John Boehner Used To ‘Sneak Into’ White House To Visit Obama

Speaking at an event in Las Vegas last week, former Speaker of the House John Boehner said that he used to “sneak into” the White House to see President Barack Obama, according to The Washington Post. Boehner apparently adopted his cat burglar style approach to visiting the president out of fear of backlash and scrutiny from the “right-wing press.” According to the Post, Boehner said that the scrutiny would not be exclusive to the conservative media. The liberal media would be critical of President Obama for meeting with the Speaker as well. “If I didn’t sneak in, if I went in like I would normally go in, the right-wing press would go crazy. ‘What is Boehner up to?’ The left-wing press would go just as crazy. ‘What is Obama doing? He’s going to let Boehner roll him again.’ You’re dead before you even have an agreement,” Continue reading "John Boehner Used To ‘Sneak Into’ White House To Visit Obama"

Roland Martin to Bolling: Obama Didn’t Play Golf While He Tried to Pass Health Care

Following the collapse of the GOP health care bill, President Donald Trump implored Congress to not take a recess or leave Washington until they got something done on health care. However, it was noted this weekend that despite Trump’s tough words to Republican lawmakers, the president took trips to the golf course. During a panel discussion on ABC’s This Week, political commentators Roland Martin and Eric Bolling got into it over the president’s actions in trying to get the health care bill passed. With Bolling defending POTUS on his attempts to sell the plan, Martin hit back. “He has no plan because he knows nothing about it,” Martin exclaimed. “Show me the — the times when he’s sat down with members and said, we’re going to have public testimony. Show me the rallies. Show me the town halls.” When Bolling claimed that Trump couldn’t do that because GOP Continue reading "Roland Martin to Bolling: Obama Didn’t Play Golf While He Tried to Pass Health Care"

Roland Martin to Bolling: Obama Didn’t Play Golf While He Tried to Pass Health Care

Following the collapse of the GOP health care bill, President Donald Trump implored Congress to not take a recess or leave Washington until they got something done on health care. However, it was noted this weekend that despite Trump’s tough words to Republican lawmakers, the president took trips to the golf course. During a panel discussion on ABC’s This Week, political commentators Roland Martin and Eric Bolling got into it over the president’s actions in trying to get the health care bill passed. With Bolling defending POTUS on his attempts to sell the plan, Martin hit back. “He has no plan because he knows nothing about it,” Martin exclaimed. “Show me the — the times when he’s sat down with members and said, we’re going to have public testimony. Show me the rallies. Show me the town halls.” When Bolling claimed that Trump couldn’t do that because GOP Continue reading "Roland Martin to Bolling: Obama Didn’t Play Golf While He Tried to Pass Health Care"

With Obama Gone NRA Finds New Target — The Washington Post

A new and ominous National Rifle Association ad is out, and in the absence of the organization’s preferred bogeyman — former President Barack Obama — it takes aim at a new enemy: The Washington Post. The latest two-minute nightmare from the gun rights organization features conservative talk show host Grant Stinchfield railing about Post’s role in “the organized anarchy of the violent left by spreading lies about those who disagree with their radical agenda.” “You people do more to damage our country with a keyboard than every NRA member combined has ever done with a firearm,” Stinchfield growls, before issuing a call to “fight the violent left on the battlefield of truth.” The fighting words are a response to a Continue reading "With Obama Gone NRA Finds New Target — The Washington Post"

Fox’s Pirro: ‘If the Devil Called’ With Oppo Research, Any Politician Would Take That Meeting

Judge Jeanine Pirro came to the defense of Donald Trump Jr. last night in a fiery monologue saying that any politician would want to hear any oppo research from anyone. She said she’s getting tired of the continued “gotcha” about Russia, saying, “there is no law that says a campaign cannot accept information from a foreign government.” Pirro continued:
“As someone who’s run for office five times, if the devil called me and said he wanted to set up a meeting to give me opposition research on my opponent I’d be on the first trolley to hell to get it. And any politician who tells you otherwise is a bald-faced liar.”
She went on to say that it’s Barack Obama who was “pals with Putin.” Pirro concluded by sending a message to Republicans, saying they didn’t do enough about Obama administration scandals and saying that Loretta Lynch Continue reading "Fox’s Pirro: ‘If the Devil Called’ With Oppo Research, Any Politician Would Take That Meeting"

Fox’s Pirro: ‘If the Devil Called’ With Oppo Research, Any Politician Would Take That Meeting

Judge Jeanine Pirro came to the defense of Donald Trump Jr. last night in a fiery monologue saying that any politician would want to hear any oppo research from anyone. She said she’s getting tired of the continued “gotcha” about Russia, saying, “there is no law that says a campaign cannot accept information from a foreign government.” Pirro continued:
“As someone who’s run for office five times, if the devil called me and said he wanted to set up a meeting to give me opposition research on my opponent I’d be on the first trolley to hell to get it. And any politician who tells you otherwise is a bald-faced liar.”
She went on to say that it’s Barack Obama who was “pals with Putin.” Pirro concluded by sending a message to Republicans, saying they didn’t do enough about Obama administration scandals and saying that Loretta Lynch Continue reading "Fox’s Pirro: ‘If the Devil Called’ With Oppo Research, Any Politician Would Take That Meeting"

Fox’s Martha MacCallum: Where Was All the Democratic Outrage About Russia a Few Years Ago?

On Friday night, The Story host Martha MacCallum to a moment to rip Democrats for “doing a 180” on Russia. She began the segment by playing a clip from Mitt Romney calling Russia the “biggest geopolitical foe” back in 2012 and then President Obama shaming Romney during a debate, telling him that “the 1980s are now calling for their foreign policy back because the Cold War has been over for 20 years.” There was also this: Fast forward to today, she noted Clinton ally and CNN pundit Paul Begala said that the U.S. should “blow up” the KGB in response to Russia’s meddling in the presidential election and Obama speechwriter Jon Favreau admitting that Democrats were “a little off” when they Continue reading "Fox’s Martha MacCallum: Where Was All the Democratic Outrage About Russia a Few Years Ago?"