Speaker's Blog

The Payday Loan President

March 31, 2015

To hear President Obama tell it, if workers and families just give more of their money to the federal government to spend, bureaucrats and politicians will be able to make “investments” and improve the future. Trains will run faster and college will be free. The only thing standing in the way of utopia, the president says, is Republicans. Read More

Reforming the Flawed DOD Acquisitions System

March 31, 2015

Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) outlined a framework for defense acquisition reform focused on ensuring our military has the agility and the technological edge it needs to respond to the evolving security threats we face. Read More

Boehner: President’s Ambush Elections Veto an Assault on Worker Rights

March 31, 2015

The NLRB’s ambush election rule is an assault on the rights and privacy protections of American workers. Read More

ISIL & Iranian Influence Are Focus of Boehner Delegation Visit to Iraq

March 31, 2015

A stable, democratic, and independent Iraq remains vital to America’s national security interests. Read More

The White House’s Dangerous Game of False Choices

March 30, 2015

America needs to have a serious debate about the grave threats posed by Iran and Islamic extremism, but the White House continues to play a dangerous game of false choices.  Appearing yesterday on CNN’s State of the Union, Speaker Boehner talked about the Obama administration’s attacks on Prime Minister Netanyahu’s recent address to Congress and growing bipartisan concerns with the administration’s approach in the Middle East: Read More

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