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Boehner: I'd hit the road too with Obama's low poll numbers

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The poll gave Obama a 45 percent job approval rating and found that 48 percent of respondents had a positive or very positive opinion of him. By contrast, just 18 percent of respondents had a positive or very positive opinion of Boehner.

When a reporter murmured that the Speaker’s numbers were actually worse than Obama’s, Boehner repeated, “if I were him,” and went on to the next question.