John Boehner

Senate GOP showing flexibility in debt fight

Senate Republicans are showing far more flexibility than their tea party-backed House colleagues as Washington policymakers seek to steer the government away from a... Read more »

July 20, 2011


Boehner seeks magic 217 in debt-ceiling showdown

The terms "billions" and "trillions" are tossed around in the nation's debt ceiling debate. Probably no number, however, is more important than 217. Read more »

July 20, 2011


Huge deficit-cutting bill sails through GOP House

Defying a veto threat, the Republican-controlled House voted Tuesday night to slice federal spending by $6 trillion and require a constitutional balanced budget... Read more »

July 19, 2011

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