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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

A divided Senate on Thursday derailed Democratic legislation providing $21 billion for medical, education and job-training benefits for the nation's veterans, as the bill fell victim to election-year disputes over spending and whether to slap sanctions on Iran. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Reid: ‘Congress Is Finishing This Year Less Popular Than A Cockroach’

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Thursday railed against Congress’ failure to include extending federal jobless benefits to more than 1 million people in a two-year budget deal reached this week.

12/19/2013

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House Passes Bipartisan Budget Deal

A plan to set the federal budget for the next two years passed in the House with a large bipartisan vote of 332-94.

12/12/2013

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., stands at a press conference after a closed joint whip and causes meeting on the Affordable Care Act on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 5, 2013. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Pelosi Nixes Budget Deal Without Jobless Benefits

The leader of House Democrats says her rank and file won’t support any year-end budget deal unless it includes plans to extend expiring unemployment benefits for long-term victims of the recession.

12/05/2013

House Speaker John Boehner arrives at the House of Representatives chamber at the U.S. Capitol on Sept. 28, 2013 in Washington. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Boehner Signs On to ‘Obamacare’ After Delay, Tweet

Being speaker of the House doesn’t make it any easier to sign up for health care coverage using the troubled federal website. Just ask John Boehner.

11/21/2013

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Social Security In 1935: How Today’s Health Law Should Evolve

Imagine how social security was first administered. Now imagine how the Affordable Care Act could look in 75 years.

11/08/2013

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