Gregory to Priebus: Isn’t Boehner Lawsuit ‘Just To Gin Up the Base in the Midterms?’

‘There’s no real legal standing on behalf of an institution’

David Gregory to Reince Priebus: Isn’t Boehner Lawsuit ‘Just To Gin Up the Base in the Midterms?’ (NewsBusters)

NBC’s David Gregory did his best to minimize Speaker of the House John Boehner’s soon-to-be lawsuit against President Obama, dismissing it as a “political stunt.”

During an interview with Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, on Meet the Press on Sunday, June 29, Gregory insisted that the lawsuit had no real merit and wondered “isn’t this just to gin up the base in the midterms?”

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