Speaker's Blog

Speaker Boehner Invites Prime Minister Abe of Japan to Address Congress

March 26, 2015

As the United States continues to strengthen our ties with Japan, we look forward to welcoming Prime Minister Abe to the United States Capitol. Read More

The First Real Entitlement Reform In Decades

March 26, 2015

"Today is about a problem much bigger than any ‘doc fix’ or deadline. It’s about solving our spending problem – and it’s about strengthening and saving Medicare." Read More

A Balanced Budget for A Stronger Economy & A Safer America

March 25, 2015

Instead of drowning our kids in a sea of red ink, we cut more than $5 trillion in spending and balance the budget within a decade... Read More

Speaker Boehner on Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s Address to Congress

March 25, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) presided today as President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan addressed a joint meeting of Congress.  Boehner, who met with Ghani prior to the address in the Speaker’s Ceremonial Office, issued the following statement: Read More

“Yes Sir!”: A Congressional Gold Medal For Jack Nicklaus

March 24, 2015

At a ceremony today in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol, House and Senate leaders presented a Congressional Gold Medal to Jack Nicklaus for his promotion of excellence, good sportsmanship, and philanthropy. Read More

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