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Trump taps conservative SC Rep. Mulvaney as budget chief

Mulvaney, 49, was elected in the 2010 tea party wave and is a founder of the hard-right House Freedom Caucus, whose members pushed former Speaker John Boehner from power and have caused heartburn for current Speaker Paul Ryan. Mulvaney...Show More Summary

Obamacare isn’t a job killer

According to many conservative pundits, Obamacare is a job killer. Five days before Obama signed the law, in fact, speaker John Boehner declared that the president was pushing “his job-killing government takeover of health care that will hurt small businesses.” Years after the law was passed, critics continued trumpeting this theme, Ted Cruz calling Obamacare […]

Republicans can't even agree on Obamacare repeal, so how in the hell are they going to replace it?

Remember when Republicans gained the Senate majority in 2014 and Mitch McConnell and John Boehner wrote an op-ed promising that Republicans were going to show that they could govern? We know what happened to Boehner and the biggest achievement McConnell can show is blowing up the Supreme Court nomination process. Show More Summary

Speaker Boehner: Trump "Reminds Me of Teddy Roosevelt"

During an interview on Cincinnati's WCPO, former House Speaker John Boehner gave his opinion on President-elect Donald Trump and life after...

Former House Speaker John Boehner talks 2016 election, compares Donald Trump to historic president

Former Speaker of the House John Boehner has made it known how much he misses working in government. (Hint: He doesn't.) "Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah. Every morning," Boehner told WCPO. Since he was forced out by members of his own party in the House, Boehner has been watching from the sidelines and seems to be enjoying it. Show More Summary

Boehner Compares Trump to Teddy Roosevelt

Former House Speaker John Boehner told WCPO that Donald Trump reminds him of Teddy Roosevelt, “another guy who saw himself larger than life.” He added: “You look at what Teddy Roosevelt did, he came in to do big things. Donald [...]

John Boehner on 2016: ‘Thank God I’m Not in the Middle of This’

last monthNews : Mediaite

Former House Speaker John Boehner is very, very happy that he no longer has to care about politics or what's happening in Washington.

John Boehner Knows That He Won The 2016 Election

last monthNews : Huffington Post

In retrospect, it’s funny to think about how way back in 2011, President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner came oh so close to inking the sort of entitlement program-cutting “grand bargain” that would have sent the Beltway pundit class into heights of orgiastic ecstasy while, you know, economically immiserating millions of people. Show More Summary

BOEHNER: This was 'the most bizarre political year that we've seen in 100 years'

Former House Speaker John Boehner said he's glad he wasn't part of the 2016 campaign cycle. "Every day I'd watch it and was like, 'Thank God I'm not in the middle of this,'" Boehner told Cincinnati new station WCPO. "It was the mostShow More Summary

Ex-House Speaker Boehner compares Trump to Teddy Roosevelt

Former U.S. House Speaker John Boehner sees President-elect Donald Trump as a modern-day Teddy Roosevelt, a populist who wants to do "big things." The Ohio Republican told in Cincinnati … Click to Continue »

Rep. Mark Meadows elected chair of House Freedom Caucus

Rep. Mark Meadows, the North Carolina Republican who helped prompt House Speaker John Boehner’s exit from Capitol Hill, has been elected chair of the House Freedom Caucus. Meadows, R-N.C., was … Click to Continue »

Freedom Caucus Will Oppose GOP Obamacare Plan

“The Republican congressman who made his name as the instigator of John Boehner’s ouster last year was set to take the reins of the House Freedom Caucus on Monday night. And first up on Rep. Mark Meadows’ to-do list: Torpedoing [......

Another Obamacare Failure: It Wasn't A Job Killer!

(Photo by Luke Sharrett/Getty Images) According to many conservative pundits, Obamacare is a job killer. Five days before Obama signed the law, in fact, speaker John Boehner declared that the president was pushing “his job killing government takeover of healthcare that will hurt small businesses.” Years after the law was passed, [...]

John Boehner’s ‘Optimistic’ About Trump Despite Him Being ‘Barely a Republican’

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

Former Speaker John Boehner sat down with CNBC's Scott Wapner today and sounded off on how he's hoping for the best with President Donald Trump.

House Republicans To Vote On Bringing Back Earmarks

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON ? House Republicans are expected to vote on whether to water down a key piece of former House Speaker John Boehner’s (R-Ohio) legacy ? the 2011 ban on earmarks. The House Republican Conference on Wednesday will consider aShow More Summary

Congressional Republican leaders face an uncertain future

Some of the same House Republicans who targeted John Boehner are now sending warning shots at Paul Ryan.

Conservative Legal Scholars Decide Trump Isn't Worth It

The presidential election could determine the ideology of the Supreme Court for a generation—and that's putting some Republicans in a bind. Some, like former Republican House Speaker John Boehner, are supporting Donald Trump solely on the basis of the Supreme Court. Show More Summary

Vice News Tonight is the newscast we want, not the one we need

Vice co-founder Shane Smith’s interview with John Boehner, which aired last Tuesday on Vice News Tonight, opens with b-roll footage of the former House Speaker mowing his lawn, then pensively smoking a cigarette as he peers into the distance. It’s the portrait of a suburban dad in retirement. It also serves as a reminder of the onetime tagline of Vice’s...

Boehner: 2016 Election Comes Down to SCOTUS

Former House Speaker John Boehner has stayed pretty quiet since leaving Capitol Hill. But, in an interview with Fox News's Brit Hume Wednesday...

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