WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner (BAY'-nur) is inviting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (SHEEN-zoh AH-bay) to address a joint meeting of Congress next month.
House Speaker John Boehner, right, listens as House Majority Whip Steve Scalise speaks on Capitol Hill on March 24. (AP/Lauren Victoria Burke) House Republicans on Wednesday night passed a budget that eliminates nearly $5 trillion...Show More Summary
People say mean things about House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif) on Twitter. They've noticed. And in case you missed it, President Obama joined Jimmy Kimmel earlier this month for a presidential edition of the 'mean tweets' segment.
The Republican-controlled House passed a Republican budget bill that's seen as a victory for House Speaker John Boehner (R). It includes an increase in the "war fund," the only portion of defense spending not capped by sequestration, which the bill does not repeal. Show More Summary
The House is set to give strong bipartisan support to a health deal negotiated between Speaker John A. Boehner and Representative Nancy Pelosi.
In a rare and potentially important exhibition of congressional compromise, the House is set on Thursday to give strong bipartisan support to a health deal negotiated between Speaker John A. Boehner and Representative Nancy Pelosi, the Democratic leader.
What does Speaker of the House John Boehner have to promise his constituents to keep getting reelected? What new job should House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi try? Who does Sen. Bernie Sanders most resemble? And what does Rep. KevinShow More Summary
Score one for John Boehner and Republican party unity. Score $38 billion for the nation’s war on terror. The House GOP on Wednesday passed Boehner’s budget blueprint of choice, handing the speaker a much-needed legislative victory and...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- It's almost like seeing a unicorn run through Congress. House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) have teamed up on a bill, and it's a biggie. It would fix a massive funding gap inShow More Summary
A group of eight pro-life demonstrators were arrested outside Speaker of the House John Boehner’s (R, OH) office today. The pro-lifers were trying to encourage Boehner to restart the debate
The Government has reportedly tabled a motion to stop John Bercow's re-election as Speaker of the House of Commons pic.twitter.com/tuugM1lqQH — Sky News (@SkyNews) March 25, 2015 Speaker election rule change done under resolution giving Govt total control of Commons agenda for final days of Parlm't – well planned coup — Mark D'Arcy (@DArcyTiP) March […]
House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) could be on the verge of racking up a much-needed political victory on the budget after a very rocky start to the new Congress in which unruly conservative members have seriously complicated his efforts to govern. For Boehner, a key series of budget votes Wednesday afternoon is a chance […]
Paul Ryan presses colleagues to vote for bipartisan Medicare fix: http://t.co/hZORoLXToB pic.twitter.com/25uVZVHXZ4 — The Hill (@thehill) March 25, 2015 House Speaker John Boehner has been quietly pushing a bill to change the formula used to pay physicians under Medicare. The bill ends the sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula which has forced Congress to pass ad [...]
House Speaker John Boehner was in the mood for some March Madness fun when Ohio State's marching band helped honor golfing legend Jack Nicklaus in Washington, but his joke fell flat -- really flat. So flat that his quip garnered jeers from the crowd in attendance. "A special thank you to the Ohio State marching band for being here. Show More Summary
The New York Times reports a bipartisan Medicare deal “cobbled together” by none other than House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), “who rarely agree on anything,” has hit a surprising impediment: Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV). Senate [...]
For all of Jack Nicklaus's achievements, House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) paid tribute to the greatest living golfer Tuesday for his grace in defeat. Before bestowing the Congressional Gold Medal on Nicklaus, Boehner gave an emotional speech that focused on his toughest defeats, both to his arch-rival Tom Watson. After a loss in 1977, […]
It was all cheers and tears of joy at the Congressional Gold Medal ceremony honoring Jack Nicklaus on Tuesday. Well, except for one moment … Shortly after the 90-minute program began, House Majority Speaker John Boehner was jeered by the crowd when he laid down a sick burn on the Ohio State marching band, which came to […]
The collusive relationship between House Speaker John Boehner and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu runs famously deep, into the well of Congress. They are aligned by shared interests in augmenting Netanyahu’s political fortunes, improving the Republican Party’s electoral viability, and
Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) introduces the latest GOP plan to make people suffer. If House Speaker John Boehner can force his fractured caucus to coalesce around a budget, that budget will screw federal workers (as usual) by both cutting their...Show More Summary
Newly-elected Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has arrived in Washington at the invitation of President Barack Obama, along with former rival and current Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah. Additionally, House Speaker John Boehner...Show More Summary