If Republicans insist on defunding Planned Parenthood, she hopes John Boehner will work with Democrats to keep the money flowing.
A hunting club that suspended a Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe has given money to the campaigns of numerous U.S. politicians, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker John Boehner, a watchdog group’s records show. Safari Club International...
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For the first time in 105 years, a speaker of the House is the target of what parliamentarians call a “motion to vacate the chair” — and what ordinary people might call an attempt to throw the speaker out on his ear. But John Boehner greeted this unwelcome status Wednesday with studied sang-froid. Show More Summary
NOTE: This is a replacement column for the vacationing Eugene Robinson. Due to a technical issue that is being resolved, it’s running under his byline on the overall page. Conservatives hold John Boehner hostage by Dana Milbank Washington Post Writers Group Columnist WASHINGTON — For the first time in 105 years, a speaker of the [...]Show More Summary
Former congressman and current Talk Radio News Service correspondent Bob Ney talks with Gary Baumgarten for the Paltalk News Network about Planned Parenthood fighting back, a challenge to John Boehner’s speaker post and the attempt to seal the Iran deal. Photo by Thomas Hawk
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Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner on Wednesday said he had broad support among his Republican colleagues, and indicated he has no plan for taking up a resolution to remove him from his position. The fellow Republican lawmaker who introduced the resolution on Tuesday,...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday expressed for the first time his support for repealing the 40-year-old ban on domestic crude oil exports, a move that could breathe new life into a bill in his chamber. Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner (R., Ohio) brushed off a challenge to his leadership, but showed some irritation.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner on Wednesday brushed off a conservative lawmaker's call for his ouster, saying it was "no big deal" because he has broad support among Republicans who form the majority in the chamber. Show More Summary
If you thought the days of bad blood between House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and rank-and-file House lawmakers were on hold, at least for the summer, Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) apparently didn’t get the memo. Tuesday night, the congressman marked his 56 th birthday by filing a resolution in the House to force Boehner from the top leadership post. Show More Summary
“I’m confident as we get into this fall, we’re gonna have pretty smooth sailing.” — Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), quoted by The Hill, on the packed schedule facing lawmakers when they return from August recess.
Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) “brushed off a challenge to his leadership from Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), but not without showing some irritation,” the Wall Street Journal reports. Said Boehner: “We’ve got a member here, a member there, who are off [...]
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GOP Civil War gets real as Tea Party Republican moves to strip the Speaker of his gavel
Republicans have revolted against House Speaker John Boehner on numerous occasions, but since the last embarrassing but ineffective coup attempt in January, there hasn't been much grumbling about stripping him of the speakership. That's why Representative Mark Meadows's "motion to vacate the chair" on Tuesday was so surprising. According to... More »
Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) is a staunch conservative in the House of Representatives. In September 2013, Meadows hammered Barack Obama,... The post Punished Conservative Rep. Mark Meadows Moves to Oust Failed Speaker John Boehner appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
This week Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) filed a motion to remove House Speaker John Boehner. This appears to be payback for Boehner's removing Meadows from a subcommittee chairmanship earlier this year. Meadows is also largely credited (or blamed) for the 2013 government shutdown. In the disastrous wake of that move, Meadows has vehemently denied any credit.