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Boehner Announces Policy Staff Additions for Majority Leader Office

February 27, 2006

WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) today named several individuals to the policy staff of the Office of the Majority Leader, including Policy Director Mike Sommers, Counselor George Canty, and policy staffers Cindy Herrle, Emily Porter, and Jen Stewart. Read More

Boehner Statement on UAE Port Deal

February 20, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement regarding the proposed deal that would allow a company based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to manage port operations in six U.S. cities:“Congress has an essential oversight role that should and will be exercised with regards to this transaction.  Our national security is of vital interest and concern when it comes to the operation of our nation’s ports and borders. Read More

Boehner: House Democrats Again Playing Politics with Katrina

February 14, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today admonished House Democrat leaders for hyper-politicizing the Select Committee on Katrina’s report on the investigation of actions taken by federal, state, and local authorities both before and following the hurricane. Read More

Boehner Statement on Resolution to Withhold Aid from Hamas-Controlled Palestinian Authority

February 14, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today voiced strong support for S. Con. Res. 79, which expresses the sense of Congress that U.S. assistance should be withheld from the Palestinian Authority if the ruling majority party within the Palestinian Parliament continues to call for the destruction of Israel: Read More

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