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Trump-Rejecting Republican Has Plan to Drive Gun Owners from GOP

Miami’s “Republican” mayor says this is how GOP candidates must lead if they expect to win elections. You have to wonder which Party he’s trying to kill. (Francis Suarez/Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “The Trump-rejecting Florida Republican who has a plan to fix the GOP Miami Mayor Francis Suarez has a message for leaders in Washington,” Politico reports. “Start thinking more like mayors.” “Suarez is a Cuban Republican, but he doesn’t match some of the usual headlines surrounding Cuban A...
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McCarthy says Republicans are concerned Cheney can't 'carry out the job,' a sign of her waning support in the House

House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy of California, right, listens to Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming at a Republican press conference. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday offered a notable sign about the future of Liz Cheney in GOP leadership. McCarthy told Fox News that Cheney may not be able to "carry out the job as conference chair." Cheney is under pressure from the right for challenging Donald Trump on his election fraud lies. See more stories on Insider's business page...
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Amazon's 30 bestselling audiobooks right now, from Matthew McConaughey's new memoir to the cult-favorite "Atomic Habits"

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider Audible has thousands of books and podcasts. You can start a free 30-day Audible trial here. Below, we compiled its 30 best-selling audiobooks among Audible users right now. The list ranges from former President Barack Obama's memoir to a cult-favorite romance series. If the warmer weather and COVID-19 vaccinations have you swapping your pandemic-era stationary bike fo...
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John Boehner: The 'so-called America First Caucus' is 'one of the nuttiest things I've ever seen'

Former House Speaker John Boehner. AP Photo/Lauren Victoria Burke Boehner slammed the effort by a group of House Republicans to create an "America First Caucus." On NBC's "Meet The Press," Boehner called the idea one of the "nuttiest" things he has witnessed. "We ought to celebrate the fact that we are this giant melting pot," he said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former GOP House Speaker John Boehner on Sunday derided the plan that several House Republicans had to ...
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Bush calls on Congress to tone down immigration rhetoric

• Boehner: 'Republicans have to go back to being Republicans' • Analysis: Progressives aimed a wave of fury at Biden over the refugee cap -- and it worked • Amid GOP blowback, Rep. Greene scraps planned launch of 'America First' caucus
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Boehner: 'Republicans have to go back to being Republicans'

Former Republican House Speaker John Boehner on Sunday urged his party to return to its traditional principles, saying a focus on things like fiscal responsibility and strong national defense are key to winning back control of Congress in upcoming elections.
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Boehner: 'America First Caucus is one of the nuttiest things I've ever seen'

Former Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Sunday derided plans reportedly spearheaded by Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) to form a...
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Boehner said the Capitol riot was 'one of the saddest days' of his life and he would rather set himself 'on fire than run for office again'

Former House Speaker John Boehner attends a ceremony to unveil a portrait of himself on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 in Washington. AP Photo/Michael A. McCoy Former House Speaker John Boehner dismissed the idea of running for office in the future. "I'd rather set myself on fire than to run for office again," Hoehner said on "Meet the Press" Sunday. Boehner also recalled the Jan. 6 insurrection calling it "one of the saddest days in my life." See more stories on Insider's bu...
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Ted Cruz put a signed copy of John Boehner's book in the fireplace after 'some smart-a--' dropped it off in his office

John Boehner condemns Sen. Ted Cruz on CBS News. Screenshot/CBS News John Boehner has been skewering Ted Cruz in publicity for his forthcoming memoir. The Texas lawmaker got his revenge after a signed copy of the book was left in his office on Tuesday. He tweeted a photo of Boehner's memoir in the fireplace; its "appropriate place" according to Cruz. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sen. Ted Cruz apparently didn't take too kindly to being called a "reckless a--hole"...
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Boehner reveals why he won't back down from Cruz feud: 'I've just decided, screw Ted Cruz'

Former House Speaker John Boehner revealed the reason for his public vitriol toward Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas in a wide-ranging interview...
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Boehner: Trump 'abused the loyalty and trust' voters placed in him

Former Republican House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday that former President Donald Trump "abused the loyalty and trust" placed in him by his voters when he pushed falsehoods about the 2020 election.
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John Boehner reveals he voted for Trump despite attacking him for spreading lies about the election

Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) answers reporters questions during his weekly news conference in the Capitol Visitors Center at the U.S. Capitol December 5, 2013. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Former Republican House Speaker John Boehner has been making headlines for attacking the "crazies" and "political terrorists" in his own party. While Boehner says Trump is a leader and product of this "chaos," the former Ohio lawmaker voted for four more years of him. "I thought that his p...
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Boehner on 'Fox & Friends': Biden infrastructure bill a 'new word for the Green New Deal'

Former House Speaker John Boehner calls President Biden's infrastructure plan a 'new word for the Green New Deal' on 'Fox & Friends.'
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John Boehner calls Trump 'a guy who's unemployed' and 'has nothing else to do but cause trouble'

Former House Speaker John Boehner. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File During an interview on ABC's "The View," John Boehner called out Trump's post-presidential behavior. "Here's a guy who's unemployed, has nothing else to do but cause trouble," he said. Boehner expressed disappointment that Trump has misled his supporters about the election results. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former GOP House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio on Monday blasted former Presi...
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John Boehner said he skewered Ted Cruz in his book because Cruz was 'stirring up some of the crazies in my own caucus'

Former Speaker of the House John Boehner at Donald Trump's presidential inauguration in 2017. Tom Williams/Getty Images Former GOP House Speaker John Boehner doubled down on his criticism of Sen. Ted Cruz on Monday. Boehner said he "zeroed in" on Cruz because the senator was "stirring up some of the crazies in my own caucus." The former speaker even added in the audiobook of his memoir: "PS, Ted Cruz, go f--- yourself." See more stories on Insider's business page. Former Republica...
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Boehner: 'There's a lot of leaders in the Republican Party'

Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said on Monday "there's a lot of leaders in the Republican Party," appearing to minimize the...
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Boehner slams Trump's conduct during the 2020 election, says the former president 'abused' his loyalists

Former President Donald Trump. AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File John Boehner said in a USA Today interview that Trump "abused" his loyalists in the aftermath of the 2020 election. Boehner slammed Trump for "continuing to say things that just weren't true" about the final results. The former House speaker said that he felt "disgust" over the Capitol insurrection. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former GOP House Speaker John Boehner said that former President Donald Trump "abu...
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John Boehner says that Mitch McConnell 'holds his feelings, thoughts, and emotions in a lockbox'

Then-Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, left, and then-House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio stand together at a ceremony on Capitol Hill on February 13, 2015. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File John Boehner made some revealing statements about his former GOP counterpart, Mitch McConnell. Boehner said that "bystanders are struck silent" when McConnell shows visible feelings or emotions. In a USA Today interview, the former speaker's penchant for tears was still evident. S...
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Harry Reid on former House Speaker John Boehner: 'I did everything I could to cause him trouble' but we 'got a lot done'

Then-House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, left, speaks with then-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada on Capitol Hill on December 10, 2014. AP Photo/Evan Vucci Former Sen. Harry Reid on Saturday responded to his inclusion in John Boehner's new memoir. CNN host Jim Acosta made reference to an incident where Boehner cursed Reid out at the White House. Reid recounted that he worked "well" with Boehner and called the former speaker "a great patriot." See more stories on Insider's...
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Exclusive: Ex-Speaker Boehner says Matt Gaetz should resign if indicted – or be expelled

"When you're the leader, you've got a responsibility to the institution to be rid of these people," the former House speaker said of indictment.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Exclusive: John Boehner says Donald Trump 'abused' his loyalists by lying to them

Boehner gives an extraordinary rebuke of the GOP, an excoriation without precedence in modern times, leveled by one of the party's most senior figures.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Reid: I tried to cause 'trouble' for Boehner, but we 'got a lot done'

"The deal is this — Boehner and I got a lot done, but we didn't mince words," he said. "He was right. I did everything I could to cause...
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Corporate America is still dangerously delusional about what the GOP has become

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talks to reporters with Sen. John Thune (R-SD) (L) and Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) following the weekly Senate Republican caucus luncheon in the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill March 16, 2021 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The GOP corporate America used to know and love is gone. What we have now is an angrier GOP willing to punish companies that disagree with it. It's un-American, and it has nothing to do with the...
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Former GOP House Speaker John Boehner says he doesn't think Ronald Reagan could get elected in today's Republican Party

Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-OH, speaks following the weekly House Republican Conference meeting as House Majority Leader, Representative Kevin McCarthy,R-CA, looks on at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, October 7, 2015. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images John Boehner said he doesn't think he could get elected in today's GOP, the Washington Post reported. "I don't think Ronald Reagan could either," Boehner wrote in his new book. The former House speaker's tell-all memo...
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Former GOP House Speaker John Boehner calls fellow Republican Jim Jordan a 'political terrorist'

Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) stands for the Pledge of Allegiance during a ceremony to unveil a portrait in his honor at the US Capitol on November 19, 2019. Alex Edelman/Getty Images Boehner described several fellow Republicans as "political terrorists," including Rep. Jim Jordan. "I never saw a guy who spent more time tearing things apart ― never building anything," he said. In his book, Boehner seemed relieved that he didn't have to interact with Trump while in office. ...
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Ted Cruz derides Boehner criticism as 'drunken, bloviated scorn' while mocking the former speaker's penchant for tears

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas). MICHAEL REYNOLDS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images Sen. Ted Cruz derided political criticism from John Boehner as "drunken, bloviated scorn." Boehner slammed Cruz as a "jerk" who likes to "draw a lot of attention" to himself. In February, Boehner went off-script in an audiobook recording, telling Cruz to "go f--- yourself." See more stories on Insider's business page. GOP Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas on Friday tore into former US House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, labeling ...
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John Boehner says his time as House speaker was like being the 'mayor' of a 'Crazytown' full of 'jackasses'

John Boehner REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque John Boehner says his time as House speaker was like being the "mayor" of "Crazytown." The Ohio Republican describes his years in Congress in his new book out Tuesday. "Crazytown was populated by jackasses," Boehner writes, per an excerpt from the Washington Post. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former House Speaker John Boehner likened his time in Congress to living in "Crazytown," according to an excerpt of his upcoming tell-all memoir...
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Boehner on Clinton impeachment: 'I regret that I didn't fight against it'

Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) says he regrets not fighting against former President Clinton’s impeachment.
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Former GOP House Speaker John Boehner says he wishes he'd fought against Bill Clinton's impeachment by Republicans

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton shakes hands with House Speaker John Boehner at the Inaugural Luncheon in Statuary Hall on Inauguration day at the U.S. Capitol building January 21, 2013 in Washington D.C. Allison Shelley/Getty Images John Boehner, the former Republican House Speaker, wrote in his forthcoming memoir that he regrets supporting former President Bill Clinton's impeachment. He argued that the impeachment was a political effort by his party to win House seats in the midt...
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10 Things in Politics: John Boehner's wildest stories

John Boehner at Donald Trump's inauguration in January 2017. Tom Williams/Getty Images Good morning! If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. I'm Brent Griffiths. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about today:Former House Speaker John Boehner is raising eyebrows with his new bookRep. Matt Gaetz reportedly sent $900 to ally and accused sex traffickerRanking Virginia's 7 GOP gubernatorial hopefuls from most to l...
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