Speaker's Blog

House Honors Vaclav Havel at Bust Dedication Ceremony

November 19, 2014

“With this ceremony, we give a curtain call to this cast of unwitting heroes and the playwright at the center of the drama. And with this bust, we pay tribute to the great things ordinary people can achieve." Read More

A Gold Medal For The Fallen Heroes of 9/11

September 10, 2014

“All that we Americans are – all we will ever be – we owe to the Fallen Heroes of 9/11.” Read More

Speaker Boehner: The House Will Always Stand With Israel

July 28, 2014

“America must send this clear, public, and united message: Israel is our friend, and Israel’s enemies are our enemies. And as long as I am Speaker of the House, I give you my word this will be our cause.” Read More

Weekly Republican Address: Speaker Boehner Touts GOP Jobs Plan & Accomplishments

April 25, 2014

Let's send a message to Washington: stop treating our economy like a second language and put jobs first. Read More

Statue of Iowa’s Norman Borlaug Dedicated at U.S. Capitol

March 25, 2014

"It’ll be my honor to accept this statue of behalf of the American people. I, for one, think it’ll be awfully nice to have a miracle worker around here." Read More