Speaker's Blog

“Outright Failure”: Ongoing Problems Underscore Lack of Accountability at the VA

July 01, 2015

It has been more than a year since the Phoenix VA scandal and the president, for his part, has failed to deliver on his promise to “do right by our veterans across the board.” Read More

Hillary Clinton’s ‘Absolutely Unacceptable Choice’ Continues to Prolong Benghazi Investigation

July 01, 2015

As Benghazi Select Committee Chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) told CBS News on Sunday, Hillary Clinton will testify as soon as the committee has what it needs to “have a constructive conversation with her.” Read More

Hillary Clinton Withheld Work-Related Emails from State Dept – What’s Still Missing?

June 27, 2015

“I want the public to see my email,” she said. That isn’t true. “I opted for convenience to use my personal email account … because I thought it would be easier to carry just one device for my work and for my personal emails instead of two,” she said. That isn’t true. Read More

The Obama Administration ‘Looks Like They’re Struggling to Run the Government’

June 25, 2015

As scandals and crises engulfed the Obama administration last summer, outside observers began to openly wonder if the president and his team are up to the task of managing the government. A year later, it still looks that way: Read More

Why Won’t President Obama ‘Do Everything’ to Bring Home Americans Held Hostage in Iran?

June 24, 2015

Announcing a new policy to negotiate with terrorists who are holding Americans hostages, President Obama said today that “we should always do everything in our power to bring these Americans home safe.” Read More