John Boehner

Acreage Holdings Brings Political Big Guns on Board

A few weeks ago, Acreage Holdings completed a $119 million raise, believed to be the largest capital raise completed by a privately held cannabis …

Cannabis

Comic: Public Figures We'd Like To See Get Into Cannabis

As the years go by, more and more opponents of cannabis legalization are abandoning prohibition in favor of regulating and taxing a legal marijuana …

Cannabis

John Boehner Wants Everyone to Know He Had a Great Summer

Former House speaker has traveled cross-country fundraising for congressional Republicans<p>Former House Speaker John A. Boehner is traveling cross …

Politics

Boehner shares Labor Day video of himself singing ‘Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah’

Former House Speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerNancy Pelosi: Will she remain the ‘Face of the Franchise’? Jordan hits campaign trail amid bid …

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Former L.A. Mayor Villaraigosa Joins Culver City-Based Cannabis Company MedMen

Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has joined the board of directors of MedMen, the Culver City cannabis company announced …

Cannabis

Former U.S. House Speaker John Boehner to headline Denver fundraising dinner for Tipton

In this 2015 file photo, House Speaker John Boehner speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Former U.S. House Speaker Boehner …

Colorado Politics

Listen to John Boehner call Ted Cruz 'Lucifer'

During an event in Stanford, California, John Boehner discussed how he feels about GOP candidates "miserable" Ted Cruz and "texting buddy" Donald …

Ted Cruz

A brief history of the term '420'

Marijuana on msnbc<p>Bipartisan Senate pair team up on marijuana bill<p>11:52<p>Fab 5 Freddy: John Boehner, 'fall back' for ignoring pot convictions<p>08:33<p>Sen. …

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John Boehner stops by Iowa State Fair, says 'I don’t do politics anymore. Or not much.'

Former U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) made an unexpected drop-by at the Iowa State Fair, stopping to listen to his former colleague Rep. John …

Iowa

Boehner Says He’d Do Trade Differently Than Trump

Des Moines, Iowa (AP) -- Former Republican House Speaker John Boehner says his party has an uphill climb in its goal to hold the majority.<p>Boehner …

Des Moines

House Republican warns John Boehner not to lobby for China

Former House Speaker John Boehner shouldn’t lobby on behalf of China due to the Communist regime’s human rights abuses, a House Republican lawmaker …

U.S. Politics

House Freedom Caucus Reacts on Schedule

Playbook makes a good observation about the House Freedom Caucus effort to impeach Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein:<p>“The HFC always does …

Politics

New York cannabis company closes $119M funding round

Acreage Holdings is rolling in the green.<p>The New York cannabis company, with dispensaries and greenhouses in 13 states, just closed a $119 million …

Cannabis

Former Speaker John Boehner says 'There is no Republican Party ... There's a Trump party'

Former House Speaker John Boehner told a group at a political event in Michigan that the Republican Party is over and is now the party of President …

Republicans

Former House Speaker John Boehner Reverses Position on Marijuana

Early this week, former Republican House Speaker John Boehner announced his support for descheduling marijuana at the federal level. At the same …

Cannabis

John Boehner says feds should ‘get out of the way’ of marijuana legalization

Months after joining a cannabis company advisory board, former Speaker of the House John Boehner is now telling his former colleagues to let legalization flourish.<p>Boehner recently spoke with Ohio news station WCPO-TV to make several arguments in favor of legalizing marijuana.<p>In the video below, …

Cannabis

Former Speaker of the House John Boehner Says Congress Should 'Get Out of the Way' of Marijuana

Former Speaker of the House John Boehner surprised everyone a few months ago when he joined the advisory board of a cannabis company. And now the …

Cannabis

WATCH: House Majority Leader McCarthy Defends Republican Party Progress After John Boehner’s Dismissive Remarks

On Sunday, House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) appeared on CNN’s "State of the Union." During an exchange with host Dana Bash, McCarthy …

Conservative View

This Is Why Melania Trump Often Appears Miserable, According to Former House Speaker John Boehner

It has been 22 days and counting since we saw First Lady Melania Trump publicly.<p>The last Melania sighting was three weeks ago, on May 10, when Trump …

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Why Does Melania Trump Always Look Miserable? John Boehner Thinks He Knows The Reason

Speculation has grown about why the first lady hasn't been seen in more than three weeks.<p>Melania Trump has the look of a woman living in constant …

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John Boehner is exactly right about the Republican Party

<b>(CNN) —</b> John Boehner, freed from the constraints of elected office and living his best life, offered a candid analysis of the state of the party he once led.<p>"There is no Republican Party," Boehner said during an appearance at the annual GOP gathering at Mackinac Island in Michigan earlier this …

Republicans

John Boehner Slams Republicans For 'Taking A Nap' As Trump Wreaks Havoc On America

Former GOP Speaker of the House John Boehner took a clear shot at Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers on Thursday, saying the GOP no longer exists …

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John Boehner Says Melania Trump "Doesn't Look Real Happy" In The White House & Thinks He Knows Why

You can add one more person to the list of folks who think Melania Trump never wanted to be first lady: Former Speaker of the House John Boehner. At …

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Former House Speaker John Boehner Thinks He Knows Why Melania Trump ‘Doesn’t Look Real Happy Every Day’

Former House Speaker John Boehner has a theory on why First Lady Melania Trump “doesn’t look real happy every day.”<p>“I think Donald Trump promised …

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John Boehner: ‘There is no Republican Party. There’s a Trump party’

Trump’s military parade shelved due to $92 million price tag<p>02:39<p>Bannon says 2018 midterms a referendum on Trump<p>04:50<p>AP: Omarosa has video, not just …

Politics

Former U.S. Speaker John Boehner entertains crowd at Mackinac conference

MACKINAC ISLAND – Sipping on a Bloody Mary on Thursday morning, former Speaker of the House John Boehner, an Ohio Republican, entertained the crowd …

Republicans

John Boehner, armed with a cocktail, has a theory on why Melania Trump looks miserable

Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has taken some unexpected turns since leaving office in 2015. As a member of Congress he declared himself …

Cannabis Industry

John Boehner adds to the Melania Trump speculation

Former House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday speculated about why first lady Melania Trump "doesn't look real happy every day."<p>“I think Donald Trump …

Donald Trump

John Boehner Says GOP is ‘Taking a Nap Somewhere’ While Trump Takes Over: ‘There is No Republican Party’

Sipping what “appeared” to be a Bloody Mary onstage at the Mackinac Policy Conference on Thursday, former Speaker of the House John Boehner said …

Liberal View

John Boehner Hits GOP: 'There Is No Republican Party. There's A Trump Party.'

The former House Speaker says politics is “just not fun” anymore.<p>Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said the Republican Party is “taking a nap somewhere” after it was taken over by President Donald Trump.<p>“There is no Republican Party,” he said at the Mackinac Policy Conference in Michigan …

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