Boehner’s Latest Performance of Kongressional Kabuki
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House Freedom Caucus will oppose budget deal « Hot Air We found out earlier this morning that Paul Ryan has changed his mind and will reluctantly support the upcoming budget deal even though “the process stinks.” Rand Paul wants nothing … Continue reading

If It’s Boehner, It’s Bad
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Boehner might postpone elections for majority leader, whip – POLITICO Speaker John Boehner is considering delaying the internal election for House majority leader and majority whip, leaving only the party vote for speaker to be decided on Thursday, according to … Continue reading

House Speaker Changes Parties, Joins Democrats
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Congress Votes to Keep Government Open | RealClearPolitics The measure passed easily in the Senate, 78-20, with 32 Republicans joining all Democrats in voting for the measure. Sens. Marco Rubio and Lindsey Graham, both presidential candidates, missed the vote. The … Continue reading

But…That’s Different…
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Outgoing Speaker Boehner Slams Republican ‘False Prophets’ – Breitbart Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” outgoing Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-OH)35% criticized  “false prophets” on the Republican side over promising what can be done in government. Speaking of lying soothsayers, … Continue reading

Loser Whining About Evil Conservatives to People Who Hate Conservatives
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Outgoing Speaker Boehner Slams Republican ‘False Prophets’ – Breitbart Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” outgoing Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-OH)35% criticized  “false prophets” on the Republican side over promising what can be done in government. Boehner said,”  You know, … Continue reading

Boehner: Trumped by Trump
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Kevin McCarthy Is Not A Shoo-In As Speaker of The House Everything is still volatile and there are so many variables in play that anything can happen, and the current chaos and uncertainty in the House conference probably benefits McCarthy … Continue reading

Obviously, I Was Wrong About Boehner
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Apparently he isn’t ready, willing, and able to suck dead donkey dicks until his tan turns purple in order to keep his speakership. He announced his resignation from the post barely hours after I predicted he would do anything he conceivably … Continue reading

When It Comes to Mia Love, Revenge Is a Dish Best Served Cold: Enjoy Your Impending Retirement, Congresswoman
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Mia Love’s Surprisingly Unsafe 2016 Reelection Prospects I’m sure it has nothing to do with this:  Mia Love Brushes Off Tea Party Chagrin Over Boehner Vote When Utah’s new Republican Representative and tea party darling Mia Love cast the first … Continue reading

Crossing the Aisle
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Boehner Forced to Rely on Democrats to Keep Speakership House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-OH)35% still won’t be able to win reelection without Democratic votes, Breitbart News has learned, and he has abandoned yet another plan to try to embarrass … Continue reading

“Garbage Man Boehner” Gets Used to Smell of “Bad Garbage” Conservatives
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Boehner On Dealing With Conservatives: ‘Garbage Men Get Used to the Smell of Bad Garbage’ – Breitbart House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-OH)35% is under fire from Conservatives. While on a fund raising trip, he told a Politico reporter that … Continue reading

John Boehner and His California “Republican” Supporter
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Will Trumpmania force McConnell to nuke the filibuster for the Iran deal? « Hot Air “This is a continuation of the strange virus that’s running through the Republican Party, which I define as a weird form of right-wing Marxism where … Continue reading

Alternatives…We’ve Got a Few…
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Could Boehner weather another House GOP revolt? | McClatchy DC “I think he’s in very strong shape,” said Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., a Boehner ally. “He has no visible challenges that I know. The people that are upset with him … Continue reading

That Magical Mystery Debt Cap
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175 Days: Treasury Says Debt Has Been Frozen at $18,112,975,000,000 (CNSNews.com) – The portion of the federal debt that is subject to a legal limit set by Congress closed Friday, Sept. 4, at $18,112,975,000,000, according to the latest Daily Treasury … Continue reading

Is Boehner Being Sacrificed to An Effort to Stop Donald Trump?
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Four days ago, Billy Hollis commented: Meadows To Attempt Another Boehner Takedown – Daily Pundit If I’m Trump, I want Boehner right where he is until I secure the nomination. Trump is running just as much, maybe more, against Boehner/McConnell/Priebus … Continue reading

Meadows To Attempt Another Boehner Takedown
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Mark Meadows Launches Mission to Fix Broken Congress MORGANTON, North Carolina — Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-OH)   35%     Liberty Score™ Voting Record F 35% Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) ’s worst nightmare is on the rise here in … Continue reading

Boner Goes Limp
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John Boehner Couldn’t Find Votes to Reelect Him Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) had been planning to call up on the House floor last week a measure from Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) that would have removed him as Speaker of … Continue reading

Bend Over, Redux: Here Comes Boner Again
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House GOP Eyes Clean Fast-Track Trade Bill Without TAA Funding WASHINGTON — Days after the House dealt a setback to President Barack Obama’s trade agenda, GOP leadership is considering plowing ahead with stand-alone legislation that would give the president so-called … Continue reading

Boner: Sit and Spin
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Boehner Unleashes on Caucus After Revolt | PJ Tatler “And I made it pretty clear to the members today I was not very happy about it,” he said. “You know, we’re a team and we’ve worked hard to get in … Continue reading

Weepy Boner Laments Own Suicidal Deal
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Boehner: Congress Doesn’t Have Votes to Stop Iran Deal – Bloomberg View The top ranking Republican in Congress privately acknowledged this weekend that his party doesn’t have enough votes to overcome a veto of any resolution disapproving the nuclear-weapons deal President … Continue reading

Latest Boner: “Clintons Good Public Servants”
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Boehner Says Hillary Clinton Broke Law in Handling of Her E-Mail – Bloomberg Politics U.S. House Speaker John Boehner said Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton are good public servants… Well, by Boehner’s standards of “good,” that’s probably true. … Continue reading

Boehner Confused About Who He’s Working For
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Boehner: You Try Winning with a Name That Looks Like ‘Boner’ | PJ Tatler “Listen, I have got great relationships with our members and great relationships with our members across the aisle,” Boehner said. “I treat them all fairly, honestly, … Continue reading

Democrat Speaker Boehner Strikes at Conservatives Again
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The Speaker Strikes Back: Boehner Cancels Gohmert’s Travel Boehner’s office declined comment about this story, but a GOP aide suggested that withholding Gohmert’s travel shouldn’t come as a surprise. “Republicans can’t count on him,” the aide said of Gohmert. “As a former JV football … Continue reading

Democrat House Speaker Spends Money Like Drunken Democrat Sailor
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Republicans Move to Extend Children’s Health Insurance Program — The Atlantic On Tuesday, Republicans unveiled legislation that would extend CHIP for another two years, without spending cuts or changes of any kind. The program’s funding is due to expire at … Continue reading

The New Democrat-Boehner Majority In the House
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Dems want to empower Boehner | TheHill House Democrats fighting for leverage in the GOP Congress are hoping they can empower an unlikely ally: Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio). Democrats are outnumbered by more than 50 members – and have almost … Continue reading

Vote Democrat In Boehner’s Next Primary – His Loss Would Be a Huge Win For GOP Conservatives
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Conservatives seethe after attacks from allies of Boehner | TheHill Conservatives are seething after an outside group aligned with Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) spent hundreds of thousands of dollars targeting a trio of Republican lawmakers over threats to shut down … Continue reading

Boner Caving – Shocking and Unexpected News. (Surprised? What Are You? An Idiot?)
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Boehner expected to allow vote on clean DHS bill as soon as Wednesday – CNN.com The House GOP conference will meet on Tuesday morning. Boehner’s allies are expected to push rank-and-file members to vote for the clean DHS bill, making … Continue reading

Boehner’s Boners
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Boehner reminds members of dress code: ‘You know who you are’ | TheHill Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) halted floor proceedings Wednesday to remind members of chamber decorum. During the final vote series of the day, Boehner reiterated the rules for … Continue reading