John Boehner

GOP Sens. Urge Boehner to Block OCare Bailout

Sarah Ferris, The Hill

14 Republican Senators, led by Marco Rubio are calling on John Boehner to block any spending bill that pays for a program they deride as an “ObamaCare taxpayer bailout,” a move that could prompt another shutdown. 

Poll: 40% of GOP View Boehner Unfavorably

Tony Lee, Breitbart

According to Gallup, 28% of Americans view Boehner favorably, and 50% view him unfavorably. But Boehner doesn't get much of a boost from his own party. The poll found that 40% of Republicans have an unfavorable view of Boehner, while 46% view him favorably.

Conservs. Blast Boehner for Fundraising for Gay GOP Cand.

Tina Nguyen, Mediaite

Several conservative interest groups, including the Family Research Council and National Organization for Marriage, blasted Boehner and the GOP leadership for supporting House hopeful Carl DeMaio, who’s currently tied with sitting Rep. Scott Peters (D-CA) in polls. 

Boehner: Bush Has 'Real Shot' in '16

Kelly Cohen, Washington Examiner

Boehner applauded Jeb Bush’s ability to “talk about Repub. issues better than most anybody that we’ve got out there,” approving of his “real record of reform” as FL’s governor from 1999-2007. He also called potential GOP-E candidates John Kasich and Rob Portman “great” ones.

GOP Tagline Through 2016: ‘We’re Not Them’

Tom T. Florida, Red State

Thirty-five days until the Nov. election and the GOP has long since gone to ground. If we didn’t know better, we’d swear Boehner, McConnell and Co. had members locked in a basement in the Capitol, the federal witness protection program has nothing on the GOP when it comes to the art of disappearing.

Repubs. Set Sights on Bigger House Gains

Alex Isenstadt, Politico

House R's have been destined for modest gains in the midterms despite a favorable political environment. Now the GOP is raising its ambitions, jumping into Dem. strongholds. The goal: Achieve their biggest House majority since Truman’s presidency.

Boehner: I Can Absolutely Make R's Pass Amnesty

Breitbart TV

"We had a flood of children coming across the border, once again, proving that no good immigration bill can pass until we have real border security. Big things in Wash. take bipartisan majorities. The issue of immigration, only way to do it and, frankly, the right way to do it is to do it in a broad, bipartisan way." 

Boehner: US May Have No Choice But to Send US Troops to Fight ISIS

Cheryl K. Chumley, Washington Times

Speaker John Boehner took the opposite track from Obama, saying on national television that the U.S. may very well have to send U.S. ground troops to root out the remainder of Islamic State terrorists.

Boehner: I'd Recall Congress for ISIS Vote

Rick Moran, American Thinker

Speaker John Boehner told ABC News "This Week" that he would be willing to call the House back into session to debate any war authorization the president submitted. 

Conservatives Are the Driving Force to Save America

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman

The leadership that Americans need and are looking for doesn’t come from Mitch McConnell, John Boehner, Reince Priebus, or any of the Republican establishment. The leadership comes from each of us in the conservative movement, our organizations, our members. We are the driving force to Save America.

Coburn: Congress, Boehner Lied To America About Spending

Patrick Howley, Daily Caller

Coburn said that lawmakers from both parties, including GOP Speaker John Boehner, lied about the amount of spending in the recently-passed continuing resolution because it far exceeds the amount promised in the two-year federal budget bill passed at the end of 2013.

Boehner: I'm Obama's Best Friend

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Speaker John Boehner put comedienne Joy Behar in a playful headlock while in the Hamptons campaigning for Repub. Lee Zeldin, telling the liberal former co-host of The View, “I am Obama’s best friend," after she told him to stop obstructing Obama.

Levin Blasts "Commie" House GOP Over Anti-Conservative Rule

Right Scoop Staff

Any Republican who subsequently votes in Jan. against the nominee chosen by the GOP-E in Nov. will be stripped of all committee assignments. If the rule change passes, all Republicans who vote against Boehner will be stripped of all their committee assignments.

Boehner: Immigration Reform Will Boost Economy

Scott Wong, The Hill

“Immigration reform will help our economy, but you’ve got to secure the border first,” the Republican said after a speech at the conservative think tank American Enterprise Institute. “We’ve got a mess and everyone knows we’ve got a mess. 

Obama and GOP Agree to Do Nothing About ISIS

Streiff, Red State

Obama, whose misjudgments allowed the metastasis of ISIS, has no intention of taking action that has a reasonable prospect of halting this threat. Instead of an actual plan we get gibberish about “degrade and destroy” and “decimate.” And the GOP seems to have little stomach for actually taking a stand.

Pre-Election Conservative Agenda Item: Stop Ex-Im Bank Extension

Special interests, such as the US Chamber of Commerce are furious with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, claiming he is “appeasing the Tea Party” by joining the opposition to extending the Ex-Im bank, conservatives must work to hold and firm-up his support for our position. Tell Kevin McCarthy to oppose the reauthorization of the Ex-Im Bank: sign and share our petition now.

Petition Urging Kevin McCarthy to Oppose Reauthorization of The Ex-Im Bank

To:
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy

STAND AGAINST CORRUPTION, CORPORATE WELFARE, AND CRONYISM!

We the undersigned urge you to stand with Jeb Hensarling in opposition to the reauthorization of the Export – Import Bank.

Boehner Slams Obama for 'Raw Politics'

By Laura Barron-Lopez, The Hill

Speaker John Boehner said President Obama's decision to hold off executive action on immigration until after the midterms "smacks of raw politics." Boehner said there would never be a "right" time for Obama to "declare amnesty by executive action."

King: Obama's Already Violating The Law

Caroline May, Breitbart

Obama is already not sticking to the law, so why would lawmakers trust Obama enough to move forward with immigration reform next year, Iowa Repub. Steve King wondered in reaction to Speaker John Boehner’s recent comments leaving the door open for immigration reform next year. 

Boehner's Hollow Rebuke Of Obama: Do Your Job

Speaker John Boehner, Politico

"President Obama faces a choice: He can work with Congress to deal with the tough issues, or he can go it alone and cement a legacy of increased polarization, partisanship and lawlessness."