Speaker of the House John Boehner has invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak to a joint session of Congress:

Boehner reportedly didn’t give the White House a heads-up to the invitation:

The White House, never afraid to go around Congress on any given issue, doesn’t like it the other way around:

Sense a talking point taking shape?

NBC’s Chuck Todd has never seen anything like it:

Too bad more of the MSM doesn’t get that worked up when the White House goes around Congress.

Then again…

Excellent question.

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