(John Hinderaker) It became apparent this afternoon that the health care bill promoted by Republican leadership in the House did not have enough votes to pass, and the bill was pulled by Speaker Paul Ryan, despite President Trump’s earlier insistence that a vote be held. Show More Summary
Four Republican governors have written to House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to register their opposition to Trumpcare, as written in the current House bill. Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, Arkansas Gov. Show More Summary
A bill authorizing Britain to start its exit from the European Union has received royal assent and is now law. House of Commons Speaker John Bercow announced Thursday that the … Click to Continue »
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
Late-night comedian John Oliver destroyed President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan’s health care law deemed “Trumpcare” in his latest episode of “Last Week Tonight.” “You may not have wanted it, it looks awful, but it’s here anyway,” Oliver said. He noted...
John Dickerson Spoke with Paul Ryan on Face the Nation today, and he asked the House Speaker about whether President Trump derailed the debate on health care reform with his claims about being wiretapped.
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
House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Leader Mitch McConnell are apparently determined to pursue a "repeal and delay" on Obamacare—push through the repeal part on the prayer that maybe there'll be a replacement down the line. Ohio Gov.Show More Summary
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
Irrespective of his political intentions when he signaled his refusal to invite President Donald Trump to speak in the parliament when he visits the UK, John Bercow, Speaker of the House of Commons, cited his opposition to racism and...Show More Summary
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 […]
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
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
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former House Speaker John Boehner predicted on Thursday that a full repeal and replacement of "Obamacare" is "not going to happen." The Ohio Republican says he started laughing when he heard President Donald Trump and Republicans promise swift action on undoing and replacing the health law.