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Boehner: Republicans Approve Bill to Prevent Massive Democrat Tax Hike

May 09, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader (R-OH) issued the following statement following House passage of the tax conference report that will prevent a massive Democrat tax hike, spur more economic growth, and create more jobs: “Working families across the country deserve tax relief, not a tax hike.  This tax relief package demonstrates Republicans’ commitment to protecting the interests of working Americans and their families. Read More

Boehner Praises Tax Relief Agreement

May 08, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement praising House and Senate leaders for reaching agreement on a tax conference report that will prevent a massive tax hike, spur more economic growth and create more jobs: “Today’s agreement is a victory for working Americans and for our strong economy. Read More

Boehner Backs Respect for America's Fallen Heroes Act

May 08, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement supporting the Respect for America’s Fallen Heroes Act (H.R. 5037): “The families mourning the loss of loved ones who served our country ought to have the right to grieve in peace and with dignity.  The disgraceful conduct of those who would harass the families grieving American servicemen and women will not be tolerated.  Rep. Read More

Boehner: New Job Growth Further Evidence of Bush Economic Boom

May 04, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) highlighted another month of strong job creation announced by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) this morning.  DOL announced that 138,000 jobs were created in April, for a total of more than 5.3 million new jobs since August 2003.  Unemployment remained low at 4.7 percent – lower than the average of the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. Read More

Boehner Backs House Passage of Bipartisan Port Security Bill

May 03, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after the House passage of the Security and Accountability for Every (SAFE) Port Act (H.R. 4954), comprehensive, bipartisan legislation designed to strengthen U.S. port security: “Strengthening our security efforts both at home and abroad begins with measures like the SAFE Act, which helps secure our ports and makes the American people safer as a result. Read More

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