Speaker of the Oompaloompas John Boehner took to the Facebook Tuesday to let America know why California has a drought. Now, you might think it has something to do with the decided lack of rain over the past few years, but you’d be fooling yourself. Show More Summary
House Speaker, John Boehner remains guarded about Pope Francis' upcoming visit. "We're walking on eggshells here," says Boehner, "If we let the Pope address Congress with Jumbotrons on the Mall, next thing you know, we're going to have...Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) called for an investigation into Planned Parenthood on Wednesday after an anti-abortion group released an undercover video that claims to show that the family planning provider sells fetal body parts. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The searing political conflict over abortion flared anew Wednesday as congressional Republicans said they will investigate whether Planned Parenthood is selling organs from aborted fetuses. House Speaker John Boehner called for committees to probe the question and said President Barack Obama should condemn and stop the practice. Show More Summary
Speaker John Boehner announced today that committees in the House of Representatives will take a look at the Planned Parenthood abortion business after a shocking new expose’ video that caught Planned Parenthood’s top doctor describing how the abortion business sells the body parts of aborted babies. New undercover footage shows Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s […]
Indiana GOP Gov. Mike Pence Leading Off: • IN-Gov: In an unexpected bit of news, former state House Speaker John Gregg managed to raised more money than GOP Gov. Mike Pence in the first six months of the year, $1.76 million to $1.63 million. Show More Summary
Top US Republicans expressed skepticism about a historic nuclear deal reached Tuesday with Iran, saying it gives Tehran too much room to maneuver and does not safeguard American security interests. Some in Congress have already said they are prepared to reject the deal because it does not...
Here's a question I'd like to see at least one reporter in our corporate media ask any of these Republicans who continue to do what House Speaker John Boehner did on this Sunday's Face the Nation. Just what do you or anyone on Trey Gowdy's...Show More Summary
Heckuva job, Orange Man. Last week, the House experienced yet another meltdown thanks to the "leadership" of Speaker John Boehner, one of the most embarrassing yet as his Republican conference stood in support of the Confederate flag, even as it was being lowered from the grounds of the very Republican South Carolina statehouse. Show More Summary
The problem children in House Speaker John Boehner's Republican conference got themselves a win last month when they helped force the expiration of the Export-Import Bank. The so-called "Freedom Caucus" is now feeling its oats, envisioning a future in which a cowed Boehner gives them everything they want. Show More Summary
On Face the Nation Sunday morning, host John Dickerson asked House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) why, if Donald Trump was such a headache and sanctuary cities such a threat, the House didn’t just pass the Senate’s comprehensive immigration reform package? “I’ve been trying to do immigration reform for four years,” Boehner said. “The President has […]
2016 Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders responded on Face the Nation Sunday morning to criticism from House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) that he was "out of the mainstream" with his desire to raise taxes to pay for his policies.
House Speaker John Boehner was obviously not confident his party would do the right thing As the Confederate flag comes down in South Carolina, congressional Republicans are trying to regain their footing after a disaster of a day Thursday,...Show More Summary
While serving as speaker, Boehner has netted the third largest number and third highest percentage increase of seats won by his party among the 15 Republicans to serve in the post in the chamber’s history.
WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner's day went from bad to worse Thursday as his efforts to quietly ease a fight over the Confederate flag blew up. Democrats seized the opportunity to denounce Republicans as defenders of a painful symbol of racism. Show More Summary
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi responded to House Speaker John Boehner's Confederate flag debacle by putting Republicans further on the spot. Republicans failed. Massively. Pelosi introduced a privileged resolution instructing that...Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner called for an “adult” debate over the display of the Confederate flag over a measure Republicans put forward to continue to permit its display at certain National Park Service-run cemeteries.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican House Speaker John Boehner (BAY'nuhr) says he disagrees with GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump's inflammatory comments on immigration. Trump's fellow candidates have already criticized the business mogul for saying Mexican immigrants are criminals and rapists.
House Speaker John Boehner Oh, my. It seems House Republican leaders really don't want their members going on the record about the Confederate flag. It didn't take long after Republicans proposed an amendment that would have overturned...Show More Summary
I confess that I’m growing a tad bit worried. By my count, today is Day 1,933 since House Speaker John Boehner and then Minority Leader Mitch McConnell first pledged to “repeal and replace”...