John Boehner

House GOP sets vote on revamped debt-limit bill

House Republicans are pressing ahead to vote on a newly modified plan to stave off a government default even though the proposal faces a White House veto threat and... Read more »

July 28, 2011


Perry calls fears of default overblown

Predictions of gloom and doom gripping the economy if the federal debt ceiling is not extended are overblown, Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Wednesday, even as stocks... Read more »

July 27, 2011


Tea partyers rally for cuts, Boehner OK for now

With a friendly smile and an outstretched hand, Kay Goto reached for Sen. Jim DeMint Wednesday as he left the stage of a tea party rally and headed across Constitution... Read more »

July 27, 2011


GOP retools plan as Congress seeks debt fix

Six days away from a potentially calamitous government default, House Republicans appeared to be coalescing Wednesday around a work-in-progress plan by House Speaker... Read more »

July 27, 2011


Lawmaker apologizes for email opposing debt plan

A leader of House GOP conservatives apologized to fellow Republicans Wednesday for an email sent by a staff aide to conservative groups urging them to lobby wavering... Read more »

July 27, 2011

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