Speaker's Blog

VA Access & Accountability Bill One Step Closer to the President’s Desk

July 30, 2014

Much more work needs to be done to fix the widespread problems at the VA, and it’s going to require the president to outline a long-term plan for systemic VA reform. Read More

Boehner to Reid: House Will Reject Any Attempt to Add Immigration Reform to Border Bill

July 29, 2014

Such measures have no place in the effort to solve this crisis, and any attempt to exploit this crisis by adding such measures will run into a brick wall in the People’s House. Read More

A Fairer, Simpler Tax Code to Support Hardworking Families

July 25, 2014

"The child tax credit legislation we passed today supports working families by eliminating the marriage penalty and better aligning the credit with the higher costs parents face." Read More

Working to Prevent Human Trafficking & Support Its Victims

July 25, 2014

The stories of suffering and pain that follow from these heinous crimes weigh heavily on me, as they do all Americans, and compel us to action. Read More

Boehner Statement After Meeting with Presidents of Guatemala & Honduras

July 24, 2014

“We continue to discuss our options with our colleagues, and remain firm in our commitment to find common ground and provide humanitarian relief.” Read More

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