Video Shows Boehner Mocking Colleagues on Immigration

Posted April 24, 2014 at 10:00pm

A video clip has been posted of Speaker John A. Boehner mocking his colleagues’ reluctance to take on an immigration overhaul today while campaigning for re-election in Ohio:  

Boehner tried to rally his troops earlier this year to support leadership’s immigration principles, but less than 10 percent of his conference has publicly supported them according to our immigration whip count. Boehner’s broader comments today on health care, immigration, the tea party and more are covered here .