Speaker's Blog

House GOP Urges Speaker Pelosi to Submit a Budget

April 16, 2010

Following news reports this week that Speaker Pelosi will ditch the budget process this year, Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ) sent the Speaker a letter yesterday urging her to "consider a budget resolution later this year."  Without a budget, the Democrats' spending spree will continue and more debt will be piled onto our kids and grandkids.  House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH), along with 73 other House Republicans, has signed on to Rep. Read More

"Incontrovertible Disaster": Dem Pollsters Sound Alarm On ObamaCare

April 15, 2010

In an op-ed in today’s Washington Post, two Democratic pollsters confirm that President Obama’s government takeover of health care has failed to gain public support despite claims from his pollster that it would quickly do so after taking effect.  Douglas Schoen and Patrick Caddell call the new health care law an “incontrovertible disaster” and point out that “fueling this backlash is conc Read More

Boehner Op-Ed on Townhall.com: More American Energy Will Produce Lower Prices, More American Jobs

April 15, 2010

More American Energy Will Produce Lower Prices, More American JobsBy John BoehnerFriday, April 16, 2010  Read More

Boehner Statement on SEC Charges Against Goldman Sachs, President Obama’s Top Wall Street Ally

April 15, 2010

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement after the U.S. Securities & Exchanges Commission (SEC) announced it was charging Wall Street giant Goldman Sachs – which has been supportive of President Obama’s bill to create a permanent bailout fund – with defrauding investors: Read More

Boehner Praises ‘Contract From America’

April 14, 2010

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement praising the Tea Party Patriots’ ‘Contract from America’: Read More

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