John Boehner Decries 'False Prophets' in Republican Party

The speaker unloads on those who promise what can't be delivered.

Speaker of the House John Boehner answers questions during his weekly press conference at the U.S. Capitol on March 19, 2015, in Washington.

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Outgoing U.S. House Speaker John Boehner took aim at hardliners in his Republican Party whom he likened to “false prophets” who promise more than they can deliver on issues such as cutting off federal funding for Planned Parenthood.

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