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John Boehner Cries

John Boehner Tears Up... Again

Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

John Boehner wears his emotions on his sleeve. At a ceremony to award the Congressional Gold Medal on Wednesday, the House Speaker got a bit emotio...

Boehner Cries As Giffords Says Goodbye

Posted 01.25.2012 | Politics

There weren't many dry eyes in the House when Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) bid a moving farewell to her colleagues on Wednesday, so John Boehner'...

John Boehner: 'Hell No, I'm Not Having Any Fun!'

Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP/The Huffington Post) -- House Speaker John Boehner describes himself as "a pretty simple guy" who sleeps well and doesn't get angry des...

A MAD Look at John Boehner

Bryan Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bryan Young

With John Boehner ruining the country one weepy tear at a time, MAD Magazine saw fit to immortalize him in a portrait that's much more honest than most other portraits of the Speaker of the House.

'Who's Crying Now': A Teary Playlist for House Speaker Boehner

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

John Boy, crank out these tunes on your best house speakers and pull yourself together, man. You've got a big country to save or screw up.

Boehner Cries As He Moves To Speakership

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The chin started trembling partway down the center aisle as the applause rose to a roar. John Boehner, the emotional Ohioan about t...

How Crying Can Help John Boehner

Politics Daily | December 13,| 11:48 AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Ohio Congressman and House Speaker-elect John Boehner is our town crier. Not a cry-baby crier, but an 'It might be politically expedient to show my so...

Why Republicans Get to Cry

Kathleen Reardon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kathleen Reardon

While it's interesting that men like Bush, Romney, and Boehner are allowing themselves to cry publicly lately, behind this seemingly harmless shift in acceptance is one of the ways that the Republicans are managing the narrative.

WATCH: Boehner Tears Up During First GOP House Majority Speech

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

John Boehner's emotions nearly got the best of him late Tuesday night, as he addressed news that the GOP had taken majority control of the House of Re...