Speaker's Blog

#StuckInTheSenate: Boosting Startups & Small Businesses

September 02, 2014

While keeping with their do-nothing attitude, it still stings that Senate Democrats would put their political crusades ahead of the problems we’re facing. Read More

The Departed Get a Pass from the President

August 29, 2014

Let’s be clear: House Republicans passed a responsible bill; Senate Democrats did nothing. President Obama is the guy giving a pass to Senate Democrats who departed Washington without doing their job. Read More

A Press Conference Heard Round the World

August 29, 2014

“We don't have a strategy yet,” President Obama conceded yesterday, referring to his approach – or lack of one, rather – to confronting and defeating the terrorist threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Read More

#StuckInTheSenate: Solutions to Make Education More Affordable & Accessible

August 29, 2014

All of these bills harken back to something Speaker Boehner said at a charter school rally in the spring: “If we’re going to have a strong economy for our future, we’ve got to make sure that we find a way to educate more of America’s kids.” Read More

CBO Gives Debt-Denying Democrats a Dose of Reality

August 28, 2014

The CBO warns that the national debt will continue to grow, “eventually increasing the risk of a fiscal crisis.” Read More