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Boehner's Dark Secret: 'It's All About the Carrots'

John Blumenthal | Posted 12.08.2013 | Comedy
John Blumenthal

You won't believe what happened to me last night. POTUS finally invites me -- the goddamn Speaker of the House -- to this state dinner at the White House (big deal) and what does he do?

Perry Challenges Top Democrat To Debate

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate and Texas Gov. Rick Perry challenged House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) to a public debate next week in a...

Why Nancy Pelosi Should Be Benched

Al Eisele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Al Eisele

Even though she did a terrific job as leader of the House Democrats, and even though she made history as the first woman Speaker, it's finally time for Pelosi to lay down a sacrifice bunt instead of swinging for the fences.

The Progressive Case for Steny Hoyer as Minority Whip

Darcy Burner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Darcy Burner

Let us suppose that you're not satisfied with the progress that was made on progressive priorities over the last two years, and you want another bite ...

Lucia Graves

Steny Hoyer Mocks 'Speaker Boehner' And His Agenda: It's 'Not Going To Happen'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said Thursday of House Minority Leader John Boehner's aspirations to be the next speaker of the House: It's ...

Reply to Michael Swartz

Andrew Gall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrew Gall

Michael Swartz, a writer for the Baltimore Examiner, recently wrote up a response to my offer to drop out the race if Hoyer pushes H.R. 1826 (Fair Elections Now) through the House.

Steny Hoyer: Massa Claims 'Absurd' And 'Absolutely Untrue'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) blasted claims made on Sunday by now-retired New York Congressman Eric Massa alleging that he was "forced ou...

Health Care Deadline: Congress, White House Disagree On A Date

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Democratic Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) expressed optimism about the future of health care reform while taking questions from reporters on Tuesday...

Halftime At The Healthcare Reform Superbowl

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

A football locker room. Hundreds of Democrats are sitting on benches, to hear Coach's halftime pep talk in the Health Care Reform Superbowl. Some appear exhausted, some appear battered.

Ryan Grim

Hoyer Wants To Shame AIG Into Returning Money

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats in Congress are looking at "all options" to recoup the bonus payments made to AIG executives, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) told...

Harry Reid Promises Republicans He'll Never Call Their Bluff

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

After watching this absurdity playing out in the stimulus debate, people are calling on Sen. Reid to make the Republicans follow through and actually filibuster legislation and show this spectacle to the public.

Hoyer: GOP Can't Write Half Of Every Bill

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) on Thursday dismissed Republican complaints about not being able to "write exactly half of every bill" as a ...