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Sam Stein

EXCLUSIVE: Gingrich Gives Boehner Cover On The Cliff

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich gave a bit of cover to the man currently occupying that post, offering Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) ...

Sam Stein

White House On Taxes: 'A Lot Has Changed'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans on Wednesday morning resurfaced a not-so-distant quote from President Barack Obama that seemed to endorse their curren...

Jennifer Bendery

Boehner: House Republicans Oppose Payroll Tax Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Faced with a rebellion in his ranks over a short-term payroll tax cut extension passed by the Senate, House Speaker John Boehner on Sund...

Hardline Republican Stance May Be Self-Defeating

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 09.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- On the surface, it would seem like an opportune time for Congress to include targeted tax hikes as part of a cost-cutting package t...

Boehner Defiant On Terms Of Potential Debt Ceiling Deal

AP | Posted 09.10.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Speaker John Boehner says he agrees with President Barack Obama that the nation's borrowing limit must be raised to avoid a governm...

John Boehner Signals Contentious Issue 'Under Discussion' In Debt Talks

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 09.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner (BAY'-nur) says proposals to reform the tax code are "under discussion" as part of budget talks with Pre...

Top Democrat: GOP Tax Argument Flawed

AP | Posted 09.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A leading House Democrat thinks members of Congress could reach a deal to avoid a government default if they could get past the sem...

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...