Right Turn: John Boehner


Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 12/03/2013

John Boehner resurrects immigration reform

The speaker of the House hires an immigration reform guru.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:31 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Immigration reform, John Boehner

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 11/21/2013

As the Senate goes nuclear, what’s the House doing?

The House has purposeful leadership and an agenda.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:15 PM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gop house, Obamacare, Speaker John Boehner

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 11/14/2013

Immigration reform outlook

Getting a pill passed is doable, but probably not this year.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:30 AM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House Republicans, Immigration reform, John Boehner

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Too late?

House Republicans’ last gasp.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:39 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Government shutdown, House Republicans, Speaker of the House John Boehner

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 01/04/2013

John Boehner and the 72 percent

Boehner finally has the GOP united -- on tackling spending and standin firm on the debt ceiling.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:59 AM ET, 01/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, debt ceiling, entitlement reform, John Boehner

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 01/03/2013

Boehner elected speaker again, tries to elevate the House

John Boehner retains the speakership and sets the tone for the 113th Congress.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:26 PM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  debt ceiling, House of Representatives, Speaker of the House John Boehner

Posted at 09:57 PM ET, 12/20/2012

Boehner Plan B: House Republicans humiliate their leader

By shutting down Boehner's Plan B vote, the House GOP shows its political cowardice.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:57 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bush tax cuts, Fiscal Cliff, GOP, John Boehner

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 12/20/2012

Show some independence, GOP politicians

Speaker Boehner and the House Republicans prepare to pass Plan B.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:47 AM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  conservative movement, Fiscal Cliff, John Boehner

Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Republicans put Obama in a box

John Boehner's proposal gets nods of approval from anti-tax crusaders and puts the White House in a bind.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:54 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fiscal Cliff, Grover Norquist, John Boehner, taxes

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 12/17/2012

Boehner's office is mum on 'fiscal cliff' talks

The GOP would be wise to ignore the carping from right-wing activists.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:42 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fiscal Cliff, John Boehner, taxes

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 12/03/2012

Republicans make their fiscal cliff' counteroffer

The GOP's plan includes more net savings than the president's plan.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:10 PM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fiscal Cliff, House Republicans, John Boehner