Post Profile

The Tracks Of John Boehner's Tears

There are a few certainties in this world: fish gotta swim, birds gotta fly, John Boehner's gotta cry. Remember how a year ago -- just a year ago -- the former speaker of the House wept when Pope Francis addressed a joint session of Congress? And then only a couple of days later announced he was stepping down as speaker? There were tears then, too. In part, tears of joy, because Boehner no longer would have to deal with the Freedom Caucus, those tea party Republican bully boys who had been making his life miserable, threatening government shutdowns -- and Boehner's job -- at every turn.
read more

See more about: John Boehner Pope Francis

Related Posts

Watch Pope Francis Greet Crowds Outside The U.S. Capitol

News : Huffington Post

After speaking to a joint meeting of Congress Thursday morning, Pope Francis addressed the throngs of people gathered on the U.S. Capitol's West Lawn. Appearing aside Vice President Joe Biden, House Speaker John Boehner (who teared ...

Pope Francis could become the first pontiff ever to address Congress

Business & Finance : Newsweek: Business

Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio) has invited Pope Francis to address a joint session of Congress. If Pope Francis accepts, he would be the first head of the Catholic Church to ever address the legislative body. "The Holy F...

Pope Francis to Address Joint Session of Congress

News : Mediaite

Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) announced today that Pope Francis will deliver a speech to a joint session of Congress this fall.

John Boehner Sent A Letter To Pope Francis Inviting Him To Speak To Congress

Politics : Business Insider: Politix

On the one-year anniversary of his election, Pope Francis was invited by House Speaker John Boehner to address a joint session of U.S. Congress. Boehner announced that he had sent a formal and open invitation to the Vatican in a sta...

Pope Francis to address Congress on September 24

News : The Raw Story

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner said on Thursday that Pope Francis will address a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Sept. 24, marking the first time a pope has delivered such a speech. The pope is expected to ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC