A new bombshell report from Politico found that House Speaker John Boehner had several days of secret negotiations with Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, the recently emboldened former Speaker, leading up to his decision to flip-flop and fund President Obama’s executive amnesty—including a pre-hashed out deal to use the hoopla around Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Tuesday address to Congress over Iran’s nuclear ambitions as political cover to sneak in the extraordinarily controversial vote. Even with the bombshell report, however, Boehner’s office continues to deny any deal took place.
It was Monday at 5:30 p.m. when Pelosi and Boehner agreed that it was “best to take up the matter on Tuesday immediately after [Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin] Netanyahu’s address in order to deal with the matter as quickly as possible upon return of the Senate papers,” according to an aide familiar with the conversations.
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