Speaker's Blog

Boehner: President Obama Should Now Support Bipartisan Bill to Expand, Not Tax College Savings Plans

January 27, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement in response to reports that President Obama will withdraw his proposed tax on 529 college savings plans.   Read More

Boehner: Sex Trafficking is a Horrific Crime and Must Be Ended

January 27, 2015

We must do everything we can to protect our innocent youth, ensure victims of this crime have the support they need to rebuild their lives, and boost law enforcement resources to target criminals in the sex trade. Read More

Speaker Boehner Meets With Mayor Bowser of Washington, DC

January 27, 2015

Speaker Boehner welcomed Muriel Bowser, Washington, DC’s new mayor, to his office in the U.S. Capitol today. Read More

Boehner Calls On President Obama to Drop Tax on 529 Plans

January 27, 2015

Our focus ought to be on providing opportunity for all Americans. Read More

Increasing Natural Gas Exports Vital for Jobs & Security

January 27, 2015

The LNG Permitting Certainty & Transparency Act (H.R. 351), bipartisan legislation to expedite the approval of liquefied natural gas [LNG] exports –a boon for both jobs and national security. Read More