Speaker's Blog

Rep. Lynn Jenkins to Deliver the Weekly Republican Address

January 30, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) has selected Republican Conference Vice Chair Lynn Jenkins (R-KS) to deliver the Weekly Republican Address on Saturday, January 31.  Jenkins will discuss common-sense solutions to lower costs and expand opportunity for middle-class families, including a plan she introduced this week to protect college savings. Read More

Speaker Boehner Applauds Senate Passage of the Keystone Energy Jobs Bill

January 29, 2015

“After dropping his scheme to tax middle-class college savings, we hope President Obama will now drop his threat to veto this common-sense bill that would strengthen our energy security and create thousands and thousands of new, good-paying American jobs.” Read More

Natural Gas Exports to Advance Our Interests

January 28, 2015

Exporting more of our natural gas would create an estimated 45,000 jobs in America, while reducing Europe’s dependence on Vladimir Putin’s hostile regime. Read More

“You Can Change The Face Of Education”

January 28, 2015

“Education ought to be the civil right of the 21st century – and you have the power to make it happen. Believe it. I have faith in you, and frankly, I’m counting on all of you.” Read More

No Tax Hikes on College Savings

January 27, 2015

"This is also an opportunity for the president to reconsider his threats to veto common-sense jobs bills, like the Keystone XL pipeline and restoring the 40-hour workweek." Read More

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