John Boehner

Republicans Are Ignoring Positive Economic Signs at Their Own Peril
July 03, 2014

They basically disregarded Thursday's strong jobs report in its entirety.

The GOP's Religious Liberty Sham Is About to Blow Up Their Immigration Reform Excuse
July 01, 2014

If Republicans think Obama overreach makes immigration reform impossible, they'll have to stand and be counted on the contraception guarantee.

Republicans Have a Choice: Their Donors, Their Right-Wingers, or a Government Shutdown
June 27, 2014

There's almost no chance anyone will shut down government over the Export-Import bank, but if it happens, it will be John Boehner who does it.

The Maddening Illogic of the IRS 'Coverup' Conspiracy Theory
June 26, 2014

The IRS is supposedly engaged in a coverup...but nobody can quite say of what.

John Boehner Says His Lawsuit Against Barack Obama Isn't About Impeachment. Don't Believe Him.
June 25, 2014

The House speaker says he's going to sue the president—he's just not sure what for.

Paul Ryan Can Save Congressional Republicans From Civil War—Here’s How
June 11, 2014

As is so often the case, there's a practical way for Republicans to handle the Cantor dilemma, and then there's what hardline conservatives want.

Eric Cantor Rebranded Himself Out of a Job
The House majority leader's serial reinventions left him with few allies and myriad enemies
June 11, 2014

The House majority leader's serial reinventions left him with few allies and myriad enemies.

Why Eric Cantor Lost
A stunning consequence of his brash brand of politics
June 11, 2014

By drawing the right's energy and investment into the GOP, Eric Cantor created impossible expectations, and failed to meet them.

The GOP Just Got a Wake-Up Call
Eric Cantor's loss proves the Tea Party refuses to rest in peace
June 10, 2014

Eric Cantor's loss proves the Tea Party refuses to rest in peace.

Republicans Are Making the Long-Term Unemployed as Desperate as Possible
June 04, 2014

The Senate deal on unemployment insurance is just about dead.

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