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John Boehner

civility

Last weekend’s White House Correspondents Dinner was the usual celebrity circus mixed with barbed humor. Unlike his predecessor George W. Bush, who was the subject...
ted cruz

There comes a point at which any reasonable, self-aware individual must come to terms with the fact that if almost all of your colleagues have...
immigration

The news moved fast on Tuesday night. After meeting with a variety of House Republican factions, Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan took to the lectern to...
Republican Party

House Speaker John Boehner’s resignation couldn’t come at a worse time for the Republican Party. The thankless role of shepherd to the feline congregation that...
Boehner

House Republicans have a choice. They can try to govern or they can fight. But they can’t do both and that’s why House Speaker John...
conservative revolution

“It just doesn’t make sense,” conservative commentators tell themselves amid a dissection of the average Donald Trump supporter. How does backing the GOP candidate who...
lawless administration

As Congress reassembled this week after the Labor Day holiday, buzzards were starting to circle the air space over House Speaker John Boehner. As Politico...

The Washington Post has an interesting story on how Democrats, now in the minority in both houses of Congress, have so far fulfilled their intent...

With time running out to avoid defunding the Department of Homeland Security, almost all of the focus of news coverage of the story has been...

On February 27, funding for the Department of Homeland Security will run out unless Congress authorizes a new appropriation. The House passed such a bill...

Reuters is reporting that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is considering making changes to his planned speech to Congress to placate his critics and lower...

Prime Minister Netanyahu's high-profile speech before Congress has already backfired even before it was delivered. It is designed to rally support in Congress for extra...