If personnel is policy then House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is serious about immigration reform. In an otherwise ordinary list of new staffers, his office announced, “Rebecca Tallent will join the office as Assistant to the Speaker...Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) - House Speaker John Boehner rejected the label that this is a "do nothing" session of Congress, telling reporters Tuesday on Capitol Hill, "we've done our work." Boehner pointed the finger at the Democratic-led Senate for holding up legislation. "When you look at the number of bills passed by the House and the […]
Though House Speaker John Boehner initially voiced support for NSA programs of dubious constitutionality, it seems the ground is shifting underneath his feet as pressure builds within the House GOP Caucus to allow a vote on legislation to limit the NSA’s power to spy on Americans.
After House Speaker John Boehner promised the American people there would be no conference committee on the Senate “Gang of Eight” immigration bill, The Atlantic’s Molly Ball is out with a new report detailing how amnesty supporters are cooking up a scheme for revenge. Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner boasts to Time magazine he makes "the best turkey brine around."
Thanksgiving from Speaker of the House John Boehner, with a prayer for religious freedom:I’m pleased the Supreme Court has decided to address this important issue. Faith-based employers, including Catholic charities, schools, universities, and hospitals, should not be forced to provide services that contradict their faith. Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) - Move over Martha Stewart - House Speaker John Boehner boasts his recipe for brining turkey is the key to a delicious Thanksgiving feast. The Speaker is spending the holiday with his wife, Debbie, their two daughters and their husbands at his home in West Chester, Ohio.
Speaker John Boehner signed up for Obamacare; he’ll see his monthly premium double even with a federal contribution. A special election for a vacant House seat in Florida could provide an example of how voters will react to Obamacare. All...Show More Summary
Washington may be a partisan mess, but business owners want a fix to the broken immigration system, and politicians are starting to listen. About three weeks ago, House Speaker John Boehner said he would never introduce a Senate bill on comprehensive immigration, even though it had passed by a wide majority in the upper house in June. Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) - The top Republican leading the charge against Obamacare is now signed up for it and will take thousands of dollars in government support to help with its costs, a spokesman for House Speaker John Boehner confirmed to CNN. Boehner's premiums for his new plan under the Affordable Care Act will nearly double […]
You might have missed House Speaker John Boehner's not-so-epic struggle to sign up for Obamacare last week. It started out potentially story-worthy for Boehner, when he had some technical difficulties with the site. It all fizzled, though, when within a few hours he was informed that he'd successfully enrolled. Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) - An evergreen from Washington state is now in Washington, D.C. as workers prepare it to become the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree. House Speaker John Boehner will preside over the illumination the evening of December 3. The 79-year-old Engelmann spruce was selected in August, and for the past few weeks has been on […]
By Mustang Bobby House Speaker John Boehner tried to prove that Obamacare is a massive failure by trying to sign up for it. And he would have succeeded had the program not worked. He even did a special tweet noting his hopeless situation. Show More Summary
If you’ve had your health insurance cancelled because of Obamacare, John Boehner feels your pain, to some degree anyway. Like millions of Americans, the Speaker of the US House of Representatives is being forced to go to healthcare.gov for replacement insurance that is turning out to be more expensive than his existing policy. Show More Summary
All House Speaker John Boehner wanted to do was prove how impossible it is to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Instead, he may have just done the opposite.
Nearly 200 immigrant youths and family members marched with prominent civil rights leaders as part of national activist efforts to pressure House Speaker John Boehner to move an immigration reform bill forward.
Last week, something unprecedented happened in Congress. The Speaker of the Republican-controlled House, John Boehner, authorized one of his California representatives, Jeff Denham, to measure support for the Democrats’ immigration bill, H.R. Show More Summary
Contrasting their collaboration with the partisan gridlock in Washington, New York business and labor leaders who do not always see eye-to-eye sent a letter Friday calling on Republican House Speaker John Boehner, President Barack Obama and members of Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform. Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner blogs: Earlier this afternoon, I sat down to try and enroll in the DC exchange under the president’s health care law: Like many Americans, my experience was pretty frustrating. After putting in my personal information, I received an error message. Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) was as unlucky as the other people in the nation when it came to signing up for Obamacare on the HealthCare.gov website, he claims.