Speaker's Blog

Chairman Mac Thornberry to Deliver the Weekly Republican Address

May 22, 2015

“On Memorial Day we offer our gratitude, but we must also remember to honor the ideals for which they sacrificed. Taking care of our troops and keeping America safe must be our top priority.” Read More

Speaker Boehner on the Denver VA Hospital

May 21, 2015

Since VA leaders are clearly not willing to step up, the House is stepping in. Read More

The Final Frontier

May 21, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement applauding the House’s passage of H.R. 2262, the SPACE Act, legislation introduced by Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) to promote innovation and American leadership in space: Read More

“Every Life Matters”: Speaker Boehner Signs Human Trafficking Bill

May 21, 2015

“This is not just a bill signing. It is the Congress and people of the United States saying ‘we will not tolerate these monstrous crimes.” Read More

Ensuring America Remains a Nation of Innovators

May 20, 2015

America’s leadership in the world is driven by our ability to innovate, and strategic investments in research and development will help ensure we don’t forfeit that leadership to other countries, like China. Read More