Speaker's Blog

KEY POINTS: Speaker Boehner's Address on Resetting America's Economic Foundation

September 18, 2014

Boehner will lay out five key things we must do as a nation to fully reap the benefits of America's energy boom. Read More

Welcoming Ukrainian Democracy to the U.S. Capitol

September 18, 2014

“Today, Vladimir Putin and the world saw Republicans and Democrats stand in unity with President Poroshenko and his people’s aspirations for freedom, democracy, and economic opportunity.” Read More

PREVIEW: Speaker Boehner’s Five Points for Resetting America’s Economic Foundation

September 18, 2014

"It didn't come from Washington, it came from talking to real people in my own district." Read More

Three Things President Obama Should Do Immediately to Help Ukraine

September 17, 2014

Today, the House unanimously passed a resolution strongly supporting the right of the people of Ukraine to freely determine their future without interference, intimidation, or coercion by Russia or other nations.  Tomorrow, Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko will address a joint meeting of Congress in what Speaker Boehner called “another signal of stea Read More

Boehner: House Takes 'Important, Initial Step Forward in Taking on ISIL'

September 17, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) released the following statement today after the House passed a continuing resolution (CR) to keep the government running past September 30 (H.J. Res. 124): Read More