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November 28, 2007Press Release

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement on the death of former Congressman Henry Hyde (R-IL):


November 28, 2007Press Release

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement echoing President Bush’s call for Congress to pass a clean war supplemental funding bill to support American troops defeating al Qaeda in Iraq:


November 27, 2007General

Under General Petraeus’ strategy, American troops are routing al Qaeda in Iraq, allowing important political reconciliation to take place throughout that country. As a result, by Christmas, 5,000 troops will return home after achieving remarkable success in improving Iraq’s security and defeating al Qaeda. And the American people are taking note, according to a poll released yesterday by the Pew Research Center.

November 27, 2007General

In 2006, then-Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) proudly said: Democrats have a commonsense plan to help bring down skyrocketing gas prices.” More than a year later, gasoline prices have skyrocketed under Democratic control, increasing from a nationwide average of $2.33 per gallon on the day Rep. Pelosi became Speaker to $3.09 per gallon now (in the state of California, the average is up even more to $3.39 per gallon).


November 19, 2007Press Release

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement opposing congressional Democrats’ repeated attempts to cut off funding for American troops defeating al Qaeda in Iraq:


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