John Boehner

Jeb! “I admire John Boehner greatly”

It looks like it might be the mutual appreciation society between outgoing Speaker of the House John Boehner and GOP Presidential candidate Jeb Bush. Back in 2014 Speaker John Boehner told Jay Leno that Jeb would make a ‘great President.’ Now yesterday on Fox News Sunday, Jeb returned the favor and talked about how he admired John Boehner greatly. “I admire John Boehner greatly,” Bush…


Boehner: Kevin McCarthy Would Make A Great Speaker

Rep. Kevin McCarthy, the California Republican who currently serves as House Majority Leader, got the nod of approval as speaker from outgoing Speaker of the House John Boehner during the latter’s press conference early Friday afternoon. While saying he does not have a vote in who will replace him as Speaker and that he did not want to make any endorsements, Boehner did speak specifically…


BREAKING: Speaker John Boehner to Retire

updated at 12:22p (CDT), September 25, 2015 House Speaker John Boehner announced Friday that he will resign from Congress at the end of October. Boehner’s retirement will be rare for a person holding the top position in the middle of a session. The last time a Speaker resigned without losing control of the party was Texas Democrat Jim Wright, who resigned in 1989 amid an…


Cruz to Leadership: We Can Stop Iran Deal

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), stemming from his speech at a rally against the Iran Deal, sent a letter to Republican leadership detailing how he says Congress can stop billions of dollars from landing in Iranian hands. In the letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), Cruz said that there is “$100 billion in frozen Iranian assets from being…