Former Home Speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerThe unique Tea Partier exits, stage proper A tyranny of the minority is elevating your well being care prices Rivalry on proper emerges between ‘the 2 Marks’ MORE (R-Ohio) says he was once pleasant with Fox Information host Sean Hannity and conservative speak present host Rush Limbaugh, however the two went over “to the darkish aspect.”
Throughout an interview with Politico printed Monday, John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerThe unique Tea Partier exits, stage proper A tyranny of the minority is elevating your well being care prices Rivalry on proper emerges between ‘the 2 Marks’ MORE mentioned he “at all times favored” Limbaugh.
“After I went to Palm Seaside I’d at all times meet with Rush and we’d go play golf. However you already know, who was that right-wing man, [Mark] Levin?” he mentioned, referring to a different conservative radio host.
“He went actually loopy, proper, and received a giant viewers, and he dragged [Sean] Hannity to the darkish aspect. He dragged Rush to the darkish aspect.”
Boehner mentioned he used to speak to the 2 “on a regular basis.”
“And out of the blue they’re beating the dwelling shit out of me,” he mentioned.
“I had a dialog with Hannity, in all probability concerning the starting of 2015. I known as him and mentioned, ‘Pay attention, you’re nuts.’ We had this actually blunt dialog. Issues have been higher for a number of months, after which it received again to being the same-old, same-old. As a result of I wasn’t going to be a right-wing fool.”
Hannity hit again at Boehner on Twitter, disputing the previous speaker’s account.
John have been you sober once you mentioned this? That dialog by no means occurred. I’m sorry you’re bitter and u failed! https://t.co/SLquw7rXZv
— Sean Hannity (@seanhannity) October 30, 2017