| Speaker John A. Boehner spoke with his colleagues about a supplemental spending package to address the flood of children crossing the border. “It’s time for the White House to get their act together,” the Boehner said. “This is a problem of the president's own making. And then he tries to — says he wants to solve the problem, so we that we can stop this influx, but then he changes his mind. We've got a president that's AWOL. And the president ought to get engaged in this if he actually wants something to happen."
| President Barack Obama says he supports temporary measures to keep transportation aid flowing to the states and to keep construction crews on the job. But he pressed Congress for a more permanent solution to the transportation funding shortfall.
| According to a new Washington Post poll, swing voters, mid-income voters, Hispanic voters and pretty much every other demographic group are opposed to President Barack Obama’s handling of the border crisis.
| Dick Cheney threw his support behind a candidate in Nevada. Rudy Giuliani and Donald Trump hosted a fundraiser for one in Florida. As President Obama finds himself accused by Republicans of executive overreach, prominent conservatives are emphasizing the importance of getting Republicans elected to attorney general in states across the country.
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