Speaker's Blog

Weekly Republican Address: Lift the Oil Export Ban for More Jobs, Lower Prices, and Stronger Allies

October 09, 2015

The outdated policies of the 1970s should not limit the possibilities of the 21st century. Read More

Boehner Statement on WOTUS Ruling

October 09, 2015

The WOTUS rule, put forward by the same agency responsible for this summer’s epic environmental disaster in the Animus River, is a raw and tyrannical power grab. Read More

Legislation to #LiftTheBan Passes House with Bipartisan Support

October 09, 2015

Today’s vote shows there is bipartisan agreement that modernizing our energy policy in this way will increase workers’ incomes and benefit their families, create jobs, lower gas prices, and strengthen our economy. Read More

Chairman Mike Conaway to Deliver the Weekly Republican Address

October 09, 2015

“We have the chance right now to build on the American oil renaissance, and both boost economic growth at home, and provide a secure and dependable energy source for our nation and our allies. I thank the Speaker for allowing me to deliver this important message.” Read More

President Obama Signs Another Bill Repealing Part of His Health care Law

October 09, 2015

Since 2011, the president has now signed at least 10 House bills that dismantle, defund, and repeal parts of his health care law. Read More