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Expanding Religious Zeal, John Boehner Invites Pope Francis To Address Congress

by David Badash ● 11:46 AM March 14, 2014
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John Boehner extended a formal invitation to the leader of his Roman Catholic faith, Pope Francis I, to address a joint session of Congress. What does this mean and why is it troubling?

Immigration

Immigration Protesters Lay Siege To John Boehner’s Home – Plead For A Vote

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 2:08 PM November 21, 2013
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PHOTOS: Hundreds of protesters from United We Dream, gathered outside Speaker John Boehner’s home yesterday, pleading for him to call for a vote on the immigration bill already passed by the Senate.

ENDA

John Boehner: ‘I See No Basis Or No Need’ To Protect LGBT Workers

by David Badash ● 1:02 PM November 14, 2013
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Speaker of the House John Boehner just held a press conference and told America that he sees “no basis or no need” for protecting LGBT workers, calling ENDA “unnecessary.”

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John Boehner Blows Off Teen DREAMers Asking Him To Pass Immigration Reform

by David Badash ● 9:53 AM November 14, 2013
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Two teenaged DREAMers happened upon Speaker of the House John Boehner having breakfast at a diner. They invited him to sit with them and talk about immigration reform. What do you think he did?

ENDA

Tammy Baldwin Tells John Boehner ENDA Will Pass: ‘Just Bring It Up For A Vote’ (Video)

by David Badash ● 2:07 PM November 11, 2013
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Tammy Baldwin last week told John Boenher that he he would let ENDA come to the floor for a vow it would pass. “Just bring it up for a vote,” the Democrat from Wisconsin urged.

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‘Don’t Fart And Point At The Dog’ Says Jon Stewart To John Boehner Over Shutdown

by David Badash ● 10:56 AM October 9, 2013
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“Look,” Jon Stewart says to John Boehner. “You think Obamacare’s a big enough threat to the country that you need to shut down the government over it? Fine. Own it. Don’t fart and point at the dog.”

Celebrities

A Gay John Boehner And Miley Cyrus As A Slutty Michele Bachmann Party On SNL

by David Badash ● 11:24 AM October 6, 2013
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SNL featured a gay John Boehner and Miley Cyrus as a slutty Michele Bachmann last night, celebrating shutting down the federal government in a house party themed “We Can’t Stop” parody music video.

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John Boehner Sends Michele Bachmann To Represent Congress At Thatcher Funeral

by David Badash ● 10:07 AM April 17, 2013
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Michele Bachmann is now essentially being elevated to the level of foreign diplomat, an official U.S. representative to our nation’s greatest ally.

Marriage

DOMA-Defender John Boehner ‘Can’t Imagine’ Supporting A Gay Child’s Same-Sex Marriage

by David Badash ● 7:00 AM March 18, 2013
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John Boehner on Sunday said he cannot imagine supporting a gay child’s same-sex marriage. “I can’t imagine that position would ever change.”

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Ending Abortion In 2013 Is One Of John Boehner’s ‘Fundamental Goals’ (Video)

by David Badash ● 10:28 AM January 26, 2013
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John Boehner yesterday via a pre-recorded video addressed an anti-abortion protest called March for Life, saying ending abortion in 2013 is “one of our most fundamental goals.”

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John Boehner: ‘I Need This Job Like I Need A Hole In The Head’

by David Badash ● 10:32 AM January 7, 2013
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John Boehner says, “I need this job like I need a hole in the head,” and, ironically, claimed President Obama is “unwilling to take on the left wing of his own party.”

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Cliff Dive: Here’s What John Boehner’s Ego And Incompetence Just Did

by David Badash ● 8:40 PM December 20, 2012
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Stock market futures — how the markets are expected to perform tomorrow morning — are dramatically plunging, thanks entirely to John Boehner.

HIV/AIDS

Naked AIDS Activists Arrested After Protesting In John Boehner’s Office

by David Badash ● 1:45 PM November 27, 2012
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Seven AIDS activists from ACT UP showed up and stripped down — fully, from the photos — to draw attention to federal budget cuts affecting HIV/AIDS funding.

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John Boehner Thinks Gay Marriage Should Be Banned Because Of Polygamy

by David Badash ● 12:09 PM September 28, 2012
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Paul Clement, an attorney hand-picked by John Boehner – who is spending 1.5 million tax dollars to ban gay marriage – is arguing DOMA must live because of polygamy.