John Boehner

Boehner: Republicans Have 50/50 Shot at Keeping the House

Friday on NBC’s “Today,” former Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said Republicans have a “50/50” chance of holding control of the U.S. House of Representatives in 2018. Partial transcript as follows: GUTHRIE: Are you worried about Republicans losing control of the House?

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Axios Reporter Predicts West Wing Dems Will Anonymously Say Breitbart a ‘Joke’

Axios national politics reporter Jonathan Swan, who earlier this week revealed that some of his White House sources were astonishingly clueless about the existence of The American Prospect magazine, believes that West Wing operatives (most of whom are Democrats) will anonymously, of course, try to downplay Breitbart News’ influence in the days ahead.

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Boehner: I Did Not Say Trump Is a ‘Disaster’

Wednesday in Colorado Springs, CO at the Council of Insurance Agents and Brokers Employee Leadership Forum, former Speaker of the House John Boehner said last week’s media reports that he said Donald Trump’s presidency so far has been “a complete disaster”

House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio listens during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. House Republicans began the new Congress with old divisions on display Wednesday, bitter fallout from a failed rebellion against Speaker John Boehner. (AP Photo/Lauren Victoria Burke)