Speaker's Blog

Boehner Responds to Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, Pledges U.S. Support for Iraqi Government

September 12, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) released the following response to a letter from Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, where the Prime Minister outlined his vision for the future of Iraq and the challenges it faces as a country.  In his response Read More

Helping Families Keep Their Plan & Peace of Mind

September 11, 2014

“In this tough economy, hardworking families need all the peace of mind they can get, and by helping them keep the plan they like, Bill Cassidy’s bill does just that.” Read More

Boehner: Destroying This Terrorist Threat Requires Decisive Action

September 10, 2014

Speaker Boehner issued the following statement after President Obama’s speech tonight on the terrorist threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Read More

Speaker Boehner to Invite President Poroshenko of Ukraine to Address Congress

September 10, 2014

"Having President Poroshenko address Congress is another signal of our steadfast commitment to the aspirations of his people." Read More

Readout of the Speaker’s Meeting with President Obama & Congressional Leaders on ISIL

September 09, 2014

The Speaker said the spread of radicalized Islam is a global epidemic and our national objective must be to defeat and destroy ISIL. Read More