Sunday show wrap-up: Boehner resignation grabs spotlight

Sunday show wrap-up: Boehner resignation grabs spotlight
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JOHN BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerLott says lobbying firm cut ties to prevent him from taking clients Lobbying firm cuts ties to Trent Lott amid national anti-racism protests Bush, Romney won't support Trump reelection: NYT 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 ClintonHillicon Valley: Facebook civil rights audit finds 'serious setbacks' | Facebook takes down Roger Stone-affiliated accounts, pages | State and local officials beg Congress for more elections funds OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Sanders-Biden climate task force calls for carbon-free power by 2035 | Park Police did not record radio transmissions during June 1 sweep of White House protesters | Court upholds protections for Yellowstone grizzly bears GOP Miami mayor does not commit to voting for Trump 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