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John Boehner Sequestration

Sam Stein

Democrat Says A Government Shutdown Would Be Better Than More Sequestration

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.26.2013 | Politics

One of the top Democrats in the House said Friday that his party should be willing to shut down the government this fall unless the spending cuts brou...

Alan Grayson: Severe Cuts 'Will Cause Pain'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

Two and a half weeks after sequestration took effect, Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Fla.) is not standing back in the face of the severe cuts. The Other 98...

Powerless Boehner Subjects Himself To Pain

Salon | Posted 03.01.2013 | Politics

Why does John Boehner subject himself to this?...

Michael McAuliff

Boehner: Raising Taxes Would 'Steal' From Americans

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) declared Thursday that seeking more revenue in order to reduce the federal deficit or to replace seq...

Boehner Doc Throws Cold Water On Talking Point

The Daily Beast | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

With deep sequestration cuts just days away, Congress is on vacation....

Boehner: Obama Raging Against Crisis He Manufactured

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

In a Wall Street Journal op-ed published Tuesday evening, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) blamed President Obama for the nearly $1.2 trillion in a...

Boehner: Up To Democrats To Avert Budget Cuts

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR and JULIE PACE | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner said Wednesday it's unlikely the Republican-controlled House and Democratic-led Senate will prevent a wa...

GOP Looks To Looming Deadline As Leverage Point

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 04.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — There's a growing sense of resignation that the country's political leaders will be unable or unwilling to find a way around loomin...