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Elise Foley

John Boehner Takes Step To Potentially Sue Obama Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 01.27.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) told GOP members on Tuesday in a closed-door meeting that the body could take legal action against P...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama's Message To GOP After Elections: I'm Still The President

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.17.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's party may have taken a beating at the polls last week, but that hasn't stopped him from taking an aggressive se...

Michael McAuliff

Boehner Warns Obama Will 'Burn Himself'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Fresh off an overwhelming victory in the midterm elections and sitting on an even larger majority in the House of Representatives, Speak...

Igor Bobic

John Boehner: 'We Ought To Give The President What He's Asking For' On ISIS

HuffingtonPost.com | Igor Bobic | Posted 09.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday urged Congress to authorize the arming and training of opposition forces in Syria, a key element ...

Jennifer Bendery

Top Democrat Predicts Obama Will Be Impeached If GOP Keeps The House

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.), the third highest-ranking Democrat in the House, predicted Monday that Republicans will impeach President B...

Sabrina Siddiqui

John Boehner Rejects Calls To Impeach Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Wednesday rejected calls from several conservatives to impeach President Barack Obama. Speakin...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Republicans Back Boehner's Lawsuit Against Obama, Saying Impeachment Unlikely

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans signaled they would rally around Speaker John Boehner's (R-Ohio) lawsuit against President Barack Obama, even though c...

Boehner Uses CNN to Reach Low-Information Voters

Bob Seay | Posted 09.07.2014 | Media
Bob Seay

In choosing CNN, the Speaker of the House is clearly appealing to Low Information Voters, aka, Swing Voters. These are people who do not ordinarily follow politics.

Elise Foley

John Boehner: Send National Guard Troops To Border

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Friday blaming him for the humanitarian crisis of unaccom...

Boehner's Popularity Rating Is Much Lower Than Obama's, Poll Shows

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

One day after President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) had their first one-on-one meeting in more than a year, a new poll finds ...

Obama Invites Boehner For A Meeting

AP | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has reached out to House Speaker John Boehner (BAY'-nur) for a rare one-on-one meeting between the politica...

John Boehner Gives Obama Thumbs Up, Blushes?

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.28.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama gave House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) a shout out during his State of the Union address on Tuesday, saying that the "strengt...

2014 State Of The Union Date Set

Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has invited President Barack Obama to deliver his 2014 State of the Union address on January 28. Boehner sent a...

Boehner Still Wants To Negotiate, Dodges Question About Ending Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Tuesday that he wants to have a "conversation" with President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats over t...

John Boehner Says U.S. On 'Path' To Default

The Huffington Post | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.06.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said on Sunday that the country was on a path toward default if President Barack Obama continues to refuse to nego...

Boehner Mimicks Obama In Angry Floor Speech

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) mocked President Barack Obama in a floor speech Monday, hours before a potential government shutdown -- marking a ...

Boehner, House Republicans To Press Spending In Debt Fight

AP | Posted 09.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner says Republicans will insist on curbing spending in the fight over the debt limit. President Barack Obama ha...

Boehner Backs Syria Action

Posted 09.03.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) announced on Tuesday that he would support President Barack Obama's call for action in Syria, and urged his collea...

Obama Briefs Boehner On Syria

AP | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has briefed House Speaker John Boehner on Syria in a conversation in which the Republican leader pressed the...

The Ceiling Fan and the Congresswoman

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

Albert Einstein once said, insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. Republicans in the House would disagree with Mr. Einstein. They do it to make sure that the country knows what they are thinking.

Boehner Calls Out 'Reckless' Obama Threat

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — White House veto threats against legislation that implements spending cuts in the austere GOP budget plan are "reckless" and would ...

Michael McAuliff

Boehner Adopts Obama's Talking Point In Debt Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has been increasingly adopting one of President Barack Obama's key economic talking points on auster...

Boehner Defends Obama Plan Against GOP Criticism

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Hypocrisy is nothing new in Washington. The long-running debate over taxes and spending, however, is producing especially blatant e...

Boehner Turns Down Obama Invitation

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 05.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Speaker John Boehner says he's turning down President Barack Obama's invitation to be in the U.S. delegation to the installat...

Boehner Makes Big Declaration After Meeting With Obama Over Mess

AP | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner, emerging Friday from a White House meeting with President Barack Obama and congressional leaders, decla...