Speaker's Blog

FACT CHECK: Unsurprisingly, Liberals Wrong on House GOP Litigation

October 29, 2014

On July 30, 2014, the House of Representatives passed a resolution authorizing the House to enter into litigation challenging President Obama’s decision to unilaterally change the health care law’s employer mandate.  The House action came after years of overreach by the Obama administration in which the president and his aides effectively made their own laws, without involving Congress, threatening the historic balance of power in our government and upending the Constitution.  Read More

Speaker Boehner Condemns Obama Administration Rhetorical Attacks on Israel

October 29, 2014

When the president discusses Israel and Iran, it is sometimes hard to tell who he thinks is America’s friend and who he thinks is America’s enemy. The House of Representatives has no trouble drawing that distinction. Read More

The Complete Five Points Roadmap

October 29, 2014

Our roadmap has covered more than 30 separate solutions for growth and opportunity. Read More

Five Points Roadmap: Improving Our Education System

October 28, 2014

America’s ability to compete is tied to our ability to educate our young people. Read More

With New Video on IRS Scandal, House Committees Keep Heat on Obama Admin

October 27, 2014

Titled “Time for the truth and an end to IRS targeting once and for all,” the video underscores the House’s commitment to “work to fully expose what really happened at the IRS so we can ensure that no American is targeted for their beliefs by their own government"... Read More