Tag: National Security

Deal With Terrorists Increases Danger for American Troops

June 09, 2014

Thousands of American troops are still serving in Afghanistan, working to see the mission through before being reunited with their families. Increasing the danger they face every day is exactly what those who voiced concerns about a potential deal wanted to avoid. Read More

House Supports Critical National Security Operations

May 30, 2014

"The House has acted in a bipartisan way to support critical national security operations that help keep Americans safe." Read More

Speaker Boehner Meets With Rep. Trey Gowdy

May 07, 2014

Earlier today, Speaker Boehner met with Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC), who will serve as chairman of the select committee to investigate the events surrounding the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi. Read More

Boehner Statement on America’s National Security Programs

January 17, 2014

When considering any reforms...keeping Americans safe must remain our top priority Read More

Speaker Boehner Statement on U.S-Iran Nuclear Talks

November 08, 2013

"The administration does not have a good answer to the concerns raised that this potential deal will allow Iran to continue to enrich and to build new centrifuges, while buying time to develop a break-out nuclear capability." Read More

Speaker Boehner Signs Pay Our Military Act

September 30, 2013

Earlier this evening, Speaker John Boehner signed the Pay Our Military Act – which ensures America’s troops are paid even if Senate Democrats shut down the government. Read More

House Passes Responsible, Bipartisan Bills to Keep America Secure, Take Care of Our Veterans

June 06, 2013

“Keeping America secure and taking care of our veterans are two of our most fundamental responsibilities, and the bipartisan appropriations bills passed by the House this week do both. ... And they reflect our commitment to controlling spending and responsible oversight – important parts of the Republican plan to grow the economy and help create new jobs.” Read More

Committee Chairmen Seek State Department Cable, Emails Related to Benghazi Investigation

April 24, 2013

The chairmen of the five House committees investigating the terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya are asking President Obama to release key documents related to the administration’s response. Read More

Progress Report on Benghazi Terror Attack Investigation

April 23, 2013

Today, five House committees released their progress report on the investigation into the terror attack in Beghazi. The report outlines their findings and the next steps in the investigation. Read More

Speaker Boehner: Five House Committees Investigating Terrorist Attack in Benghazi

April 18, 2013

Last year, Speaker John Boehner directed five House committees to begin investigating the terrorist attacks in Benghazi. At his press conference today, the Speaker said the committees will soon release a progress report outlining their findings and the next steps in the investigation. Read More