Wealthy, Powerful Boehner Bashes Conservatives–for Raising Money

PolitiChicksIn an oddly Alinsky-like move, Speaker of the House John Boehner recently appeared on “60 Minutes” on CBS proclaiming that the entire Tea Party movement is all about politicians making money.

“They raise money, put it in their pocket, and pay themselves big salaries,” Boehner said.

Ironically the main accusation conservatives have with politicians like Boehner is that they are resistant to any type of political change because it diminishes their chances for money and power.

This is, once again, proof that some of the old-school Republican politicians are completely out of touch with the majority of their constituents. Unfortunately Boehner has made it very clear how he feels about conservatives in America.

“Frankly, I just think they’ve lost all credibility,” he said. “I don’t care what they do.”

Read more: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/230597-boehner-tea-party-raises-money-by-just-beating-the-dickens-out-of-me

Ann-Marie Murrell

Ann-Marie Murrell is one of the creators of PolitiChicks and co-owns the site with Morgan Brittany. Ann-Marie is co-author of two bestselling books, “What Women (Really) Want” and "PolitiChicks: A Clarion Call to Political Activism". She has appeared on dozens of television shows including Fox & Friends, CNN, Hannity, the Dr. Phil Show, Huckabee, Lou Dobbs, C-SPAN, One America News, Stuart Varney & Company, Newsmax, MSNBC, and more. In addition to PolitiChicks, Ann-Marie has written for multiple other news sites. You can find Ann-Marie Murrell on Facebook and Twitter: @PolitichickAM E-mail: [email protected]

Related Articles

Back to top button
Close
Close

Please disable ad blocker.

We work hard to write our articles and provide you with the content you enjoy. The ads on the site allow us to continue our work while feeding our families. If you'd please whitelist our site in your ad blocker or remove your ad blocker altogether, we'd greatly appreciate it. Thank you!