Could Speaker Boehner’s Future Son-In-Law Change His Stance On Illegal Drugs?Submitted by Jao171 on Fri, 04/26/2013 - 19:48
All signs point to the Speaker of the House John Boehner being an alcoholic. Sporting flushed red cheeks during a daytime press conference? Check. Becoming overly emotional and crying during public speeches? Check. Having trouble stringing together coherent thoughts and slurring words during an awkward victory speech after clinching Speaker of the House? Check.
John Boehner has spent a good portion of his adult life slugging stiff drinks and setting a stellar example for his daughters on how to become successful in politics, while balancing a legal drug abuse problem. There is even a blog called Drunk Boehner that pays tribute to his alcohol induced emotional outbursts.
Speaker Boehner has displayed traits common to someone struggling with a drug problem, albeit a legal one. Even if it is true that he has experienced his own personal struggles with legal drugs, he has still maintained his ardent support for the drug war and prohibition of marijuana.
He had to be a bit taken aback when his oldest daughter fell in love with a man who appears to believe the State does not have the right to dictate what an individual chooses to ingest into their body. His oldest daughter is engaged to be married to a man who has been cited for possessing the illegal drug marijuana and admitting that the substance was for personal use.Continue reading at Lions of Liberty