John Boehner

File photo of  U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH). (credit: Win McNamee)

Boehner Cruises To Easy Win In GOP Primary

House Speaker John Boehner has defeated two tea party challengers as he seeks his 13th term in Congress.

05/06/2014

A car vehicle burns after it was set on fire inside the US consulate compound in Benghazi late on Sept. 11, 2012. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Democrat: GOP’s Benghazi Committee ‘Waste Of Time’

A Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee says it makes no sense to participate in the select committee that Republicans want to create to investigate the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic outpost in Benghazi, Libya.

05/04/2014

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Mayor Gray Signs Pot Decriminalization Bill

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has signed a bill that decriminalizes possession of small amounts of marijuana.

03/31/2014

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks to reporters after attending the weekly Democrat policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol on March 11, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Boehner Spokesman: Reid ‘Sounds Completely Unhinged’

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Monday that Republicans may have helped Russia annex Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula, delivering a surprisingly sharp attack just before lawmakers advanced a bill authorizing sweeping U.S. sanctions on Russia and $1 billion in loan guarantees to Ukraine.

03/25/2014

Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., House Budget Committee Chairman, speaks during the American Conservative Union Conference on March 6, 2014 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Paul Ryan: There’s No ‘Civil War In The Republican Party’

Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., is downplaying any type of “civil war” within the Republican Party.

03/10/2014

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Boehner Buys Florida Condo

House Speaker John Boehner recently purchased a condo in southwest Florida sparking speculation about his future in Congress.

02/21/2014

U.S. Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.). (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Fla. Congressman to Resign After Cocaine Bust in D.C.

The Florida congressman who pleaded guilty to cocaine-possession charges last year will resign, his spokesman said Monday.

01/27/2014

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Boehner: US Should Help Iraq in Anti-Terror Fight

House Speaker John Boehner said Thursday that the United States should provide more equipment and other aid to the Iraqi government in its battle against al-Qaida militants, but he ruled out a reintroduction of U.S. troops for now.

01/09/2014

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: Obama ‘Ought To Take A More Active Role’ In Helping Iraq Battle Al-Qaeda

House Speaker John Boehner said Thursday that the United States should provide more equipment and other aid to the Iraqi government in its battle against al-Qaeda militants, but he ruled out a reintroduction of U.S. troops for now.

01/09/2014

Speaker of the House John Boehner. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Boehner Ends Rough Year on High Note

The ups and downs of House Speaker John Boehner in 2013 dramatize the difficulties of managing a narrow Republican majority in the House.

12/31/2013

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