Speaker's Blog

FACT CHECK: Unsurprisingly, Liberals Wrong on House GOP Litigation

October 29, 2014

On July 30, 2014, the House of Representatives passed a resolution authorizing the House to enter into litigation challenging President Obama’s decision to unilaterally change the health care law’s employer mandate.  The House action came after years of overreach by the Obama administration in which the president and his aides effectively made their own laws, without involving Congress, threatening the historic balance of power in our government and upending the Constitution.  Read More

The Complete Five Points Roadmap

October 29, 2014

Our roadmap has covered more than 30 separate solutions for growth and opportunity. Read More

Five Points Roadmap: Improving Our Education System

October 28, 2014

America’s ability to compete is tied to our ability to educate our young people. Read More

What Is President Obama’s Plan to Reverse the Terrorists’ Momentum?

October 27, 2014

Everyone wants the president’s strategy to succeed, but as The Washington Post editorialized over the weekend under the headline “Mr. Obama’s half-hearted fight against the Islamic State,” concerns are mounting over his lack of leadership and resolve. Read More

Five Points Roadmap: Reforming Our Regulatory System

October 27, 2014

We can bring jobs home, give the public more of a voice, and make America a more attractive place to invest. Read More