Speaker's Blog

Two Major Jobs Bills, One Giant Opportunity for Senate Dems to Act

September 18, 2014

Taken together, these two major jobs bills would go a long way toward helping American families not just get by, but get ahead. Senate Democrats owe them that opportunity. Read More

Welcoming Ukrainian Democracy to the U.S. Capitol

September 18, 2014

“Today, Vladimir Putin and the world saw Republicans and Democrats stand in unity with President Poroshenko and his people’s aspirations for freedom, democracy, and economic opportunity.” Read More

Boehner: House Takes 'Important, Initial Step Forward in Taking on ISIL'

September 17, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) released the following statement today after the House passed a continuing resolution (CR) to keep the government running past September 30 (H.J. Res. 124): Read More

Boehner: GAO Report Confirms Taxpayers Fund Abortions Through ObamaCare

September 16, 2014

"Today’s GAO report confirms that under the president’s health care law, abortions are being paid for with taxpayer funds by more than 1,000 exchange plans across the country. This information has been hidden from the American public for years by the Obama Administration, which repeatedly denied congressional requests for its public release." Read More

What We Can Accomplish When Senate Dems Actually Put American Jobs & Families First

September 15, 2014

The Child Care & Development Block Grant program has, for decades, helped millions of men and women meet the needs of work and family by providing low-income parents access to safe and affordable child care while they work or pursue education and job training opportunities. Read More

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