In it, he repeated many of the same attacks he used last month while calling on his successor, Paul Ryan, to seek the Republican nomination.“Lucifer in the flesh,” Boehner told Stanford’s David Kennedy, a history professor emeritus, according to the Stanford Daily. “I have Democrat friends and Republican friends. I get along with almost everyone, but I have never worked with a more miserable son of a bitch in my life.”
Cruz was a thorn in Boehner’s side when Boehner was Speaker of the House. Between Cruz and Tea Party Republicans, Boehner threw in the towel. He is rumored to have called them all jackasses and probably a lot of other things.
How many mainstream Republicans feel like John Boehner does? What exactly is a mainstream Republican?
I am of the mindset that those who feel betrayed really don’t understand the meaning of compromise. No one party usually gets it own way on everything.