Speaker's Blog

On Economy, Democrats Only Offer Excuses & Rose-Colored Glasses

September 15, 2014

“In contrast,” National Journal’s George Condon Jr. writes, “hardly a day goes by that House Speaker John Boehner doesn't send out a statement asking, ‘Where are the jobs?’” Read More

“A Massive Dud”: White House Inversions Scheme Exposed for the Sham It Is

September 12, 2014

A far cry from the “political whopper that Democrats dreamed of,” the president’s election-year push on so-called tax inversions “has turned out to be pretty much a massive dud.” Read More

Senate Democrats’ Misplaced Priorities

September 11, 2014

Senate Democrats are still saying “no” to dozens of good, common-sense jobs bills. They’re not even proposing their own ideas; they’re just focused on politics, wasting time on a quixotic constitutional amendment they know is going nowhere, a bill that inadvertently highlights their own hypocrisy, and legislation that will actually hurt jobs. Read More

25th Anniversary of the Opening of Hungary’s Border

September 10, 2014

In November, the world will mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.  It was an event years in the making because of what Speaker Boehner has called “a revolution inspired by leaders whose faith in God and commitment to freedom changed the world.” Read More