John Boehner

Fellow Republican John Boehner says Trump's presidency, for the most part, has been 'a complete disaster'

Fellow Republican John Boehner says Trump's presidency, for the most part, has been 'a complete disaster'

Former House Speaker John A. Boehner says that aside from international affairs and foreign policy, President Trump's time in office so far has been a “complete disaster.”

Speaking at an energy conference Thursday in Houston, Boehner praised Trump for his approach abroad and his aggressiveness in fighting Islamic State militants, according to the energy publication Rigzone.

“Everything else he's done [in office] has been a complete disaster,” the Ohio Republican said, according to the publication. “He's still learning how to be president.”

Boehner said he's been friends with Trump for 15 years, but still has a hard time envisioning him as president. He also said Trump...

EDITION: California | U.S. & World
82°