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Real World Consequences of Dems’ Chronic Negligence On Energy Issues

August 07, 2006

While House Republicans have been working to bolster America’s energy supply, Capitol Hill Democrats have wasted time arguing that increasing “supply wouldn't make a difference to prices” to justify their repeated opposition to common sense solutions. Read More

Sweeping Pension Reforms an "Achievement in Which All Lawmakers Can Take Pride"

August 07, 2006

On Friday, President Bush announced he will sign the Pension Protection Act (H.R. Read More

Boehner: More Job Gains Boost Economy; Republicans Working to Address Americans’ High Cost of Living

August 03, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) highlighted the latest job gains announced this morning by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL).  Approximately 113,000 jobs were created in July, for a total of more than 5.5 million new jobs since August 2003.  Boehner issued the following statement: “Today’s job gains prove our growing economy continues to provide more economic opportunity and higher wage jobs to working families across the country. Read More

Boehner & McKeon: CBO Report Confirms that Comprehensive Pension Reforms Far Stronger than Current Law, Protects Taxpayers from PBGC Bailout

August 02, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) and Education & the Workforce Committee Chairman Howard P. “Buck” McKeon (R-CA) today highlighted a report from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) which confirms that under the bipartisan Pension Protection Act (H.R. 4), employer contributions to their worker pension plans would be significantly higher than under current law. Read More

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