Boehner, a Trump friend for 15 years, still has a hard time envisioning him as president. He also said Trump shouldn’t be allowed to tweet overnight.
House Speaker Paul Ryan insisted Congress will exercise its oversight role and gather more information before reaching any conclusions.
The White House has played down the importance and secrecy of the information Trump gave to the Russians.
The Washington Post had reported Monday that Trump shared details about an Islamic State terror threat.
The revelations are sure to shadow the president as he embarks Friday on his first overseas trip as president.
“It’s not every day you wake up to the firing of an FBI director,” Emanuel said, noting what he sees as the need for an independent investigation.
President Donald Trump’s tweets are part of a barrage of White House attempts to shape the narrative in the aftermath of James Comey’s firing.