Speaker's Blog

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

20+ Ways We’re Addressing The People’s Priorities

May 29, 2015

While there is still much more to do, the new Congress has been getting things done for the American people, working together to enact significant legislation that addresses the economy and other pressing challenges facing the country.  As Speaker Boehner said last week, every bill signed and sent to the President’s desk is an example of progress on some of the people’s highest priorities, such as: Read More