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Michael McAuliff

Boehner Vows GOP Will 'Rise To This Challenge' Of Obama's Immigration Order | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) vowed Friday to push back against President Barack Obama's executive action shielding up to 5 millio...

Elise Foley

Immigration Advocates Fast, Tell Boehner To Do His Job | Elise Foley | Posted 11.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Immigrant rights advocates who have been fasting for a week walked to John Boehner's office on Tuesday to ask, unsuccessfully, for a mee...

Boehner Offers Support For Immigration Measure

Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

By ERICA WERNER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner says legislation offering citizenship to immigrants brought illegal...

How to Force Immigration Reform Through the House

Richard Klass | Posted 08.30.2013 | Politics
Richard Klass

Over a century ago as part of a revolt against the tyrannical Speaker of the House "Uncle" Jo Cannon, the first "discharge petition" procedures were adopted. This measure that weakened the power of the speaker might, ironically, now bolster the flagging authority of Speaker Boehner. How so?

Obama Calls Leaders Urging Passage Of Historic Bill

AP | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House says President Barack Obama has called House Speaker John Boehner and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to urge th...

John Boehner Undertakes Delicate Dance On Immigration Reform

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 06.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The immigration protesters advanced on the news conference, poking signs that read "Do Not Reward Criminals" and "No Amnesty!" over the ...

Boehner: 'Slow Down. How About A Little Foreplay?'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) used a colorful metaphor Tuesday in response to a question from a reporter on whether House Republicans could supp...