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Stories with person: John Boehner
  • GOP nominee to succeed Boehner in Ohio: Time to see results 
    Updated: May-23-16 9:01 pm

    HAMILTON, Ohio - The Republican nominee to succeed former U.S. House Speaker John Boehner in his district said Monday he'll be a voice for the district in Washington and will push to get action on issues on which little has happened, such as the nation's budget.

  • Brannon, US Reps. Holding and Ellmers debate for GOP primary 
    Updated: May-19-16 8:48 pm

    RALEIGH, North Carolina - Two U.S. House members with their political futures on the line debated Thursday one of the core issues in their upcoming Republican primary - who deserves to be called a true conservative.

  • Huelskamp's dissertation used against him in re-election bid 
    Updated: May-16-16 1:46 pm

    TOPEKA, Kansas - Republican U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp's dissertation on congressional agriculture committees from 1995 is being used against him as he seeks re-election.

  • Biden, Boehner share award at Notre Dame graduation 
    Updated: May-15-16 3:53 pm

    SOUTH BEND, Indiana - Vice President Joe Biden and former Speaker of the House John Boehner set aside their political differences Sunday to jointly accept a University of Notre Dame award given to prominent Catholics.

  • Judge sides with House Republicans against health care law story has photos
    Updated: May-12-16 4:59 pm

    WASHINGTON - In a setback for the Obama health care law, a federal judge ruled Thursday that the administration is unconstitutionally subsidizing medical bills for millions of people while ignoring congressional power over government spending.

  • GOP "outsider" challengers try to unseat Georgia incumbents 
    Updated: May-12-16 2:38 pm

    At the heavily wooded intersection of Georgia Highway's 52 and 9 in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Bernie Fontaine sat in his pickup truck to discuss what makes him a more electable candidate in his second run for Congress.

  • Georgia Republican hopefuls say unity behind Trump essential 
    Updated: May-06-16 7:09 pm

    ATLANTA - Georgia's Republican congressional hopefuls largely fell in line behind Donald Trump during a series of debates Friday, days after Trump essentially clinched the party's presidential nomination. Only one candidate - Derrick Grayson in the GOP U.S. Senate primary - expressed doubts about the businessman.

  • Notre Dame plans extra security with Biden at commencement 
    Updated: May-06-16 11:40 am

    SOUTH BEND, Indiana - The University of Notre Dame is encouraging people to arrive early for commencement on May 15 because of extra security with Vice President Joe Biden attending.

  • House bill would curb new regulation of e-cigarettes, cigars story has photos
    Updated: May-05-16 10:31 am

    WASHINGTON - Vape away.

  • Trump at top of ticket is wild card in Indiana Senate race story has photos
    Updated: May-04-16 4:47 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - The race to be Indiana's next U.S. senator would appear to be Rep. Todd Young's to lose after his resounding victory in the Republican primary Tuesday, but the outcome of his faceoff with Democrat Baron Hill in November is no forgone conclusion.

  • Indiana GOP voters pick between differing styles for Senate story has photos
    Updated: May-03-16 2:55 am

    INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Republicans will choose a U.S. Senate nominee on Tuesday from two congressmen who rode a tea party wave to Washington in 2010 but now offer voters a stark style choice of either confrontation or pragmatism.

  • Indiana GOP to choose confrontation or pragmatism for Senate story has photos
    Updated: May-02-16 6:14 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Republicans will choose a U.S. Senate nominee on Tuesday from two congressmen who rode the tea party wave to Washington in 2010 but now offer voters a stark style choice of confrontation or pragmatism.

  • Republicans beginning to make peace with Trump as nominee story has photos
    Updated: Apr-29-16 5:42 pm

    WASHINGTON - They thought it was impossible. Some still fear it. Others can barely believe it. But leading Republicans are beginning to accept the idea that Donald Trump will be their party's presidential nominee.

  • Stutzman, Young near end of biting GOP Senate campaign story has photos
    Updated: Apr-29-16 2:08 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - The farmer versus the U.S. Marine - those are the wholesome self-portraits the two candidates seeking Indiana's Republican nomination for U.S. Senate have tried their best to paint for voters ahead of Tuesday's primary election.

  • House again approves DC private school voucher program 
    Updated: Apr-29-16 11:54 am

    WASHINGTON - The House has voted again to reauthorize the nation's only federally funded private school voucher program, which is open to students in the District of Columbia.