Speaker of the House election

Nancy Pelosi Explains What GOP Establishment Wants In The Next Speaker Of The House

Little wonder Nancy Pelosi is interested in a “bipartisan approach” to the election of an establishment Republican, like Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, as Speaker. Ryan would give the Democrats everything they want; a “clean” debt ceiling increase, a Continuing Resolution to fund the government at Obama levels of spending, breaking the spending caps a la the Ryan – Murray budget, continuing funding of Planned Parenthood, continued funding of Obamacare and worst of all, congressional confirmation of amnesty for millions of illegal aliens.

Wanted: A Tea Party Speaker

Ross Douthat, New York Times Opinion Writer

Douthat says Senator Mike Lee of Utah is the ideal combination of insurgent and conservative policy entrepreneur, but unfortunately he's in the other Chamber.

Watch These Dark-Horse Candidates for House Speaker

John Fund, National Review

The idea of Paul Ryan as Speaker is meeting resistance from conservatives who recall his support of comprehensive immigration reform, the bank bailouts that followed the 2008 financial crisis, and the pro-union legislation that pleased constituents in his blue-collar district in Wisconsin.

The Patriot Is A Scarce Man

All Americans owe a debt of gratitude to Rep. Louie Gohmert, Rep. Jim Bridenstine and the other Members of the House of Representatives who stood strong against the threats, the bullying, the legalized bribery and the institutional power of the DC establishment to vote for new Republican leadership on Capitol Hill.

Gun Owners Of America Comes Out Against Boehner

In a move that is the political equivalent of treason, Speaker Boehner colluded with Barack Obama and Harry Reid in order to approve the anti-gun Cromnibus bill. Now GOA has sent this simple message to Republican Members of the House of Representative: Don't vote for John Boehner. Vote for a Pro-Gun Speaker! 

Viguerie: GOP Is A House Divided, Boehner Must Go To Unite GOP

The Bible and Lincoln tell us that a house divided cannot stand. During his tenure as Speaker John Boehner has divided the Republican Party like it hasn’t been divided since Progressives bolted the GOP over 100 years ago. The only thing that will reunite Republicans is new leadership on Capitol Hill.

The Magic Number Is 29: Only 12 More To Go To Defeat Boehner

FLASH! Rep. Rep. Tim Huelskamp says now is a good time for change won't vote for Boehner, so add one more principled conservative to the list of those who are publicly opposed to Boehner's re-election. As of Monday morning seven principled Members of the House publicly stated they wouldn't vote for John Boehner's re-election as Speaker, their numbers have now doubled with more joining by the minute. WATCH THIS ARTICLE FOR UPDATES ON THE GROWING FIELD OF CONSERVATIVES WHO HAVE ANNOUNCED OPPOSITION TO SPEAKER BOEHNER.

FLASH! Rep. Steve King: I Can’t Vote for John Boehner Again

Principled limited government constitutional conservative Rep. Steve King of Iowa has announced his decision not to vote for John Boehner's re-election as Speaker of the House saying he is convinced Congress will not be allowed to restore its Constitutional authority under John Boehner's Speakership and by refusing to do so, cannot call upon the courts to do so. 

Flash: Gohmert Announces Run for Speaker of the House

Our friend and one of the House of Representatives staunchest limited government constitutional conservatives, Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01), has made the decision to buck the status quo and challenge John Boehner in the race for House Speaker. 

FLASH! Rep. Jim Bridenstine: I Will Not Vote for John Boehner

Principled limited government constitutional conservative Rep Jim Bridenstine (OK-1) announced on January 2 that Speaker Boehner went too far when he teamed with Obama to advance the "CRomnibus" spending bill. Brindenstine says Boehner "relinquished the power of the purse, and with it he lost my vote."

Conservatives Launch Dump Boehner Campaign

In the wake of the shameful Steve Scalise racism scandal, his betrayal of conservative principles on spending and the CRomnibus, and his failure to fulfill his promise to fight Obama's unconstitutional executive amnesty leading conservatives, including CHQ Chairman Richard A. Viguerie, talk radio host Mark Levin and FOX News personality Sean Hannity, are calling on House Republicans to replace Speaker Boehner with a committed limited government constitutional conservative. We urge you to join the fight! Tweet, Facebook and email a link to the "Fire Speaker Boehner" video, post and send the New Year's Resolution graphic and call your Representative at (1-866-220-0044) and demand that he or she oppose John Boehner's re-election as Speaker of the House.

Conservatives Plan To Vote Against Boehner For Speaker

Alex Pappas, Daily Caller

Some disaffected conservative House R's are planning to rebel and vote against John Boehner for speaker of the House when the new Congress convenes next week.