Speaker's Blog

Boehner Statement on WOTUS Ruling

October 09, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement after a federal appeals court in Cincinnati, Ohio, blocked implementation of the Obama administration’s Waters of the United States rule, an executive overreach released earlier this year by the Environmental Protection Agency: Read More

Legislation to #LiftTheBan Passes House with Bipartisan Support

October 09, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) released the following statement applauding House passage of H.R. 702, legislation to lift the 1975 ban on crude oil exports: Read More

Chairman Mike Conaway to Deliver the Weekly Republican Address

October 09, 2015

“We have the chance right now to build on the American oil renaissance, and both boost economic growth at home, and provide a secure and dependable energy source for our nation and our allies. I thank the Speaker for allowing me to deliver this important message.” Read More

Statement by Speaker Boehner on the Speaker Election

October 08, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement regarding the election for a new Speaker of the House of Representatives: Read More

House Establishes Select Panel to Investigate Abortion Practices

October 07, 2015

We best honor our right to life by demanding respect for life. Read More