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Boehner May Be Risking Tea Party Calls To Resign

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.26.2011 | Politics

Tea Party activists rallying in Washington say House Speaker John Boehner should stay in his job -- for now. Gathered across the street from the Ca...

Jennifer Bendery

Congressional Republicans Put On Notice By Conservative Base

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Tea Party is causing more headaches for Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) over his debt proposal. A coalition of several hundred Tea ...

Boehner May Have Tea Party Problem On His Hands

The Washington Post | Chris Cillizza & Aaron Blake | Posted 09.11.2011 | Politics

When Republicans retook the House in the 2010 midterm elections, there were a handful of smart party strategists who cautioned that managing the major...

John Boehner's Choice: Government Shutdown Or Tea Party Revolt

TIIME | Jay Newton-Small | Posted 06.08.2011 | Politics

John Boehner has a decision to make. And in some ways it's akin to choosing between his children. By midnight tonight the government will shut down un...

Boehner Navigates Uncharted Territory Between Legislative Pragmatism & Tea Party Zeal

The New York Times | Carl Hulse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After being granted three weeks to cut what has been an elusive budget deal, Speaker John A. Boehner is navigating the unchartered territory between l...

John Boehner Faces Tough Task Of Controlling A 'Tea Party Congress'

The New Yorker | Peter J. Boyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As the transition to the new Congress began, in mid-November, Boehner avoided potential conflicts with his freshman colleagues by promising them a sea...