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House Republicans Demote Lawmaker Who Voted Against Trade Deal

House Republican leaders have demoted another defiant colleague in their bid to impose party discipline on procedural votes.

06/22/2015

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Obama, Boehner Still ‘Looking For A Way Forward’ On Trade Deal

House Speaker John Boehner says he’s committed to passing a major trade deal as soon as possible, but he has not figured a way out of Congress’ logjam on legislation that’s a priority for President Barack Obama.

06/16/2015

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Schumer: Boehner’s ‘Massive Ignorance’ About Rail Safety, Pushes Congress For Amtrak Funds

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer accused House Speaker John Boehner of “massive ignorance” about rail safety on Friday and announced another push to get Congress to pay for train safety technology and infrastructure improvements in the wake of Amtrak’s deadly derailment.

05/15/2015

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Boehner Mocks ‘Lukewarm’ White House Reaction To Israeli Election

House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday defended his invitation to Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congress earlier this month and mocked the Obama administration’s chilly reaction to the Israeli prime minister’s election victory.

03/19/2015

House Speaker John Boehner answers questions during his weekly press conference at the U.S. Capitol on July 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Boehner, Bipartisan Group Push Obama To Arm Ukraine: ‘Grotesque Violation Of International Law’

House Speaker John Boehner and a group of top Democrats and Republicans are stepping up the pressure on the president to provide lethal, defensive weapons to Ukraine in its fight against Russian-backed separatists.

03/05/2015

Speaker of the House John Boehner answers questions during his weekly press conference on Jan. 9, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Boehner Says House In ‘Wait And See Mode’ On Funding Homeland Security

House Speaker John Boehner says he’s waiting for the Senate to act on legislation to fund the Homeland Security Department ahead of Friday’s midnight deadline.

02/25/2015

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Poll: 58 Percent Of Americans Say Obama Should Meet With Netanyahu

Most Americans say it was inappropriate for House Speaker John Boehner to invite Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address the U.S. Congress, but a majority also believe President Barack Obama should still meet the Israeli leader.

02/12/2015

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Boehner Tells Senate Dems To ‘Get Off Their Ass’ Passing Immigration Bill

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, says the House “has done its job” to fund the Department of Homeland Security by passing a bill to the Senate that de-funds a series of President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration that Republicans have deemed “unconstitutional.”

02/11/2015

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., downplayed critical comments made by an architect of the Affordable Care Act by saying she doesn’t “know who he is” – although Pelosi’s office has previously stated that they’ve relied on Jonathan Gruber’s analysis.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Pelosi: Boehner Invite to Netanyahu ‘Inappropriate’

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says it was inappropriate for House Speaker John Boehner to invite Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congress.

01/22/2015

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Boehner Spokesman: Obama Isn’t Living In Reality

A spokesman for House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said in response that Obama isn’t living in reality.

01/22/2015

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