Washington Post: “Some parts of these botched negotiations looked a lot like the recent past. Franks and his House Freedom Caucus cronies played the role of obstructionists who will buck party leaders no matter if it’s John Boehner, Ryan’s predecessor, [...]
The U.S. House is postponing its vote on the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
A few weeks ago we noted that none other than John Boehner, the former Republican Speaker of the House, scoffed at the idea of repealing and replacing Obamacare as he essentially predicted that Republicans would become their own worst...Show More Summary
You can almost hear the maniacs in Congress crying, "But he was supposed to be our House Speaker!" They deposed John Boehner so they could get this? None of Ryan's tenure as speaker has been easy, because the Freedom Caucus maniacs and their big backers in interest groups won't ever let leadership off easy. Show More Summary
Former congressional rivals Harry Reid and John Boehner plan to co-chair a new public policy think tank at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. MGM Resorts International and UNLV announced … Click to Continue »
John Boehner, the man who repeated “repeal and replace Obamacare” so often that it became a political catchphrase, admitted last week that his fellow Republicans are…
Former House Speaker John Boehner threw a wet blanket on the repeal and replace effort, saying that Republicans will likely fix the flaws in the...
HEALTH CARE // Retired House Speaker John Boehner says that Republicans on Capitol Hill are getting cold feet and that repeal and replace of Obamacare is “not going to happen.” http://cvote.it/2mj2zxE HEALTH CARE // Vice President Mike...Show More Summary
If Republicans just tinker around the edges of ObamaCare, then there WILL BE BLOOD! That’s not what voters put Trump in the White House for. As usual yellowbelly GOPers are
Here’s a remarkable admission from former Speaker of the House John Boehner: The ACA will not be repealed. Former Speaker of the House John Boehner said Thursday that the idea that Congress would completely repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act was “happy talk” and “not going to happen.” Boehner was speaking at a health […]
In today's episode of Confess Your Unpopular Opinions, I confess that I kind of like Mitch McConnell. I'm grading on a curve, of course, the curve being "people who oppose everything that is right and good about America." Still, I kind of like the fact that McConnell doesn't generally get on his high horse. Show More Summary
Former GOP House Speaker John Boehner expressed skepticism to Ezra Klein that his party would make good on its promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act on vox.com. Former House Speaker John Boehner says he started “laughing” when he heard the GOP’s plan to swiftly repeal and replace Obamacare. “Republicans never ever agree on health care,” he [...]Show More Summary
Former Speaker of the House John Boehner made headlines recently when he claimed that Republicans will not repeal the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare. Boehner has been a very strong opponent against Obamacare for years, along with most other Republicans and many Americans. Show More Summary
Former House Speaker John Boehner predicted on Thursday that a full repeal and replace of Obamacare is "not going to happen." Boehner, who resigned in 2015 amid unrest among conservatives, said at an Orlando health care conference that...Show More Summary
Now that John Boehner is no longer Speaker of the House, he's free to tell the truth; the Republican noise about "repealing and replacing Obamacare" is just "happy talk" for the delusional right wing base. Former House Speaker John Boehner...Show More Summary
Boehner, who left Congress in 2015 as the GOP presidential primary started shifting into high gear, also laughed about comments made by Republicans following Donald Trump's presidential win that they would work quickly on a repeal-and-replace plan.
Former House Speaker John Boehner predicted on Thursday that a full repeal and replacement of "Obamacare" is "not going to happen." Boehner was forced out by conservatives in 2015. The … Click to Continue »
Former Speaker of the House John Boehner has become an ocassional—and delightful—fount of Capitol Hill real talk ever since he was forced into early retirement by ticked off conservatives in his party. And at the moment, he thinks it's...Show More Summary
Former House Speaker John Boehner spoke at a healthcare conference today in Florida and admitted that a full repeal of Obamacare is "not going to happen.” Boehner explained that during the healthcare debate, Democrats weren't interested...Show More Summary