Tag: Jobs

Boehner Contrasts House’s Balanced Budget with President’s Plan

March 26, 2015

While the president’s plan would be a disaster for working families struggling in this economy, the House plan lays the foundation for more robust economic growth and more jobs. Read More

Stopping a Washington Power Grab that Hurts American Workers

March 19, 2015

What’s worse, the rule will make all of their personal information – addresses, work schedules, email, phone numbers – available to union bosses without their consent, putting them at risk for harassment and identify theft. Read More

Why 72% of Americans Say the President Isn’t Helping the Middle Class & What He Can Do to Fix It

March 11, 2015

The lack of wage growth – coupled with “disappearing middle class jobs” - is leaving “Americans, particularly the middle class… feel like they are treading water... Read More

Speaker Boehner on the February 2015 Unemployment Report

March 06, 2015

Republicans remain focused on solutions that will help grow the economy and support more jobs and better wages for all Americans. Read More

Keystone Jobs Veto Draws Swift Rebuke From Editorial Boards

February 25, 2015

"He has cast his lot with environmental hysterics" Read More

“A National Embarrassment”: Speaker Boehner on President Obama’s Veto of Keystone Jobs Bill

February 24, 2015

The president is just too close to environmental extremists to stand up for America’s workers. He’s too invested in left-fringe politics to do what presidents are called on to do, and that’s put the national interest first. Read More

Will President Obama Deny Science on Keystone?

February 20, 2015

On January 21, 2009, The New York Times celebrated what it perceived as “an end to eight years of stark tension between science and government” and the start of a new era in which government officials no longer “insisted on tight control over even routine functions of key agencies.” The paper’s inspiration was President Obama’s Inaugural Address, delivered the day before. America’s new chief executive proclaimed: Read More

Three Years, 30+ Surveys, One Message for the President: Approve the Keystone Pipeline

February 19, 2015

In addition to the tens of thousands of jobs the project would create, survey after survey shows that a majority of Americans overwhelmingly, and consistently, support building the pipeline. Read More

Will the President Say No to All the Democrats Who Back Keystone?

February 18, 2015

The president’s threat to veto legislation approving the pipeline isn’t just a knock against the labor unions and small businesses that back the project, it’s a knock against members of his own party who support the pipeline and are calling on him to do the same. Read More

Will President Obama Snub Labor Unions on Keystone?

February 16, 2015

On Friday, nearly six and a half years after the application to build the Keystone XL pipeline was filed with the State Department, Speaker Boehner signed the bipartisan legislation, and the bill’s next stop will be the president’s desk.  President Obama has vowed to veto it for no good reason. Read More

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