• John Boehner says he thought Mitch McConnell was going to 'keel over from cardiac arrest' when he told Harry Reid to 'go f-- yourself'

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, then-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, and then-Speaker of the House John Boehner at the US Capitol on June 19, 2013.
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    Boehner said McConnell was "horrified" by an angry encounter between him and Harry Reid in 2013.
    Boehner told Reid to "go f-- yourself" amid tense fiscal cliff negotiations at the White House.
    "Poor McConnnell... I thought he was going to keel over from cardiac arrest," Boehner wrote.
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  • Kansas' senate majority leader called a police officer 'donut boy' after arrest following a wrong-way highway chase, court docs say

    Kansas' senate majority leader called a police officer 'donut boy' after arrest following a wrong-way highway chase, court docs say

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Kansas' state senate majority leader called a police officer "donut boy" and said he could "take" him after being arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in mid-March, according to an affidavit from a Kansas Highway Patrol officer.
    The new court documents, obtained by outlets including the Kansas City Star , the Topeka Capital-Journal , and WBIW shed more light on the charges against Sen. Gene Suellentrop, a Republican, who was arrested after driving the wrong way on the highway in the early hours of March 16.
    The Shawnee County District Attorney's...
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