Speaker's Blog

Speaker Boehner on the President's Decision to Rename Mount McKinley

August 30, 2015

There is a reason President McKinley’s name has served atop the highest peak in North America for more than 100 years, and that is because it is a testament to his great legacy. Read More

Weekly Republican Address: The President’s Iran Deal Makes The World Less Safe

August 29, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Delivering the Weekly Republican Address, House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA) lays out a detailed case for why the president’s nuclear agreement with Iran makes the world less safe.  Royce recently introduced a resolution that prevents implementation of the agreement.  The House will vote on the matter next month. Read More

Iran Deal To Be Focus of This Week’s Republican Address

August 28, 2015

The president’s nuclear agreement with Iran and its consequences for our national security will be the focus of this week’s Republican address, to be delivered by House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA). Read More

Speaker Boehner Honors 19th Amendment Anniversary

August 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement in honor of the anniversary of the certification of the 19th Amendment: “Ninety-five years ago, Republican majorities in the House and the Senate passed the 19th amendment and finally gave women the right to vote. It is one of the best bills to ever pass Congress. Our nation and our political system immediately became stronger, wiser and more powerful because American women were in the voting booths. Read More

Speaker Boehner Applauds New Administrator of Opportunity Scholarship Program

August 24, 2015

This program is the only initiative in America where the federal government allows parents to choose the school that best fits their child’s needs. Read More