John Boehner

Omnibus Contains Casino Crony Kickback For Reid & Donors

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

The omnibus spending bill from John Boehner and Appropriations Committee chairman Rep. Hal Rogers (R-KY) contains a blatant handout to the travel—specifically casino—industry, something that benefits Harry Reid.

Boehner's Budget Deal Funds OCare, Amnesty

Matthew Burke, Tea Party News Network

House R's, led by Boehner, have compromised w/ Dems in agreeing on a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill. Boehner wants a full House vote on it by Thurs., which breaks his pledge to give voters “at least 72 hrs.” to read every bill, a promise he made on 2/18/10. 

Rand Paul: I Won’t Vote For a Spending Bill That Funds Amnesty

Senator Rand Paul has announced he will be voting against the establishment Republican House leadership’s spending plan, this "abomination" of a bill as he called it, and is urging all Republicans to oppose it.

Memo To House Republicans: If You Fund It You Own It

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman

Those allegedly conservative Republicans who vote for the “CRomnibus” will own not just Obama's unconstitutional amnesty, they will also own a host of Obama's other destructive policies. I urge CHQ readers to pick-up the phone (the toll free number is 1- 866-220-0044) and call Congress to demand your Representative and Senators vote “NO” on the CR – Omnibus spending plan.

House GOP Heads Trick 216 R's Into Accidentally Backing O's Amnesty

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Louie Gohmert exposed how John Boehner, Kevin McCarthy & Steve Scalise strengthened Obama’s executive amnesty with procedural trickery—and they did it all in the name of pushing a bill that they told R's would block Obama’s exec. amnesty. 

Toxic Distrust Between Conservs., GOP Leaders on Amnesty

Byron York, Washington Examiner

Conservatives want R's to fight to defund Obama's exec. action now, rather than wait until Jan. They accuse Boehner, McConnell, and other GOP leaders of caving to O. The GOP should unite on this issue.

Levin: ‘GOP Leadership Likes Amnesty;' ‘Sold Out Voters’

Ali Meyer, CNS News

"I think right now – as I understand it – they’re working with the left and the Dem. Party in the House to cobble together a majority and fund Obama’s unconstitutional amnesty. So I think it’s a complete disgrace."

Why Obama's Okay With GOP Funding Plan

Brian Hughes, Washington Examiner

Obama's been noticeably quiet as Repubs. prepare a funding plan that would guarantee a fight over his immigration action in early '15. That’s because Obama doesn’t think he’ll lose that showdown. "Repubs. still don't have an endgame," said a former WH official.

Spending Bill Near After GOP Fake Immigration Vote

Bloomberg News

In a minor concession to some R's, House leaders are considering a revision that would move up the fight over immigration funding after Congress reconvenes in Jan. Congress can seek to defund parts of the Homeland Security agency tasked with carrying out Obama’s orders.

GOP Leader Promises Total Amnesty In 2015

Neil Munro, Daily Caller

John Boehner’s top committee chairman says he wants an immigration bill that would allow millions of foreign migrants to stay and work jobs sought by Americans.

R's in Congress Hate the American People. Just Like the Dems.

Erick Erickson, Red State

Tell your congressman to both oppose the rule on the continuing resolution and oppose the resolution itself. If Boehner is going to do this, he should be forced to rely on the very Democrats he’s trying to help.

Should We Buy Speaker Boehner Some Balls?

Speaker Boehner is not the spineless wimp some commentators make him out to be. Boehner has actually shown plenty of masculine fortitude and has faced down opponents on numerous occasions – the problem is those opponents are always conservatives, not President Obama and the Democrats.

Help Boehner Grow A Pair

Erick Erickson, Red State

The GOP actively campaigned against Obama’s amnesty action while the Dems attacked the GOP for a gov't shut down. Yet, Boehner's going to join Sen. Harry Reid and keep Obama’s exec. amnesty plan going. He’s lining up votes with Nancy Pelosi to ensure O’s amnesty is funded.

Put John Boehner on Notice

Frank Gaffney, Secure Freedom Minute

Boehner will allow O’s unconstitutional amnesty to stand unless Repubs. who want to keep their jobs make sure he does his better over the next two weeks.

Boehner Kills Online Sales Tax Bill—for Now

Brendan Sasso and Billy House, National Journal

A last-ditch push by about 30 R's to convince John Boehner to allow lame-duck action on an online sales-tax measure failed, but those attending the closed meeting said he is promising to revisit the issue early next year, which would enrage conservatives.

Conservatives Scoff at Boehner Amnesty Deal

Lauren French, Anna Palmer and Burgess Everett, Politico

Conserv. R's are expressing their dissatisfaction with the plan outlined by Boehner. Instead of a spending bill that keeps the gov't funded through Sept. with a chance to review Homeland Security’s funding in March, the lawmakers want to pass a much shorter resolution.

Boehner Fakes Opposition To Amnesty Amid Increasing Pressure

Neil Munro, Daily Caller

Pressure from GOP voters and legislators is forcing House Speaker John Boehner to part-way oppose President Barack Obama’s personal amnesty for illegal immigrants, say GOP legislators.

Boehner: Americans Don't Trust O On Immigration

Speaker Boehner's Press Office

Boehner took Obama to task for his recent unilateral action on immigration, saying the president’s overreach has made “it harder for the American people and their elected representatives to trust his word on any issue.” 

GOP Leaders' Hearts and Heads Not in Amnesty Fight

If Senator McConnell won’t use the votes he has in the Senate, and Speaker Boehner won’t use the majority he has in the House to stop Obama’s illegal and unconstitutional executive amnesty, then they should get out of the way and let conservatives organize the opposition and unite Republicans to use all the tools the Constitution gives them to rein-in a lawless President.