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Boehner Commends House Passage of Senior Independence Act

June 20, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after the House approved the Senior Independence Act (H.R. 5293): “Our nation’s seniors comprise an ever-growing portion of our population, and this bill modernizes federal programs to better address the needs of older Americans in the 21st Century. Read More

Boehner Praises House DOD Bill Funding Our Troops Fighting the Global War on Terror

June 20, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after the House approved the FY 2007 Department of Defense Appropriations Act (H.R. 5631): “This bill underscores Republicans’ commitment to supporting our men and women in uniform and making sure they have every available resource at their disposal to fight the Global War on Terror and protect America. Read More

Boehner Praises House Passage of Global War on Terror Resolution

June 15, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement on passage of the Global War on Terror resolution (H.Res. 861): “I want to commend my colleagues for rising to debate these important issues and for providing solutions to the challenges we face in the Global War on Terror.  Today's vote demonstrated House Republicans' overwhelming support for strong national security policies that aim to confront the threat of terrorism and eliminate it. Read More

Boehner Statement on President Bush Signing Broadcast Decency Bill

June 14, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today praised President Bush, Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Joe Barton (R-TX) and Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI) after the Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act was signed into law: “Today is a big victory in the fight to protect America’s children.  This important measure holds broadcasters accountable for streaming inappropriate content across public airwaves and into the homes of American families. Read More

Boehner: Pelosi & the Democrats Will Take America in the "Wrong Direction"

June 13, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement on the mystery agenda and record of obstruction and inaction from Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House Democrats: “Nancy Pelosi and her Capitol Hill Democrats are in disarray and no matter how hard they try, they can’t hide from their record of obstruction and negligence on the issues the American people care about. Read More

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