Speaker's Blog

Iran Deal To Be Focus of This Week’s Republican Address

August 28, 2015

The president’s nuclear agreement with Iran and its consequences for our national security will be the focus of this week’s Republican address, to be delivered by House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA). Read More

The Monkey Returns

August 28, 2015

The Monkey is just one of several unique objects in H-232, but it's the undisputed favorite of Rep. Devin Nunes' three adorable daughters. Read More

This Week In Ongoing VA Incompetence

August 27, 2015

President Obama still has no long-term plan to fix the VA, which means our veterans continue to pay the price for its incompetence. This week, for example, the VA is patting itself on the back for reducing its claims backlog below 100,000 – calling it a “historic milestone” that 98,535 veterans are still waiting for care.  Read More

The Truth About the Iran Deal

August 27, 2015

How bad is President Obama's potential deal with Iran?  So bad, that it doesn't even meet his administration's own bench marks.  And in the video below, Speaker Boehner calls out the president for his false claims about his "deal."  But there is one thing we know to be true: a bad deal with Iran is worse than no deal at all. At just 36 seconds long, the video is worth a watch. Read More

The Dangerous Ramifications of Allowing Iran to Self-Inspect

August 26, 2015

National security experts and outside observers agree it is beyond absurd to allow the Iranians to self-inspect a key military site. The American people want to know any nuclear agreement with Iran will keep our country safe. Read More