Speaker's Blog

The Departed Get a Pass from the President

August 29, 2014

Let’s be clear: House Republicans passed a responsible bill; Senate Democrats did nothing. President Obama is the guy giving a pass to Senate Democrats who departed Washington without doing their job. Read More

Rep. Larry Bucshon to Deliver Weekly Republican Address on Labor Day Weekend

August 29, 2014

“House Republicans have put forth common-sense solutions that ensure every American has the same opportunity. I’m honored to deliver our message about the importance of these solutions this weekend as we celebrate our fellow Americans who work hard every single day.” Read More

A Press Conference Heard Round the World

August 29, 2014

“We don't have a strategy yet,” President Obama conceded yesterday, referring to his approach – or lack of one, rather – to confronting and defeating the terrorist threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Read More

#StuckInTheSenate: Solutions to Make Education More Affordable & Accessible

August 29, 2014

All of these bills harken back to something Speaker Boehner said at a charter school rally in the spring: “If we’re going to have a strong economy for our future, we’ve got to make sure that we find a way to educate more of America’s kids.” Read More

CBO Gives Debt-Denying Democrats a Dose of Reality

August 28, 2014

The CBO warns that the national debt will continue to grow, “eventually increasing the risk of a fiscal crisis.” Read More

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