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The Latest: Utah's Curtis becomes newest GOP House member

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Utah Republican John Curtis' swearing in (all times local): 7:01 p.m. Congress got its newest member when Republican John Curtis of Utah received the oath of office from House Speaker Paul Ryan. His swearing...Show More Summary

A congressman once held a 10-inch knife to John Boehner's throat

Former House Speaker John Boehner said that Alaska Rep. Don Young once held a 10-inch knife to his throat in the House chamber when the two disagreed about earmarks. Young, who called the account "mostly true," later became close friends with Boehner, who served as his best man in his 2015 wedding. Former House Speaker John Boehner said Alaska Rep. Show More Summary

John Boehner said George W. Bush texted him to say Paul Ryan should ask him for more advice

Former House Speaker John Boehner, an Ohio Republican, said that former President George W. Bush told him that House Speaker Paul Ryan should ask him for advice more often. Boehner and Bush remain close and have both been critical of the GOP and party leaders. Former House Speaker John Boehner said that former President George W. Show More Summary

What Paul Ryan can learn from John Boehner’s ‘tell-all’ interview

The Beltway crowd has been abuzz over the recent Politico story about former House speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio). Over the course of several interviews, Boehner speaks candidly about the reasons he abruptly resigned from the House and offers blunt assessments of President Trump, Barack Obama and members of Congress from both parties. Hidden among […]

British MPs slam 'disturbing' claims of sex pest culture

The Speaker of Britain's House of Commons condemned "disturbing" allegations of a culture of sexual harassment in parliament on Monday as he urged political parties to swiftly address the issue. John Bercow opened an emergency debate...Show More Summary

Quote of the Day

“Fuck Jordan. Fuck Chaffetz. They’re both assholes… Jordan was a terrorist as a legislator going back to his days in the Ohio House and Senate. A terrorist. A legislative terrorist.” — Former Speaker John Boehner, quoted by Politico, about Rep. [...]

Former House Speaker John Boehner describes how Obama struggled with smoking and was 'scared to death' of Michelle

Former House Speaker John Boehner says former President Barack Obama is "scared to death" of his wife, Michelle. Citing that reason, Obama maintains that he has not smoked a cigarette in years. Former House Speaker John Boehner has shed...Show More Summary

John Boehner Unleashes on a Divisive Media and the “Echo Chamber”

The former House Speaker had a lot to say about the current political climate and the players involved. The post John Boehner Unleashes on a Divisive Media and the “Echo Chamber” appeared first on RedState.

Former House Speaker John Boehner’s Nastiest Comments About Fellow Republicans

In a new profile, Boehner claims he told Hannity that he’s “nuts,” calls the Freedom Caucus “anarchists,” and says Trump is “not a Republican.”

John Boehner Rips ‘Ahole’ Jason Chaffetz In Scorching Interview

3 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

The congressman-turned-Fox News contributor is a "total phony," the former House speaker says.

“Were You Sober?”: Hannity BLASTS “Bitter” Boehner For Fake Phone Call Story

‘Political Twitter’ is buzzing tonight over a new John Boehner profile by POLITICO. The former House Speaker opined on the Freedom Caucus and took shots at conservative media figures like radio host Mark Levin and Fox News host Sean Hannity. Show More Summary

John Boehner said he once called Sean Hannity to tell him he was 'nuts'

Former House Speaker John Boehner said he once called up Sean Hannity and said, "Listen, you're nuts." The Republican speaker often clashed with the most conservative members of his party. Former House Speaker John Boehner unloaded on...Show More Summary

GOP Rep. once held a knife to John Boehner’s throat during an argument

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Rep. Don Young (R-AK) once pinned Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) against a wall and held a knife to his throat, said a newly-published report in Politico. Boehner told Politico’s Tim Alberta that Young held a 10-inch knife to his throat during a heated debate about earmarks....

John Bercow attacks the government's 'worrying' boycott of tuition fees vote

LONDON — The Speaker of the House of Commons has spoken out against the government after they boycotted two opposition votes on tuition fees and public sector pay. Government whips told Conservative MPs not to take part in the votesShow More Summary

Donald Trump Completely Caved to Dems. But Don’t Expect Conservatives Lawmakers to Criticize Him For It.

2 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

The standard John Boehner endured as House speaker doesn’t apply to the current White House occupant.

John Kasich to Dreamers: Come to Ohio

Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Congress and House Speaker Paul Ryan should work out a plan to allow the 800,000 DACA youth to remain in the United States as permanent residents.... "If you were one of these young people, striving to be a...Show More Summary

JBS USA names its own outside advisory board

Former House Speaker John Boehner, former Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt and two former corporate officials have agreed to serve on a new independent advisory board for JBS USA. Serving with Boehner and PittShow More Summary

Ryan Faces Toughest Stretch of Speakership

“For all its power and prestige, the speaker of the House is one of the most thankless jobs in Washington — just ask John Boehner. Now, with Congress barreling toward major fiscal fights this fall, Paul Ryan is about to [...]

John Boehner: I used to 'sneak into’ the White House to see President Obama

4 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : AOL: Style

Former House Speaker John Boehner and President Obama reportedly "shared a tense relationship," but as time goes on it appears it may not have been as tumultuous as it seemed. Read moremments

John Boehner: Republicans Will 'Never' Repeal and Replace Obamacare

4 months agoNews : The Newsroom

The former House speaker is not optimistic about the bill's future

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