Posts Tagged ‘ House Speaker ’

House Speaker John Boehner successfully enrolled in Obamacare

November 21, 2013
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House Speaker John Boehner successfully enrolled in Obamacare

Congratulations House Speaker John Boehner for successfully enrolling in the Affordable Care Act; Aka: Obamacare. It was about an hour after Boehner’s office said he couldn’t sign up for Obamacare coverage on the District of Columbia’s exchange, that his office said, he had officially enrolled.               Boehner’s office wrote,…

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John Boehner: We are on ‘the path’ to shooting the hostage If Obama doesn’t let us have our way

October 6, 2013
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John Boehner: We are on ‘the path’ to shooting the hostage If Obama doesn’t let us have our way

On ABC’s This Week with George Stephanopoulos, House Speaker John Boehner explained his agenda with the shutdown crisis and it’s highly confusing because with every answer, the host reminded Boehner of his own past words which are contrary to what he’s saying now. What I’m saying is that the House Speaker has no idea what…

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John Boehner regurgitates: The Senate should listen and delay Obamacare just because

September 30, 2013
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John Boehner regurgitates: The Senate should listen and delay Obamacare just because

Don’t we all like to hear House Speaker John Boehner regurgitate the same crap again on a Monday? Boehner took  the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives on Monday morning to explain to us, how we got into the present dilemma of facing a government shutdown in just 13 hours. Tick Tock.    …

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Republicans say ‘God told them to spare the speaker’ so they did not oust John Boehner as House Speaker

June 4, 2013
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Republicans say ‘God told them to spare the speaker’ so they did not oust John Boehner as House Speaker

Have you noticed that Republicans have a direct pipeline to God — or perhaps they have a super-secret phone line. The GOP God has endorsed quite a few candidates, all of which lost.  And now we learn that God told them to spare House Speaker John Boehner. Amen.                …

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The Sequester: John Boehner, you ‘built that’

February 20, 2013
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The Sequester: John Boehner, you ‘built that’

House Speaker John Boehner wrote in the Wall Street Journal that the deep automatic spending cuts set for the end of the month were President Obama’s idea. It’s the ‘blame Obama’ game continuation.                     Via Political Wire: But a July 2011 PowerPoint obtained by John Avlon shows the opposite may…

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John Boehner blames Obama on ‘fiscal cliff’ not our dysfunctional, do-nothing obstructionist Congress

December 30, 2012
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John Boehner blames Obama on ‘fiscal cliff’ not our dysfunctional, do-nothing obstructionist Congress

With the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ just around the corner President Obama appeared on Meet the Press stating, “We have been talking to the Republicans ever since the election was over. They have had trouble saying yes to a number of repeated offers,” Obama said. “[S]o far, at least, Congress has not been able to get this stuff done.…

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John Boehner to receive over 2500 lumps of coal upon returning from his Christmas Vacation

December 26, 2012
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When House Speaker John Boehner gets back from his Christmas vacation he will be greeted by more than 2,500 pieces of coal. Poor John; he can’t move further right. That space if filled by unrelenting tea partiers. He can’t move to the middle. The wrath of Tea Partiers will come down on his behind. So,…

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GOPers gone wild: Congressman says John Boehner will not be ‘welcome’ in his district

December 12, 2012
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GOPers gone wild: Congressman says John Boehner will not be ‘welcome’ in his district

Rep.  Justin Amash, a conservative Republican, has a message  for House Speaker John Boehner: He’s not welcome in Michigan’s third congressional district. No seriously. The unwelcome mat was prompted by Boehner’s recent purge of  Tea Party Republicans who dissented in opinion via their votes. Boehner booted out a few of the least likely to support his…

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John Boehner & President Obama met today for the first time in 23 days to discuss the fiscal cliff

December 9, 2012
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John Boehner & President Obama met today for the first time in 23 days to discuss the fiscal cliff

President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner met for the first time in 23 days at the White House Sunday to discuss the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’, according to Politico.  The White House and John Boehner’s office did not release any details, but said, “This afternoon, the President and Speaker Boehner met at the White House to discuss…

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John Boehner wants Democrats to be specific about the ‘entitlement’ cuts that Republicans are not specific about

November 29, 2012
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Kabuki Theater in Washington? Impossible, except for every single day that is. During the ‘fiscal cliff’ news conference today, House Speaker weighed in calling on President Obama and Democrats to be specific over entitlement cuts in order to balance their calls for tax increases in a hypothetical deal to avert the so-called “fiscal cliff.  Republican rhetoric has…

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Grover Norquist proposes raising the debt ceiling ‘monthly if the President is good and weekly if he’s not’

November 28, 2012
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Divisive anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist may have a few Republicans backing away from his pledge, but he’s ramping up his rhetoric. In 2011, our political climate was so starkly contrasted, that the debt ceiling talks almost ended in a default and our credit rating took a dive for the first time in history. Norquist is…

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NSFW: Video of naked protesters at John Boehner’s office, “Boehner, don’t be a dick! Budget cuts will make us sick!”

November 27, 2012
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John ‘where are the jobs’ Boehner’s office was besieged today by naked protesters. At least seven nude men and women stormed the House Speaker’s office in the Longworth House Office Building. With the focus lately on the mythical ‘fiscal cliff,’ the group protested cuts to HIV/AIDS funding that may be up for negotiations. At least three AIDS…

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