Topic: John Boehner
House GOP leader John Boehner is capitalizing on public's distrust of government by blaming the bad economy on fat-cat government bureaucrats. That's easier than acknowledging the real cause: poor consumer spending due to overwhelming consumer debt.
08/27/2010 03:17 pm
Mark Zandi of Moody’s Analytics and Economy.com says House Republican leader John Boehner is 'just wrong' when he says Obama administration efforts to stimulate the economy have 'gotten us nowhere.'
08/25/2010 12:42 pm
John Boehner, House Republican leader, hadn't even delivered his speech on the economy Tuesday morning before Democrats had attacked with a 'prebuttal' – responding to a news event before it happens.
08/24/2010 01:57 pm
John Boehner on Tuesday called for the resignation of President Barack Obama's embattled economic team, including Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and White House economic adviser Larry Summers.
08/24/2010 12:54 pm
Leaving the political controversy aside, the proposed Islamic community center would fit very well into – and improve – the urban landscape around ground zero. The same can’t be said for the sleazy shops nearby.
08/24/2010 11:39 am
With the federal deficit at $1.5 trillion, some voters are balking at politicians who tout a record of securing ‘pork barrel’ projects.
08/19/2010 01:21 pm
House minority leader John Boehner, at a July 21 Monitor lunch, discussed the GOP's chances of retaking the House in the 2010 elections and his leadership style if he became House speaker.
08/13/2010 12:55 pm
A new amendment to address citizenship issues would be tough in today’s polarized environment. Some say that legislation related to the 14th Amendment is the answer, but that would be hard, too.
08/10/2010 05:22 pm
The House of Representatives cut short its August recess to return to Washington and pass a state jobs bill Tuesday. Supporters say the bill is much-needed additional stimulus; detractors argue that it has too little money to really make a dent in states' budget problems.
08/10/2010 04:47 pm
Jobs bill worth $26 billion has unmistakable implications for November congressional elections.
08/10/2010 02:57 pm