Speaker's Blog

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

Two Major Jobs Bills, One Giant Opportunity for Senate Dems to Act

September 18, 2014

Taken together, these two major jobs bills would go a long way toward helping American families not just get by, but get ahead. Senate Democrats owe them that opportunity. Read More

FULL TEXT: Five Points for Resetting America’s Economic Foundation

September 18, 2014

We do these five things in a meaningful way, we can reset the foundation of our economy for the next two or three generations. Provide a reliable stream of good-paying jobs. More stability and security, straight on through retirement. Read More