker of the House on Thursday after ... Read Post
House speaker John Boenher said today he expected Republicans would hold onto the House in 2012, but cautioned that it would not be easy. “We have fifty of our members in tough races, 89 freshmen running for their first reelections ... Read Post