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by PsychoSuperMom
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 10:14 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
John Boehner had a really bad week last week culminating in a really horrid Friday. His GOP Conference is deeply divided. 50 or so very conservative members, associated with the Tea Party and ...
by murphthesurf3
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Mar 02, 2015 at 11:59 AM PST with 3 Recommends
If this Front Page post is correct, Congressional Democrats now have the parliamentary tools to force passage of a clean funding bill for the remainder of the fiscal year for DHS. The Democrats ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Mar 02, 2015 at 12:18 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Wait, what? Takeaway Washington Correspondent Todd Zwillich asked Speaker John Boehner about what he was going to do when he received the clean bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 332 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2015 at 01:36 PM PST with 316 Recommends
We got a bit of a glimpse of the Republican Klown Kar in action recently. We saw two primo crazies duke it out, Gohmert v. Yoho. Louie "the United States will crumble unless I lead the House" and ...
by d3clark
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Jan 07, 2015 at 03:07 AM PST with 1 Recommend
And No -- it wasn't Louie Gohmert ... Louie Gohmert Gets a Whopping 3 Votes for Speaker by Matt Wilstein, mediaite.com -- Jan 6, 2015 Despite the overwhelming support of both Sean Hannity and ...
by jamess
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Jan 06, 2015 at 06:08 PM PST with 23 Recommends
John Boehner re-elected as speaker despite throng of no votes House speaker re-elected; 25 members dissent. By Jake Sherman and John Bresnahan | 1/6/15 9:47 AM EST | Updated 1/6/15 2:11 PM ...
by weezilgirl
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jan 06, 2015 at 11:33 AM PST with 11 Recommends
Mr. Speaker? On Tuesday, John ...
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 102 comments on Mon Jan 05, 2015 at 06:00 AM PST with 38 Recommends
The next Speaker of the House? Getcha popcorn ready. America's Dumbest Congressman® just announced he will be running against John Boenher for Speaker of the House.
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 183 comments on Sun Jan 04, 2015 at 09:54 AM PST with 192 Recommends
WASHINGTON -- What was probably planned as a lighthearted video that humanize the Speaker is a window into House Speaker John Boehner's heart and soul. In the shot video titled "The Monkey in the ...
by murphthesurf3
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 06:45 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Last Friday, due to the generous efforts of a family friend, I found myself standing in the well of the Chamber of the House of Representatives.  I was part of a very private VIP tour of the ...
by RationalPolitics
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 03:00 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
If you look at John Boehner's district, it is laughably gerrymandered to keep the worst Speaker of the House in office...
by Brian Ross
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Aug 10, 2014 at 08:59 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
The new poll showing voters’ unprecedented hatred of their representatives coincides with another ignominious record for worst ...
by oftenon
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Aug 05, 2014 at 05:20 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
John Boehner has had one goal during his Speakership: Keep the Speaker's Gavel. The Summer Recess ends in Victory for the Speaker. He is still Speaker! That's it. He does what must be done or ...
by murphthesurf3
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Aug 05, 2014 at 04:08 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
John Boehner has had one goal during his Speakership: Keep the Speaker's Gavel. That's it. So he does what must be done or not done to avoid a vote of confidence on his Speakership. You see, it ...
by murphthesurf3
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 02:11 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
(This is my first diary on the Daily Kos.) With all of the lunacy of Speaker Boehner suing the President of the United States, I simply have to say something to him and I think this would be the ...
by MichaelG7355
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jul 22, 2014 at 10:25 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
John Boehner has just won the coveted "Biggest Pussy to Ever Serve as Speaker of the House" Award, by scheduling a vote on his infantile lawsuit against the president instead of attending to the ...
by Pragmatus
Comment Count 105 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 01:46 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Last Veteran's Day, Speaker of the House John Boehner wrote an impassioned letter to all veterans of our Armed Forces. I want you to read the entire piece: To the veterans of our Armed Forces: I ...
by angelajean
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Jan 08, 2014 at 11:36 AM PST with 24 Recommends
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 140 comments on Sun Oct 13, 2013 at 10:22 AM PDT with 137 Recommends
Michael Matthew Bloomer, October 8, 2013 The Small Kahuna @ They Will Say ANYTHING! - a decidedly left of center place to ...
by latestbloomer
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Oct 07, 2013 at 09:13 PM PDT with 0 Recommends