Former Speaker of the House John Boehner, a Republican, just unloaded on former President Donald Trump, blaming him for the riot at the Capitol and stating that Trump lost a “fair” election.
“The New York Times has obtained an early copy of former House Speaker John Boehner’s new book titled On the House: A Washington Memoir, which appears to include a number of critiques of members of his own Republican party. Perhaps most noteworthy? He blames former President Donald Trump for the deadly insurrection on the Capitol perpetrated by his supporters on Jan. 6,” according to Mediate. [emphasis added]
“Originally reported by Maggie Haberman, the Times reveals a number of shocking passages, not least of which is the claim that Trump ‘incited that bloody insurrection for nothing more than selfish reasons, perpetuated by the bullshit he’d been shoveling since he lost a fair election the previous November.’ [emphasis added]
“Boehner adds that Trump ‘claimed voter fraud without any evidence, and repeated those claims, taking advantage of the trust placed in him by his supporters and ultimately betraying that trust,’ according to the Times...“
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