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Paul Ryan Could Face Eventual Revolt After Tea Party Firebrand Ousted From House Seat

After a Freedom Caucus firebrand who helped initiate the ouster of former House Speaker John Boehner lost to a more mainstream candidate in his Republican primary on Tuesday, current House Speaker Paul Ryan is facing the first signs of his own leadership fight come the winter. Tea Party mainstay and Kansas Rep. Show More Summary

Democrat drops out of US House race for Boehner's old seat

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Democratic nominee in former House Speaker John Boehner's (BAY'-nurz) Ohio district has withdrawn from the November election, leaving a clear field for now for recently elected Republican U.S. Rep Warren Davidson to win a full term. Twenty-six-year-old Corey Foister (FOY'-stur) says the June 7 special election results show he's "not the right person."

Boehner On Ted Cruz: "Lucifer Is Back"

Back on April 28, we learned in rather comical terms that John Boehner is not a fan of Ted Cruz. At all. So much so that according to NBC the former Republican House Speaker told an audience at Stanford University that the Texas senator...Show More Summary

Boehner Says ‘Lucifer is Back’ After Cruz Refuses to Endorse Trump

last monthNews : Mediaite

Remember when former House Speaker John Boehner called Ted Cruz "Lucifer" and a "miserable son of a bitch" back in April? Well, it's happening again.

House conservatives try to force vote to impeach IRS head

The aggressive move by the Freedom Caucus could signal new problems for House Speaker Paul Ryan, who thus far has not faced the opposition from his right flank that forced the previous speaker, John Boehner, out of office last fall.

Look out Paul Ryan, there's another Freedom Caucus coup brewing

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Nobody could have predicted. Paul Ryan's House Republican maniacs have threatened to force a vote on a stupid thing against the wishes of their leadership, the same tactic that was the beginning of the end of John Boehner's speakership. Leaders...Show More Summary

Paul Ryan Has A House Freedom Caucus Problem

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- When Paul Ryan took the speaker's gavel in October, he wanted things to be different. Former Speaker John Boehner had just resigned from Congress over the threat of a conservative mutiny, and Ryan -- who never really wanted...Show More Summary

GOP Response To Democratic Sit-In Shows Paul Ryan Is Not A Political Savior

As I posted two week ago, Paul Ryan (R-WI) has already shown that he’s not the great legislator many people thought he would bewhen he replaced John Boehner (R-OH) as speaker of the House of Representatives and promised something new. In his eight months on the job Ryan has been [...]

Paul Ryan Is Proving John Boehner Was Right

Yes, Hillary Clinton became the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, but former House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) was the politician who may have been smiling the most last week. There were two reason it was probably hard for Boehner not to laugh out loud when Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced that, effective [...]

Freedom Caucus Gets New Member: Boehner's Successor

Warren Davidson was sworn in Thursday to fill the seat vacated last fall by John Boehner — and he’s joining the group of House conservatives who effectively forced out the former speaker. Davidson is the newest member of the House of...Show More Summary

Conservative takes former Speaker Boehner's House seat

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Warren Davidson was sworn into the House on Wednesday to take former House Speaker John Boehner's long-held seat, elected with the backing of the same conservatives who helped drive Boehner from Congress. Davidson,...Show More Summary

The Latest: GOP's Davidson romps in low-turnout Ohio race

The Ohio Secretary of State's office says turnout was just below 6 percent for the Tuesday special congressional election to fill former House Speaker John Boehner's (BAY'-nurz) U.S. House seat. Jon Husted (HYOO'-sted) says unofficial...Show More Summary

Ohio’s special election to replace John Boehner on Tuesday wasn’t ‘special’ at all.

On Sept. 25, 2015, Republican John A. Boehner shocked the political world when he announced his plans to resign as speaker of the House and retire from Congress. Political commentators debated who would be the new speaker and whether the tea party pushed Boehner into early retirement. Fewer noted the fact that Boehner’s resignation triggered […]

GOP's Davidson wins Ohio race to succeed Boehner

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — Republican Warren Davidson won a lopsided victory Tuesday in the special election for the Ohio congressional seat left vacant by former House Speaker John Boehner after nearly 25 years. Davidson had 75 percent...Show More Summary

Low interest, high stakes in House race to replace Boehner

Voters in six western Ohio counties will decide the successor in Congress to former U.S. House Speaker John Boehner in a special election Tuesday. [...] unlike the high-profile primary with a ballot topped by presidential contenders including Ohio Gov. Show More Summary

Democrats to Paul Ryan: End the "Witch Hunt" Investigation Into Fetal Tissue

In one of his final acts as Speaker of the House last October, John Boehner helped form the Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives to explore allegations that abortion clinics are illegally selling fetal tissue for a profit. On Tuesday,...Show More Summary

Paul Ryan tries to turn House Republican chaos into a virtue

3 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Paul Ryan’s deal when he became speaker of the House was that he’d give the far-far-far-right vandal caucus more leeway than they got from John Boehner. Predictably enough, that’s causing Ryan some headaches: Last week, conservatives twisted...Show More Summary

Donald Trump: From An Outcast To King Of Republican Hearts?

Former House Speaker John Boehner definitely has Donald Trump’s back in Trump’s bid as the Republican candidate for the United States presidency, according to CNN. “Donald Trump is the nominee whether people like it or not,” Boehner was quoted as saying during a question-and-answer session at a hedge fund conference in Las Vegas. Show More Summary

Boehner Backs Trump but Not His Policies

Former House speaker John Boehner said he would support Donald Trump as the Republican nominee for president even though he doesn’t agree with any of his policy ideas, CNN reports. Speaking at a Las Vegas hedge fund conference on Thursday, Boehner said Trump was the nominee “whether people like it or not,” then ... More »

John Boehner: “Anyone Who Thinks Trump Can’t Win in November – Just Watch”

Former Speaker of the House John Boehner told finance leaders today, “Anyone who thinks Trump can’t win in November –... The post John Boehner: “Anyone Who Thinks Trump Can’t Win in November – Just Watch” appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

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