Speaker's Blog

Speaker Boehner Meets With Mayor Bowser of Washington, DC

January 27, 2015

Speaker Boehner welcomed Muriel Bowser, Washington, DC’s new mayor, to his office in the U.S. Capitol today. Read More

Boehner Calls On President Obama to Drop Tax on 529 Plans

January 27, 2015

Our focus ought to be on providing opportunity for all Americans. Read More

Increasing Natural Gas Exports Vital for Jobs & Security

January 27, 2015

The LNG Permitting Certainty & Transparency Act (H.R. 351), bipartisan legislation to expedite the approval of liquefied natural gas [LNG] exports –a boon for both jobs and national security. Read More

An End to Sex Trafficking

January 26, 2015

This week, the House will take up a series of bipartisan bills to protect our children and combat this growing problem – providing support and services to the victims of this crime and boosting resources for law enforcement. Read More

Outcry Over President’s 529 Tax Intensifies

January 26, 2015

President Obama’s budget is scheduled to be released a week from today – but will it include his proposal to raise taxes on college savings? Read More