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Boehner: Obama Could Get Immigration Reform 'Next Year'

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said that President Barack Obama should “continue to follow the law” in order to help “create an environment where you could do immigration reform in a responsible way next year” on Tuesday’s “Hugh Hewitt...Show More Summary

Boehner Video Stars Wind-Up Monkey

President Barack Obama may have helped win an Emmy award for his work with Zach Galifianakis, but House Speaker John Boehner (R., Ohio) is making his play to wrest the quirky video crown away with his own odd co-star: a toy monkey.

Boehner Shoots Bizarre Video With Wind-Up Monkey Toy

last weekNews : Mediaite

The official government office of House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) posted to its website on Tuesday a slickly produced 40-second video centered on a wind-up toy monkey that sits in Boehner’s house.

Boehner: Obama WH Again Ignored 'Laws It Finds Inconvenient' with Taliban Release

In the wake of a Government Accountability Office report that concluded the Obama administration broke the law when it released five Taliban Guantanamo prisoners for Bowe Bergdahl, House Speaker John Boehner slammed the administration’s propensity to ignore laws. Show More Summary

Watch President Obama Sing Ariana Grande’s “Problem” (Sort Of)

last weekNews : NewsFeed

With special cameos from Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker John Boehner

Boehner's troubles with House conservatives may only get worse

last weekNews : The Newsroom

By David Lawder FOND DU LAC Wis. (Reuters) - Glenn Grothman is a fiery conservative who wants to slash welfare programs and crack down on illegal immigrants who he says will "destroy" America. And if U.S. House Speaker John Boehner wants to keep his job next year, he had better be sure Grothman and his fellow House of Representatives newcomers are happy....

John Boehner has a clear tell when things aren't going well, says Paul Ryan

If you ever find yourself in a poker game with House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), watch for when he breaks out the cigarettes. "If it’s a good meeting, he might go without one," Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) writes in his new book, The Way Forward: Renewing the American Idea. Show More Summary

John Boehner: Like Obama, George W. Bush Didn't Care About Securing The Border

President Barack Obama is not serious about securing the border, but neither was former President George W. Bush, according to House Speaker John Boehner. “No, no. That’s the issue.” Boehner said when asked in an interview with North Dakota radio host Scott Hennen if Obama would like to secure the border. Show More Summary

Boehner: $40 million fundraiser _ and counting

2 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

LINCOLN, N.D. (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner's fundraising skills are in a class of their own, helping him raise more than $43 million for accounts under his direct control and helping to raise tens of millions more to help Republican allies.

#DirtyDenier$ Day 8: Shelley Moore Capito

Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito has received $865,436 from the Mining Industry over the course of her career. This is more money than any other House or Senate candidate besides House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Show More Summary

Boehner: Executive action on immigration reform would be a 'grievous mistake'

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has been having a rough time of his job lately. He's dogged by rumors that he's plotting impeachment, he can't corral his party's conservative base, and people won't stop calling him a cry-baby. So,...Show More Summary

Sessions: Amnesty Overreach Should Be Part of Boehner Lawsuit Against Obama

In an appearance on Birmingham, AL’s WAPI’s “The Matt Murphy Show,” Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) was asked by host Matt Murphy about a proposal first put forth by Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) suggesting that House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) make...Show More Summary

Boehner: Unilateral Action on Immigration 'Would Be a Grievous Mistake'

House Speaker John Boehner warned President Barack Obama against taking the polarizing, political approach to immigration Friday. “Immigration is a tough issue, and the situation at the border has made it even more fraught and complex,” he wrote in an op-ed published at Politico. Show More Summary

BOEHNER: It's Becoming Clear That Obama Does Not Have A Strategy In Iraq

House Speaker John Boehner on Friday criticized President Barack Obama for what he called the lack of a coherent strategy to deal with the threat posed by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), as the U.S. conducted an airstrike in the northern region of the country. Show More Summary

GOP Rep: Boehner Lawsuit Waste of Money, Impeach Obama Instead

In an interview with Greenville, NC's 103.7 WTIB's "Talk of the Town" radio program on Monday, Rep. Walter Jones (R-NC) dismissed House Speaker John Boehner's lawsuit against the Obama administration for overstepping the bounds of executive authority as a waste of money and suggested impeachment instead. Show More Summary

GOP Rep. Explains Why He’s For Impeachment Over Boehner Lawsuit

4 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Rep. Walter Jones (R-NC) was one of five Republicans who voted against House Speaker John Boehner's resolution to sue President Barack Obama. But it wasn't because he doesn't think the president has overstepped his authority. Instead, as Jones made clear in a radio interview this week, it's because he prefers impeachment instead.

Steve King relishes new leadership role, hints at impeachment

This is what House Speaker John Boehner gets for allowing Rep. Steve King to lead, on anything. After the failure of his initial attempt at a border bill last Thursday, Boehner released a statement from leadership that said, in part,...Show More Summary

Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Pretzel logic edition

Dana Milbank looks at what passes for logic in the House. After conservatives on Thursday brought down House Speaker John Boehner’s bill to address the border crisis, the new House Republican leadership team issued a joint statementShow More Summary

Washington Post Reporter: Final Border Bill 'Pre-Recess Win' for John Boehner

Late Friday evening, the House finally passed its border funding bill after House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) had pulled it on Thursday, sent lawmakers home for recess, and then called an audible hours after to beckon them back as he and House GOP leaders scrambled to resuscitate it. Show More Summary

House Dem: Boehner Deserves a Lot of Credit for Avoiding Impeachment with Lawsuit

Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) took a contradictory tack to her Democratic colleagues multiple claims that House Speaker John Boehner's (R-OH) lawsuit against President Barack Obama is a "march toward impeachment." On CSPAN'sShow More Summary

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