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Boehner cuts House members’ greatest perk


House speaker John Boehner speaking to reporters Tuesday (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)

Members may still be able to fly commercially however.

Of course, as we noted on Friday, budget cuts to the Air Force may well end that spectacular perk — full-service, business-class-only — for the House — and the Senate.

Al Kamen, an award-winning columnist on the national staff of The Washington Post, created the “In the Loop” column in 1993.

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