Tag: Economy

Harnessing Our Energy Boom to Boost Manufacturing & Create Jobs

November 20, 2014

Steve Scalise’s bill will help promote more jobs and manufacturing by requiring a more efficient, timely, and transparent process. Read More

House Approves Keystone, Raises Pressure on the President to Act

November 14, 2014

Thousands more Americans would be working today if President Obama had put their priorities ahead his political interests and approved the Keystone pipeline. Read More

House Oversight Efforts Expose Another ObamaCare Failure

November 13, 2014

The report is just the latest evidence that the president’s health care law is wreaking havoc on small business owners and their employees... Read More

Will President Obama Veto Tens of Thousands of Keystone Jobs?

November 13, 2014

The president told Americans last week, “I hear you” – but is he listening when it comes to the Keystone pipeline, and the tens of thousands of jobs and increased energy security that come with it? Read More

Real ‘Stupidity’: Higher Costs that Hurt Middle-Class Families

November 13, 2014

If there was ever any doubt that ObamaCare was rammed through Congress with a heavy dose of arrogance, duplicity, and contempt for the will of the American people, recent comments made by one of the law’s chief architects, Jonathan Gruber, put that to rest.  As National Journal reports: Read More

Same Bad Policy, Same Old Excuse

November 12, 2014

According to presidential scholar Martha Joynt Kumar, as of July 2014, President Obama had done more than 800 interviews. At the same point in their presidencies, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton had done less than 300 and Ronald Reagan had done less than 400. Read More

Boehner: Net Neutrality Hurts Private-Sector Job Creation

November 10, 2014

An open, vibrant Internet is essential to a growing economy, and net neutrality is a textbook example of the kind of Washington regulations that destroy innovation and entrepreneurship. Read More

Weekly Republican Address: “Your Priorities Will Be Our Priorities”

November 07, 2014

This is a time for solutions to get our economy moving again, and we are eager to get to work. Your priorities will be our priorities. That’s our pledge to you, the people we serve Read More

Readout of the Speaker’s Meeting with President Obama & Congressional Leaders

November 07, 2014

He reminded the president that there are more than 40 House-passed jobs bills that represent a great place to start on immediate, bipartisan action to help create more private-sector jobs. Read More

Speaker Boehner on the October 2014 Unemployment Report

November 07, 2014

We’re listening, and we’ll continue making Americans’ priorities our priorities by advancing solutions to strengthen the economy, lower costs, and expand opportunity. Read More