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John Boehner Mark Meadows

Seeks Boehner removal

28 Jul, 2015

Meadows files a motion to remove Boehner as Speaker, saying that Boehner has caused the power of Congress to atrophy, “thereby making Congress subservient to the Executive and Judicial branches, diminishing the voice of the American People.” The motion also claims that Boehner has:

[used the power of his office to] punish Members who vote according to their conscience instead of the will of the Speaker.