Former Speaker of the House John Boehner is confident that Donald Trump can defeat Hillary Clinton in the general election in November.
Speaking at the SkyBridge Alternatives Conference in Las Vegas on Thursday, Boehner said, “Anyone who thinks Donald Trump can’t win — just watch.”
Last month, Boehner said that he and Trump were “texting buddies” who had played golf together for years.
Regarding Trump’s meeting with the current Speaker of the House, Boehner said that Paul Ryan is probably “trying to help shape the direction of Trump’s policies,” according to the Associated Press . . .
After his meeting with Trump, Ryan said that he was “encouraged” by what Trump had said. (Read more from “Boehner: Trump Can Win, ‘Just Watch'” HERE)