John Boehner was so thrilled to meet Pope Francis when he appeared before Congress, that he may have made a life-altering decision based on his holiness’ inspirational words of peace. What was John’s REAL reason for early resignation?
John Boehner, 65, made a shocking admission during the press conference dressing his resignation from his chair as House Speaker: he was inspired to leave his position early after meeting personally with Pope Francis! Well, it certainly sounded like that! John was visibly shaken during the press event as he explained to reporters why he was evacuating the position he’s held for so long.
Wow, this is shocking! John Boehner is reportedly planning to give up his seat in Congress by the end of October. Is pressure from the Planned Parenthood debate to blame?
John Boehner is resigning as House Speaker! The politician reportedly told members of Congress he’ll be giving up his seat in the House of Representatives by the end of October.
Is John Boehner a tan-orexic? He showed off his incredibly deep tan during President Obama’s State Of The Union address on Jan. 29. Keep reading to see the reaction online!John Boehner wasn’t as orange at the 2014 SOTU as he has been in past years, but he was still incredibly tan, especially compared to the pale-skinned Vice President Joe Biden. Viewers sounded off on Twitter — see some of the funniest tweets of the night below!
A gunman shot the politician at an event in Tuscon this morning, wounding at least 12 more.
In a truly horrible story, Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is in critical condition after a gunman shot her at point blank range as she hosted an event in Tuscon, Ariz. NPR reports, “Giffords, who was re-elected to a third term in November, was hosting a “Congress on Your Corner” event at a Safeway in northwest Tucson when a gunman ran up and started shooting, according to Peter Michaels, news director of Arizona Public Media.”