Boehner: Obama’s Attack On Oil Speculators A Political Gimmick

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) says that President Obama’s recent attack on oil speculators is an unfounded allegation that is only serving as a political gimmick meant to ease the minds of voters. (0:30)

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Boehner Invites Obama To Deliver SOTU Address On Jan. 20

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Obama’s speech will be his first to the new Republican Congress since a scathing midterm election that saw his party ousted from power in the Senate.

Obama To Hold Last Briefing For 2014

The briefing will likely include the newly announced policy change with Cuba, attacks on Sony, executive actions on immigration, tensions with Russia, and the upcoming change in leadership in Congress.

TRNS News Notes for 12/19

TRNS News Notes for 12/19 Cuba: Obama to move on his own Cuba: GOP plots to stop Obama Sony: Senator wants fundraiser [...]

TRNS News Notes- 12/19

Cuba: Obama to move on his own
Cuba: GOP plots to stop Obama
Sony: Senator wants fundraiser at Interview
Secret Service: Panel finds deep problems
IRS: Temporary shutdown?

Bill Clinton Is Impeached, Nelson Rockefeller Is The Man, Apollo 17 Returns To Earth

Today is a busy day in American political history!

Click here for: Friday, December 19

● Gov. Jindal tramples First Amendment

● Freedom Stores preyed on military

● Pizza Hut serves a salty slice

● Agent stole bullets from health agency

● MoneyGram exec is fined and banned

● Test: Can you stand on one leg for 20 seconds?