WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner (BAY'-nur) is inviting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (SHEEN-zoh AH-bay) to address a joint meeting of Congress next month.
House Speaker John Boehner, right, listens as House Majority Whip Steve Scalise speaks on Capitol Hill on March 24. (AP/Lauren Victoria Burke) House Republicans on Wednesday night passed a budget that eliminates nearly $5 trillion...Show More Summary
People say mean things about House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif) on Twitter. They've noticed. And in case you missed it, President Obama joined Jimmy Kimmel earlier this month for a presidential edition of the 'mean tweets' segment.
The Republican-controlled House passed a Republican budget bill that's seen as a victory for House Speaker John Boehner (R). It includes an increase in the "war fund," the only portion of defense spending not capped by sequestration, which the bill does not repeal. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- It's almost like seeing a unicorn run through Congress. House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) have teamed up on a bill, and it's a biggie. It would fix a massive funding gap inShow More Summary
Paul Ryan presses colleagues to vote for bipartisan Medicare fix: http://t.co/hZORoLXToB pic.twitter.com/25uVZVHXZ4 — The Hill (@thehill) March 25, 2015 House Speaker John Boehner has been quietly pushing a bill to change the formula used to pay physicians under Medicare. The bill ends the sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula which has forced Congress to pass ad [...]
House Speaker John Boehner was in the mood for some March Madness fun when Ohio State's marching band helped honor golfing legend Jack Nicklaus in Washington, but his joke fell flat -- really flat. So flat that his quip garnered jeers from the crowd in attendance. "A special thank you to the Ohio State marching band for being here. Show More Summary
The New York Times reports a bipartisan Medicare deal “cobbled together” by none other than House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), “who rarely agree on anything,” has hit a surprising impediment: Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV). Senate [...]
The collusive relationship between House Speaker John Boehner and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu runs famously deep, into the well of Congress. They are aligned by shared interests in augmenting Netanyahu’s political fortunes, improving the Republican Party’s electoral viability, and
Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) introduces the latest GOP plan to make people suffer. If House Speaker John Boehner can force his fractured caucus to coalesce around a budget, that budget will screw federal workers (as usual) by both cutting their...Show More Summary
No tears but bewilderment from House Speaker John Boehner. Scratching his head over reports that Israel spied on nuke talks with Iran. But that isn’t keeping him from flying to Israel at the invitation of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner and a House delegation will visit Israel and meet with recently re-elected Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu later this month, his office said Friday. Click to Continue »...
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) is "shocked" and "baffled" at Monday's Wall Street Journal report which claims Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government spied on U.S. nuclear talks with Iran and gave confidential information to U.S. Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday that he’s “baffled” by reports that Israel spied on negotiators in the closed-door talks over Iran’s nuclear program — espionage that Israeli officials denied. “I’m baffled by it,” Boehner told reporters about the news report that comes at a time of strained relations between the U.S. and Israel. “I’m […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday that he's "baffled" by reports that Israel spied on negotiators in the closed-door talks over Iran's nuclear program — espionage that Israeli officials denied. "I'm baffled by it," Boehner told reporters about the news report that comes at a time of strained relations between the U.S. Show More Summary
The real test for the week will be to see whether House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell can each keep their respective caucuses in line long enough to pass budget resolutions through both chambers. IfShow More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner will lead a congressional delegation of Republican lawmakers to travel to Jerusalem sometime in the next two weeks to meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. CNN reports: According to Israeli newspaper Haaretz, the speaker’s trip will begin March 31, and he’ll be leading a congressional delegation of Republican lawmakers. The [...]Show More Summary
John Boehner is heading to Israel as strained relations between White House and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu hit a new low this week.
You may have seen that Israeli officials announced this evening that US House Speaker John Boehner will leave at the end of March for a 10 day victory tour through Israel. The trip, purportedly, was planned during Netanyahu's visit to Washington earlier this month, which is to say, before Netanyahu's election victory. Show More Summary
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) House Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi appear to have a deal for a permanent solution on the "doc fix," the annual ritual of Congress to override the sustainable growth rate formula for paying doctors for seeing Medicare patients. Show More Summary