Somehow, it doesn’t seem that he really wishes he didn’t have the habit:
A person has to want to do something if they’re going to change. And that’s what’s troubling about both Boehner and Obama and their smoking habit. You don’t get the feeling they want to stop smoking. Individual lifestyle habits account for 70% of our nation’s healthcare costs, and two of our leaders working to reduce the costs won’t carry their own weight. The only way to reduce healthcare costs is to improve health. And we’re each responsible for our own.