Boehner: I’d rather kill myself than raise the minimum wage Staff
Posted: Feb 21, 2014 9:56 AM
Speaker John Boehner is so against raising the minimum wage that he once said he would rather commit suicide than vote for a “clean” increase. The Ohio Republican and son of a barkeep has repeatedly opposed federally mandated hike increases, which have been a constant in the Democrats’ election-year playbook.