Speaker's Blog

Mr. Steel

May 21, 2015

“Today is the last press conference that my press aide, Mr. Michael Steel, will join me at as he departs the Capitol after spending many years working in my office. I want to say thanks for a job well done and good luck.” Read More

Photos: The American Fighter Aces

May 21, 2015

Yesterday, Speaker Boehner and Congressional leaders presented the American Fighter Aces with the highest honor that Congress can bestow: the Congressional Gold Medal. Read More

More Progress on the People's Priorities

May 21, 2015

The House has just wrapped up another week of action on the people’s top priorities, passing bills to help fix the problems at the VA, fight human trafficking, and foster more pro-growth innovation. Read More

The Final Frontier

May 21, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement applauding the House’s passage of H.R. 2262, the SPACE Act, legislation introduced by Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) to promote innovation and American leadership in space: Read More

“Things Need to Change”: Boehner Reiterates Call for New Iraq Strategy from President Obama

May 21, 2015

The White House still insists that no new strategy is needed. It says the president’s policies have been a success. It just isn’t credible, things need to change. Read More