Speaker's Blog

Bachus Portrait Joins House Collection

September 22, 2014

One of Speaker Boehner’s institutional responsibilities is to accept new portraits into the House’s collection. Read More

Václav Havel Bust Will Be Dedicated on November 19

September 22, 2014

A bust of Václav Havel, the first president of the Czech Republic, will be dedicated at a U.S. Capitol ceremony on Wednesday, November 19. Read More

Humbled Bragger: Household Incomes Drop on President’s Watch

September 22, 2014

“Give it to me,” the president once said about the economy, and look what he’s done to it. Read More

Speaker’s Report: Another Busy Week on Jobs & the People’s Priorities

September 21, 2014

  On Friday, Speaker Boehner signed bipartisan legislation that will help bring more criminals to justice and protect sexual assault victims, wrapping up another busy week focusing on the people’s priorities.  The House also: Read More

Boehner Signs Debbie Smith Act to Protect Sexual Assault Victims

September 19, 2014

This bipartisan legislation helps protect victims of sexual assault by cutting down on the backlog of DNA test kits. Read More