House Speaker John Boehner hasn’t been coy about his interest in tackling immigration reform legislation.
Just last week the Republican leader said he was ‘hell bent’ on doing so before the 113th Congress adjourns at the end of this year, despite facing pressure from members of his caucus not to bring the issue to the House floor.
The Speaker’s zeal for getting his Republican colleagues to embrace immigration reform took a sharp turn on Thursday from determination to antagonism, however, when Boehner publicly made fun of his Republican colleagues for being too afraid to confront the issue publicly.
“Here’s the attitude. Ohhhh. Don’t make me do this. Ohhhh. This is too hard,” Boehner said, doing an impression of his Congressional caucus while squealing like a child…