Boehner: ‘Proud’ Netanyahu Accepted His Invitation

Tuesday at the Republican leadership press conference, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) defended his invitation to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak to Congress without consulting the Obama administration saying, “We had a right to do it and we did it.”

Boehner said, “I’m frankly proud of the fact that the prime minister has accepted our invitation.”

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