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Boehner: Respect for America's Fallen Heroes Act Ready for President Bush's Signature

May 24, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement after the House passed Respect for America’s Fallen Heroes Act (H.R. 5037), which is now ready for President Bush’s signature: “The men and women who’ve lost their lives courageously defending our freedoms deserve to be honored and their families ought to have the right to grieve in peace and with dignity. Read More

Boehner Praises Passage of the American-Made Energy and Good Jobs Act

May 24, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after House passage of the American-Made Energy and Good Jobs Act (H.R. 5429): “Today’s victory on the American-Made Energy and Good Jobs Act underscores House Republicans’ commitment to bolstering America’s energy independence and safeguarding our economy.  This bill authorizes environmentally safe energy production on just 2,000 of ANWR’s 20 million acres. Read More

Boehner Statement on Senate Passage of Immigration Bill

May 24, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement today after the U.S. Senate passed its immigration reform bill: “The American people expect Congress to secure our borders and stop the flood of illegal immigration, and House Republicans responded by passing a strong border security bill that re-establishes basic respect for our immigration laws. Read More

Boehner: Budget Victory Demonstrates Republicans’ Commitment to Fiscal Discipline

May 17, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after House passage of the FY 2007 Budget Resolution: “Today’s budget victory was a major demonstration of Republicans’ commitment to return fiscal discipline to the House of Representatives.  This fiscally-responsible plan strengthens our efforts to control spending and, coupled with a robust economy fueled by tax relief, is making real progress in driving down the deficit. Read More

Boehner Statement on President Bush Signing Tax Relief Agreement

May 16, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after President Bush signed into law the Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act, which will prevent a massive Democrat tax hike, spur more economic growth and create more jobs: “Republicans are committed to giving working families tax relief, not a Democrat tax hike. Read More

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