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House Speaker John Boehner Is In Shock :He Was Going To Call Up A Vote For Speaker Before August Recess And Found Out He Doesn't Have Enough Votes

Last week Rep. Mark Meadows (R-OH) drew up a measure to remove John Boehner as House Speaker and Boehner tried to beat him to the punch by calling up a House vote to embarrass Meadows but instead of Meadows being the one to get embarrassed it was Boehner and his team by finding out that if there was a floor vote taken now Boehner does not have enough votes to get reelected Speaker of the House. 414 more words

Boehner vows fight to scuttle Iran nuclear deal

House Speaker John Boehner vowed Wednesday to do “everything possible” to stop the newly struck Iran nuclear deal, as Congress formally begins consideration of the hard-fought pact. 70 more words

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More investigations target Planned Parenthood policies

The governors of Georgia and Indiana and Ohio’s attorney general on Thursday ordered investigations of Planned Parenthood facilities in their states to determine if organs from aborted fetuses were being sold. 116 more words


Congressional panels will probe Planned Parenthood video

WASHINGTON (AP) – The searing political conflict over abortion flared anew Wednesday as three Republican-led congressional committees said they will investigate whether Planned Parenthood is selling organs from aborted fetuses. 712 more words


Democrats Skeptical Of Iran Nuclear Deal, GOP Mostly Hostile

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some of President Barack Obama’s fellow Democrats expressed skepticism and Republicans voiced outright hostility Tuesday to the landmark Iranian nuclear deal.

Under the historic accord, Iran’s nuclear program would be curtailed in exchange for billions of dollars in relief from international sanctions. 797 more words


Iran Nuclear Deal: Fine 'New Chapter' Or 'Historic Mistake'?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Iran, the United States and other world powers struck a historic deal Tuesday to curb Iranian nuclear programs in an agreement aimed at easing the threat of a nuclear-armed Iran hanging over the volatile Middle East. 1,110 more words


Ohio man accused of threatening Boehner ruled insane

CINCINNATI (AP) – A former Cincinnati-area bartender who said he believed House Speaker John Boehner was the devil was found not guilty by reason of insanity Monday of threatening to kill the Republican lawmaker. 512 more words