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Elise Foley

John Boehner: Immigration Reform Is Dead If Obama Acts On His Own

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said there would be no chance for immigration reform in the next two years if President Barack Obama...

John Boehner: Immigration Reform Could Happen Next Year

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Tuesday that immigration reform could still happen in the relatively near future, but only if President Barac...

Boehner Defends Rejecting Military Immigration Measure Proposed By A Republican

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 07.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is weighing allowing some immigrants brought illegally to the country as youths to serve in the military, a unilatera...

Valerie Jarrett: Immigration Promise 'Lost In Translation'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 05.16.2014 | Politics

Senior White House adviser Valerie Jarrett took to Twitter on Friday to reject reports that the Obama administration has a commitment from House Speak...

GOP Districts Isolated From Growing Demographic Changes

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some demographers call it the browning of America. Fueled by immigration and higher birth rates among Hispanics and blacks, the U....

John Boehner: 'That's Not Amnesty'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 03.03.2014 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) flatly rejected on Monday the idea that his proposed immigration reform are "amnesty" -- a word that's considered ...

Elise Foley

John Boehner: Immigration Reform 'Needs To Get Done,' But It's Obama's Fault If It Doesn't

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 02.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) laid down a line Thursday on immigration reform: the president must prove he will enforce immigratio...

Elise Foley

Mitch McConnell: Immigration Reform Not Happening In 2014

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 02.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Tuesday threw cold water on the idea that immigration reform could be revived this yea...

Elise Foley

Boehner: Immigration Reform 'Absolutely Not' Dead

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 11.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) firmly rejected the idea on Thursday that his conference is obstructing immigration reform and will ...

Elise Foley

Immigration Advocates Fast, Tell Boehner To Do His Job

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Top Dem: Boehner Lets Tea Party 'Call The Shots'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 11.20.2013 | Politics

Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) holds House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) responsible for the failure of immigra...

Harry Reid Hits John Boehner For 'Intellectual Yoga Drill'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.14.2013 | Politics

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) expressed his frustration with House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) over immigration reform on Wednesday, ca...

Boehner Claims Heavy Involvement On Immigration

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) bristled on Tuesday when asked why he's taken a backseat on immigration reform, insisting he's remained heavily in...

Laura Bassett

John Boehner Won't Take A Position On Immigration: 'It's Not About Me'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.22.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said on Sunday that he believes immigration is a "serious problem" that needs to be dealt with, but he would not s...

Michael McAuliff

Harry Reid: I Feel Sorry For John Boehner

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Harry Reid feels sorry for John Boehner. Sort of. But not in a good way. The Democratic Senate Majority Leader did declare such a fee...

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 ...

Elise Foley

Gang Of Eight Senators Shrug Off John Boehner

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senators working toward immigration reform insisted on Tuesday that House Speaker John Boehner hasn't doomed the effort by saying a comp...

Jennifer Bendery

John Boehner: No Vote On Immigration Bill Without Majority Support Of Republicans

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Tuesday tamped down on the idea that he may be willing to pass comprehensive immigration reform l...

Elise Foley

John Boehner On Immigration: We'll Do It, But 'Don't Ask Me How'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 05.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Thursday he's confident the House will "work its will on immigration" reform and come to a deal...

Boehner Embraces Bipartisan Immigration Plan

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2013 | Politics

* Speaker did not address key issue; pathway to citizenship * Boehner aims to foster bipartisan efforts (Adds details) ...

Jennifer Bendery

John Boehner Blames Obama For Derailing DREAM Act After He Derailed DREAM Act

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Tuesday that President Barack Obama's policy change on immigration makes it less likely that Co...