More John Boehner Articles

  • Obama to take executive actions on immigration reform

    President Obama announced Monday that with comprehensive immigration reform dead on Capitol Hill, he will take executive actions to address the millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally.

  • The long road to John Boehner's lawsuit against Obama

    House Speaker John Boehner has been quietly preparing to sue President Obama for months. The Ohio Republican announced just last week that he would spearhead a House lawsuit against the president to challenge, in his view, the Obama administration's unconstitutional overreach of its executive...

  • Here's what Obama just called a Republican lawsuit against him

    President Obama brushed aside House GOP plans to file suit over his use of executive actions to bypass Congress, calling the legal action a "stunt" and vowing not to let him stop him from taking more executive actions in the future.

  • John Boehner targets Obama over usurping powers

    House Speaker John Boehner announced this week that he will ask the House of Representatives to file suit against President Obama.

  • Supreme Court ruling on recess appointments bolsters John Boehner's effort to sue President Obama

    Liberals have consistently dismissed as political posturing any charges by Republicans that Obama has violated the U.S. Constitution by frequently bypassing Congress. But the decision in the NLRB v. Noel Canning case shows that there's more to the GOP's claims than liberals care to acknowledge.

  • How John Boehner's decision to sue Obama could affect immigration

    Speaker John Boehner's planned lawsuit over executive orders could make the politics of immigration reform even more complicated. With immigration stalled in the House, President Obama is widely expected to use executive orders to change how the U.S. handles undocumented immigrants sometime...

  • Boehner says House plans to sue Obama

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The House will vote next month on legislation authorizing a campaign-season lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to carry out the laws passed by Congress, Speaker John Boehner announced on Wednesday. In a memo distributed to House members, Boehner, R-Ohio,...

  • John Boehner: Scandal could bring down Export-Import Bank

    House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said new allegations about fraud and corruption at the Export-Import Bank influenced his decision to take a harder look at whether Congress should reauthorize it.

  • VIDEO: John Boehner says House will sue Obama administration

    House Speaker John Boehner confirmed to reporters Wednesday that he intends to sue President Obama over the administration's use of executive actions.

  • Boehner says suit may target Obama

    WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner (BAY'-nur) is talking about suing President Barack Obama for allegedly exceeding his constitutional authority when it comes to administering the laws that Congress passes. Boehner has frequently accused Obama of picking and choosing what portions...

  • This Kumbaya moment from Congress is the best thing on the Internet today

    At a ceremony, lawmakers joined hands and sang "We Shall Overcome." Sadly, it turned into the most uncomfortable thing imaginable.

  • Boehner backs off support for Export-Import bank

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with conservative opposition, House Speaker John Boehner is declining to take a position on renewing the Export-Import Bank even though he's supported it in the past. His new stance deals a blow to a top priority of the business community. The Ohio Republican told...

  • Boehner says he's 'all in' to remain as speaker

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Days after House Republicans overhauled much of their leadership team, House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday that he's "all in" to remain as speaker in the new Congress that will meet next year. The Ohio Republican's remarks came after months of questions about whether he...

  • Boehner: administration not helping in IRS probe

    WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says the Obama administration is not helping Congress get to the truth over the IRS' close scrutiny of conservative groups and the agency's recent revelation that it lost emails related to that probe. The Ohio Republican says that even though...

  • White House tries to speed deportations of migrant children

    The White House on Friday announced a new plan to speed the deportations of young children flooding across the U.S.-Mexico border, saying they would deploy more judges to handle immigration cases and establish family detention centers for those who entered the country illegally.



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