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Boehner Debt Limit

Boehner Offers Debt Extension If Obama Negotiates On Cuts

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 12.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing a fresh deadline, House Speaker John Boehner said Thursday that Republicans would vote to extend the gov...

Sam Stein

Inside Obama's Game Plan For The Debt Limit

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Three senior Obama administration officials have made it abundantly clear that the president has no interest in budging from his positio...

Republicans Getting Weak In The Knees As Contentious Fight Looms

The Washington Post | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner spoke at length with the Wall Street Journal’s Stephen Moore about the coming confrontation over the debt ceiling, the se...

Jennifer Bendery

John Boehner Not Going To Get His Way With Debt Ceiling Fight, Senior Administration Officials Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 05.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senior administration officials said Tuesday that House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) isn't going to win if he keeps up a fight about ty...

Sam Stein

Obama, Boehner Begin Standoff Over Debt-Ceiling Hike

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Apparently healed from the trauma caused by last summer's debt-ceiling showdown, House Republicans and the White House have begun an eig...

Elise Foley

WATCH: Bachmann, Gohmert, King: Obama's Advisers Lied About Debt Limit

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) accused both the president and House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) of misleading the American people about ...

Boehner Signals Bottom Line On Debt Ceiling Increase, Tax Hikes

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 08.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Struggling to break a perilous deadlock, President Barack Obama took direct control Friday of national debt-limit negotiations with...