There are a few certainties in this world: fish gotta swim, birds gotta fly, John Boehner's gotta cry. Remember how a year ago -- just a year ago -- the former speaker of the House wept when Pope Francis addressed a joint session of Congress? And then only a couple of days later announced he was stepping down as speaker? There were tears then, too. Show More Summary
When House Speaker John Boehner quit, he acted like he was done with Washington’s toxicity, but the big dollars of the lobbying world have lured him back through the golden revolving door, writes Michael Winship. By Michael Winship There are…Read more ?
Here’s a Raw Story article that refers to comments made by Representative Warren Davidson (R-OH) who replaced weepy John Boehner in Congress; The headline readers on the Left have all they need for information for this story, but even in the article, that’s not what Davidson, a veteran himself, said; “Just like workers comp out […]
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Count former House Speaker John Boehner as the latest not-quite-a-lobbyist. For nearly a decade, the number of registered lobbyists has slipped each year. This summer, the figure finally dipped below 10,000 — the lowest it’s been since the Center for Responsive Politics began keeping track in 1998. And that drop in lobbyists has been accompanied…
And another new job with a tobacco company.
Mr. Boehner, who left the speakership and Congress last year, will work as a “strategic adviser” to clients of Squire Patton Boggs.
The former House speaker is pushing through Washington’s “revolving door.”
Nearly a year since he announced his retirement from Congress, former House Speaker John Boehner is joining a high-powered lobbying firm in Washington, D.C. The longtime Ohio Republican, 66, has signed up with Squire Patton Boggs, aShow More Summary
Former House Speaker John Boehner is cashing in on K Street almost one year after resigning from Capitol Hill. The Ohio Republican will join Squire Patton Boggs, a global law … Click to Continue »
Tears. The appropriate response to working in Biglaw.
John Boehner, who stepped down last year as House speaker, has landed on K Street. He will be part of Squire Patton Boggs’s public-policy practice as a strategic adviser and work on global business development, the firm said.
Former House Speaker John Boehner is starting a lucrative second career with a lobby firm.
Live from Capitol Hill: Martin doesn't sharpen this enough. Mitch McConnell and John Boehner and Ted Cruz--and JEB! Bush, John Kasich, Marco Rubio, Paul Ryan, and company too--made a decision to treat Barack Obama not like a President who had adopted John McCain's global warming plan and Mitt Romney's health...
Whether it's because his surrogate father John Boehner finally has a lucrative job with big Tobacco, or because he himself has been away from NBC News long enough to get the "both sides do it" stink off, Luke Russert this morning at long last told a true thing about the Republican Party and birtherism, More of this please, Luke: 1. Show More Summary
Former House Speaker John Boehner has lined up his next job: serving as a director for tobacco company Reynolds American. Reynolds, the second-biggest tobacco company in the U.S., produces Camel and Newport cigarettes. According to CNN, Boehner is known for smoking Camel Ultra Lights. Show More Summary
Boehner, who stepped down as Speaker last year, is becoming a director at the maker of Camel cigarettes.
John Boehner, a longtime smoker, was elected House Speaker in 2011 and resigned from the position and Congress nearly a year ago