Speaker's Blog

President Signs Defense Authorization Bill Barring Terrorists from U.S. Soil

December 19, 2014

House Republicans will continue to do all we can to protect our national security and support our men and women in uniform, and look forward to working with the president to do the same. Read More

Rep. Mike Kelly to Deliver the Weekly Republican Address

December 19, 2014

"I am sincerely honored to be selected by Speaker Boehner to deliver this week’s national address on behalf of our colleagues." Read More

State of the Union 2015

December 19, 2014

Tuesday, January 20, 2015. 9:00 pm ET. Read More

President Obama’s Keystone Explanations Not Fooling Anyone

December 18, 2014

It’s been a tough year for President Obama. Read More

VIDEO: A Christmas Poem

December 18, 2014

  Twas the end of the 113th when the countdown began. The new American Congress would soon be at hand.   Time to take on the tough issues, like taxes and spending. The gridlock in the Senate may finally be ending.   Reform is needed, from home in Ohio to here on Capitol Hill,  But not by executive order.  But instead, by bill.   Read More