Speaker's Blog

House Votes to Strengthen Medicare: What They’re Saying

March 27, 2015

This week, Speaker Boehner led the House in passing “a big win for the American people,” a bill that strengthens Medicare, saves money for taxpayers, and improves health care for seniors. Notably, the legislation also represents the first real entitlement reform in decades. Here’s how it’s being reported: Read More

Speaker Boehner Announces Appointments to the National Women’s History Museum Commission

March 27, 2015

They will also work to make sure America’s story, as told from the perspective of its many great women, is presented with great care and utmost integrity. Read More

Afghanistan's President Comes to the Capitol

March 27, 2015

At a joint meeting of Congress earlier this week, President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan paid tribute to the brave Americans who have served and sacrificed in Afghanistan. Read More

SUNDAY: Speaker Boehner to Appear on CNN’s State of the Union

March 27, 2015

Speaker Boehner sat down with CNN’s Dana Bash earlier this week to discuss passage of legislation to strengthen Medicare, foreign policy and the threat posed by Iran, and more. Read More

Boehner Statement on Sen. Harry Reid’s Retirement Announcement

March 27, 2015

I wish him, his wife Landra, and their entire family all the best in the future. Read More