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July 14, 2014 12:00 AM

Boehner v. Obama: real courtroom drama or just a political stunt?

House Republican Speaker John Boehner says he’s so upset about President Barack Obama’s use of signing statements to challenge laws he and his GOP majority pass that he’s planning to sue the president for overstepping his bounds. His threat seems little more credible than that of the late Sen. Arlen Specter in 2006.

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