Sunday show wrap-up: Boehner resignation grabs spotlight

Sunday show wrap-up: Boehner resignation grabs spotlight
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JOHN BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerIs Congress retrievable? Boehner reveals portrait done by George W. Bush Meadows to be replaced by Biggs as Freedom Caucus leader MORE

Boehner: ‘I would have gotten 400 votes, probably’   Boehner said the prospect of losing his leadership position did not factor in his decision to resign.  http://hill.cm/PGbbHY2

Boehner: There won’t be a shutdown   The outgoing Speaker said there would not be a shutdown over Planned Parenthood.  http://hill.cm/zDwvRWe

Carson: Time for Boehner to ‘move on’   “There’s a lot of unrest," the GOP presidential candidate said.  http://hill.cm/8UwdjcS

Boehner ally rips ‘classless’ Cruz   “This is a guy that for 25 years have a distinguished record in the House," Tom Cole said.  http://hill.cm/mBp0Lwx

Kasich: What have Boehner critics accomplished?   The 2016 GOP candidate said Boehner's critics should "look in the mirror."  http://hill.cm/Goz3Z7W

Jeb: We’re ‘going to miss’ Boehner   Bush said Boehner is focused on solving problems.  http://hill.cm/u8RK5dT

RNC chief: Boehner resignation a 'selfless act'   Priebus suggested Boehner's exit would help the House GOP avoid a major internal fight.  http://hill.cm/b3MRU0b

Gingrich: 'McCarthy will be the next Speaker'   Gingrich said conservatives who aren't sold on McCarthy don't have the votes to stop him.  http://hill.cm/dl0DaxR

 

GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Pelosi: No shutdown deal with Boehner   “No, I wish it were true,” Pelosi said Sunday.  http://hill.cm/lI0rFDK

 

POLLS

Poll: Trump, Carson neck and neck atop GOP field   Carson's support has doubled since July.  http://hill.cm/t5Mculh

Poll: Clinton leading Sanders by just 7 points   Clinton's lead over the Vermont senator was 60 points in June.  http://hill.cm/12Ua8Vm

 

Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonVideo of fake Trump shooting members of media shown at his Miami resort: report Ronan Farrow exposes how the media protect the powerful Kamala Harris to Trump Jr.: 'You wouldn't know a joke if one raised you' MORE

Clinton bemoans ‘drip, drip, drip’ of email news   "I want these questions answered," she said.  http://hill.cm/vILxwWS

Clinton explains shift on Keystone, other key issues   Clinton initially seemed to support the pipeline's construction.  http://hill.cm/IDYglbw

 

MARTIN O'MALLEY

O’Malley: Clinton email controversy threatens to define Democratic Party   O'Malley also criticized Clinton for waiting to announce her opposition to Keystone.  http://hill.cm/VmRUP9p

 

BERNIE SANDERS

Sanders jabs Koch brothers over Walker exit   The Democratic presidential candidate said money still controls politics.  http://hill.cm/Q9rRz67

 

JOE BIDEN

Ed Rendell predicts Biden won't run   "I think in the end he won't," said the former governor and DNC chairman.  http://hill.cm/KOgIrZL

 

CARLY FIORINA

Carly Fiorina, Chuck Todd clash over Planned Parenthood claims   Fiorina criticized the "Meet the Press" host for not asking Hillary Clinton about the issue.  http://hill.cm/MrbVhdC

 

JEB BUSH

Jeb Bush defends ‘free stuff’ comments   The GOP presidential candidate said his comments were taken out of context.  http://hill.cm/qH8GWCP

 

SYRIA

House Intelligence chairman: Middle East strategy ‘destined to fail’   Rep. Devin Nunes said Obama will have to "draw some real red lines in the sand."  http://hill.cm/18hFJj0

UN ambassador defends arming Syrian rebels   “It’s obviously even more complex, I think, than we would have envisioned,” Power said.  http://hill.cm/MRiDpf1