Speaker's Blog

Boehner to President Obama: Don’t Back Down on Iran

September 26, 2014

At a time when we are asking other governments in the Middle East to help the United States take on and destroy ISIL, we are giving a pass to Iran, which is the number one threat to the entire region. Read More

Boehner Writes VA Secretary Seeking Action on Independent Audit

September 23, 2014

Boehner, who has repeatedly called on the president to outline a long-term vision for fixing the VA, says that to be truly effective and independent, the audit should be conducted by health care experts from the private sector. Read More

Speaker Boehner Statement on Airstrikes in Syria

September 23, 2014

“I wish our men and women in uniform Godspeed as they carry out this fight.” Read More

Václav Havel Bust Will Be Dedicated on November 19

September 22, 2014

A bust of Václav Havel, the first president of the Czech Republic, will be dedicated at a U.S. Capitol ceremony on Wednesday, November 19. Read More

Two Major Jobs Bills, One Giant Opportunity for Senate Dems to Act

September 18, 2014

Taken together, these two major jobs bills would go a long way toward helping American families not just get by, but get ahead. Senate Democrats owe them that opportunity. Read More

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