Speaker's Blog

House Files Litigation Over President's Unilateral Actions on Health Care Law

November 21, 2014

“The House has an obligation to stand up for the Constitution, and that is exactly why we are pursuing this course of action.” Read More

Speaker Boehner to President Obama: This is Not How American Democracy Works

November 20, 2014

“We will not shrink from this duty, because our allegiance lies with the American people. We will listen to them, work with our members, and protect the Constitution.” Read More

House Condemns Iran Human Rights Violations

November 19, 2014

Formally condemning these actions is an important step on the part of the House, but it remains incumbent upon the president to use all the tools at his disposal, including sanctions, to hold accountable those responsible for these heinous acts. Read More

Speaker Boehner Hails Signing of Child Care Reforms

November 19, 2014

"With these bipartisan reforms, we’re bringing this program into the 21st century to meet the needs of a changing workforce and give parents more choices." Read More

Republican Steering Committee Recommends House Committee Chairs for 114th Congress

November 18, 2014

“These lawmakers understand that we have big challenges ahead, and the opportunity to do some great things in the new American Congress. I know they will set high standards of oversight, foster input and contributions from both the majority and the minority, and produce solutions worthy of the people we serve.” Read More