Speaker's Blog

President Obama’s Immigration Explanations Not Fooling Anyone

December 16, 2014

President Obama attempted to defend his unilateral action on immigration in two interviews last week, and in each case, reporters pressed him on why he had previously told them many times that he did not have the legal authority to act on his own. Read More

More Support for Helping the Disabled Build a Stronger Future

December 15, 2014

As CNN reports, H.R. 647, the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act (ABLE Act), will give millions of Americans with disabilities the opportunity to build a stronger, more independent future Read More

President Obama Should Sign New Support for Ukraine Immediately

December 15, 2014

“There is no greater force on Earth than the power of people banning together to demand liberty, economic opportunity and human dignity God be with all Ukrainians seeking freedom and peace.” Read More

House Passes Responsible Spending Bill, Sets Up Challenge on Immigration

December 11, 2014

"By the House’s action, we are setting up a direct challenge to the president’s unilateral actions on immigration next month, when there will be new Republican majorities in both chambers." Read More

Boehner: House on Track to Save Taxpayers $2.1 Trillion

December 11, 2014

In fact, we’ve now reduced overall discretionary spending some $176 billion since the 2010 fiscal year. And over the 10-year window, we’re on track to save taxpayers nearly $2.1 trillion. Read More