GOP Rep: Boehner Would Be 'On Very Thin Ice' If He Tries To Use Mainly Dem Votes To Pass Homeland Funding BillFor all the talk of Republican House Speaker John Boehner being trapped by the quarrel over funding the Homeland Security Department, he holds a potential escape key, if he's willing to use it: cooperative Democrats.
Boehner: 'All Children Ought To Be Vaccinated'House Speaker John Boehner says all children ought to be vaccinated.
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.
Ohio Man Accused Of Threatening To Poison John BoehnerFederal prosecutors allege country club bartender Michael R. Hoyt threatened to poison the speaker's drink.
Gohmert: Going To Be A 'Pretty Nasty' Fight Against Boehner If He Punishes GOP OppositionRep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, warns there’s going to be a “pretty nasty” fight against House Speaker John Boehner for punishing GOP colleagues who opposed him.
Tea Party-Backed Effort Fails To Unseat Boehner As SpeakerRepublicans assumed full control of Congress on Tuesday for the first time in eight years in a day of pomp, circumstance and raw politics beneath the Capitol Dome.
Palin: Time For Republicans To Elect New House SpeakerFormer Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin believes it’s time for a new Speaker of the House.
GOP Rep: 'Unprofessional' Of Colleagues To Run Against BoehnerOne Republican lawmaker is calling it “unprofessional” of his colleagues to challenge John Boehner for House Speaker.
Boehner: Resignation Of NY Rep. Grimm 'Honorable'House Speaker John Boehner says Rep. Michael Grimm made the right decision by resigning from Congress after pleading guilty to tax evasion charges.
Lawmakers Agree On $1.1T Spending Bill As Reid Warns Gov't Will Run Out Of Money In 2 DaysTime running short, Republicans and Democrats agreed Tuesday on a $1.1 trillion spending bill to avoid a government shutdown and delay a politically-charged struggle over President Barack Obama's new immigration policy until the new year.
Corker: Obama 'Has Undermined Any Real Attempt To Solve Immigration Issue' Due To Executive OrderRepublican U.S. Sen. Bob Corker on Thursday criticized members of his own party for launching political attacks against those trying to overhaul immigration laws.