Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., is downplaying any type of “civil war” within the Republican Party.
House Speaker John Boehner recently purchased a condo in southwest Florida sparking speculation about his future in Congress.
The Florida congressman who pleaded guilty to cocaine-possession charges last year will resign, his spokesman said Monday.
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.
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.
The ups and downs of House Speaker John Boehner in 2013 dramatize the difficulties of managing a narrow Republican majority in the House.
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.
A plan to set the federal budget for the next two years passed in the House with a large bipartisan vote of 332-94.
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.
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.