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