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John Boehner On Scalise: ‘He Has My Full Confidence’ Because Derp

John Boehner On Scalise: ‘He Has My Full Confidence’ Because Derp

After it was revealed that House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La), 49, who ascended to the House GOP’s third-ranking post this year, was a speaker at a convention for White Supremacists in 2002, Republicans are stepping up to support him. House Speaker John Boehner: issued the following statement in support of  Scalise: More than a decade […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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. […]

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

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, […]

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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