Speaker's Blog

Boehner Statement on Former Speaker Dennis Hastert

May 29, 2015

“The Denny I served with worked hard on behalf of his constituents and the country. I'm shocked and saddened to learn of these reports." Read More

Speaker Boehner Statement on the Anniversary of the Taliban Five Swap

May 29, 2015

“The Obama administration put countless American troops and civilians at risk when it chose to ignore the law and unilaterally release five senior Taliban terrorists from Guantanamo Bay." Read More

Speaker Boehner: The White House Has Handed the Castro Regime a Significant Political Win in Return for Nothing

May 29, 2015

Relations with the Castro regime should not be revisited, let alone normalized, until the Cuban people enjoy freedom – and not one second sooner. Read More

529 Day: Middle-Class Ohio Families Voice Their Support for Critical College Savings Tool

May 29, 2015

The federal government should be working to increase educational opportunity for students - not their parents’ tax bills. Read More

Two New Surveys Show Majority of Americans Back New Trade Agreements

May 29, 2015

The United States is currently negotiating new trade agreements with our allies in Europe and the Pacific Rim, and the key to moving these agreements forward is a bipartisan, bicameral initiative known at Trade Promotion Authority (TPA). Read More