Boehner: I’ve Had Enough Of Washington Avoiding Spending Problem

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) on Wednesday told reporters that it’s time for lawmakers in Washington to act on spending cuts. 

“At some point Washington has to deal with its spending problem,” Boehner said. “I’ve watched them take this can down the road for 20 years since I’ve been here. I’ve had enough of it. It’s time to act.”

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