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Boehner: PATRIOT Act Helps Secure America’s Communities

March 06, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the House completed work on legislation to provide additional protections to strengthen the PATRIOT Act and preserve Americans’ civil liberties, U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement: Read More

Boehner Statement on Line Item Veto

March 05, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement on the line item veto proposal put forward by President Bush: Read More

Boehner Statement on Retirement Announcement by Bill Thomas

March 05, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement on the announcement by Ways & Means Committee Chairman Bill Thomas (R-CA) that he will retire at the end of the 109th Congress: Read More

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

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