Boehner Re-elected as Speaker

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Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) won re-election to a 3rd term with 216 votes out of 408 cast on the first ballot with 25 Republicans voting against.

Gohmert, Yoho Challenge Boehner for Speaker’s Gavel

From left: Louie Gohmert, John Boehner, & Ted Yoho

Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) picked up two challengers to his reelection over the weekend: Congressmen Louie Gohmert (R-TX) and Ted Yoho (R-FL).

Jeb Bush Won’t Sway Iowa Conservatives By Avoiding Them

Fmr. Florida Gov. Jeb Bush at 2013 CPAC
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Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush has made his first error in his soon-to-be presidential campaign by skipping out on the Iowa Freedom Summit this month.