Speaker's Blog

Weekly Republican Address: The President’s Iran Deal Makes The World Less Safe

August 29, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Delivering the Weekly Republican Address, House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA) lays out a detailed case for why the president’s nuclear agreement with Iran makes the world less safe.  Royce recently introduced a resolution that prevents implementation of the agreement.  The House will vote on the matter next month. Read More

Iran Deal To Be Focus of This Week’s Republican Address

August 28, 2015

The president’s nuclear agreement with Iran and its consequences for our national security will be the focus of this week’s Republican address, to be delivered by House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA). Read More

The Monkey Returns

August 28, 2015

The Monkey is just one of several unique objects in H-232, but it's the undisputed favorite of Rep. Devin Nunes' three adorable daughters. Read More

This Week In Ongoing VA Incompetence

August 27, 2015

President Obama still has no long-term plan to fix the VA, which means our veterans continue to pay the price for its incompetence. This week, for example, the VA is patting itself on the back for reducing its claims backlog below 100,000 – calling it a “historic milestone” that 98,535 veterans are still waiting for care.  Read More

The Truth About the Iran Deal

August 27, 2015

How bad is President Obama's potential deal with Iran?  So bad, that it doesn't even meet his administration's own bench marks.  And in the video below, Speaker Boehner calls out the president for his false claims about his "deal."  But there is one thing we know to be true: a bad deal with Iran is worse than no deal at all. At just 36 seconds long, the video is worth a watch. Read More