Boehner to Move Women’s Restroom Closer to House Chamber

Am I to understand that Nancy Pelosi, the super-feminist first-ever woman to be House Speaker, never thought to do this for female members of the House?

Speaker-designate John Boehner (R-Ohio) intends to commandeer a swanky office space adjacent to the House floor and build a women’s restroom for female lawmakers.

For years, men have had the luxury of using facilities located adjacent to the House floor, just outside the Speaker’s lobby. But women have had no such option.

If women need to powder their noses, they must instead go downstairs or to a restroom several halls away from the chamber.

This happened the same week Obama appointed a “leak czar.” Coincidence?

A few years back, they did the same thing in the Senate because the Majority Leader got tired of Hillary always using the men’s room:


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