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An Extraordinary Step to Defend Our Article I Powers

March 18, 2016

Yesterday, the House voted to authorize Speaker Ryan to file an amicus brief on behalf of the House in the upcoming U.S. v. Texas Supreme Court case. This is an extraordinary step necessary to defend Congress’s Article I powers under the Constitution. Read More

Speaker Boehner to President Obama: This is Not How American Democracy Works

November 20, 2014

“We will not shrink from this duty, because our allegiance lies with the American people. We will listen to them, work with our members, and protect the Constitution.” Read More

22 Times President Obama Said He Couldn’t Ignore or Create His Own Immigration Law

November 19, 2014

22 times President Obama said he couldn’t do what he’s about to do → http://t.co/tNxxDHoc4B #immigration #amnesty Read More

Majority of Americans Oppose President Obama’s Executive Amnesty

November 18, 2014

“This is the wrong way to govern. This is exactly what the American people said on Election Day they didn’t want,” Speaker Boehner said last week as President Obama vowed to follow through on his threat of executive amnesty. Indeed, recent polls show that a strong majority of Americans oppose President Obama’s stubborn, “my way or the highway” approach: Read More

Another Obama Policy on the Ballot: Amnesty

October 03, 2014

“I am not on the ballot this fall,” President Obama said yesterday. “But make no mistake: These policies are on the ballot – every single one of them.” Last night, he made it very clear that one of those policies is amnesty by executive action. It’s “not a question of if, but when,” the president said. “It will be taking place between the November elections and the end of the year.” Read More

Boehner Comments on the Need for Immigration Reform

July 18, 2013

At his weekly press briefing today, Speaker Boehner reiterated the House’s commitment to working toward immigration reform that’s fair to families, saying it’s “good for our country, and frankly it’s the right thing to do." Read More

Boehner: Real Border Security, Support of Republican Majority Needed for Immigration Reform

June 27, 2013

At his weekly press briefing today, Speaker Boehner reiterated that immigration reform must “be grounded in real border security,” and have the support of the Republican majority ... Read More

Speaker Boehner: Immigration Reform Must Be Grounded in Real Border Security

June 20, 2013

At his weekly press briefing today, Speaker Boehner reiterated that any immigration reform legislation passed by the House must “be grounded in real border security,” nd pass with broad, bipartisan support... Read More

Boehner: Border Security & Majority of GOP Essential to Pass Immigration Reform in the House

June 18, 2013

"Any immigration reform bill that is going to go into law ought to have a majority of both parties’ support..." Read More

Speaker Boehner Talks About GOP Plan for Economic Growth & Jobs With Laura Ingraham

June 06, 2013

Speaker Boehner called into The Laura Ingraham Show today to highlight Republicans’ plan for building a stronger, healthier economy for all Americans, which includes strengthening our borders and making common-sense changes to our immigration system. Here are several key excerpts: Read More

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