Speaker's Blog

Speaker Boehner Has A Point – Five Of Them, Actually

September 30, 2014

He’s been sharing this long-term vision throughout the year with constituents in Southwest Ohio, colleagues in the House, and most recently, in a speech at the American Enterprise Institute. Read More

President Obama’s Favorite Fallback?

September 30, 2014

The way President Obama sees it, he’s never wrong. What may appear to be his mistakes or failures are really just a series of misunderstandings and underestimates. Read More

Under or Over, There’s Just No Way Around the Facts

September 29, 2014

Never underestimate President Obama’s ability to avoid taking responsibility. Under fire for being out to lunch while the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) was taking over large swaths of the Middle East, the president is hoping that if he blames faulty intelligence estimates often enough, no one will notice just how incompetent his foreign policy prowess has proved. Read More

Oh, The Irony: President Criticizes “Endless Regulations”

September 29, 2014

If the president wants to do something about “endless regulations” here at home, he’ll urge Senate Democrats – one of the most daunting government barriers of all these days – to stop standing in our way. Read More

Boehner Discusses Jobs, ISIL, Border Security, and More on ABC’s “This Week”

September 28, 2014

“We have focused like a laser for the last three and a half years on jobs and the economy.” Read More