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Boehner Statement on Easter 2010

April 01, 2010

Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement on this year’s celebration of the Easter holy day this Sunday, April 4:“For nearly two millennia, the observance of Christ’s resurrection has inspired forgiveness, renewal, and hope for eternal life. Read More

$2.8 Billion and Counting: ObamaCare's Impact on Fragile Economy, Weak Job Market

April 01, 2010

While Democrats in Washington take a victory lap for a 9.7 percent unemployment rate, America’s employers and small businesses are already being squeezed by President Obama’s new health care law, with its job-killing tax increases and cost hikes.  In just 10 days, America&r Read More

President Obama’s New Health Care Law Will Cost N.C. jobs (Boehner Op-Ed in The Charlotte Observer)

April 01, 2010

Evidence of the heavy toll President Barack Obama’s government takeover of health care will exact on our economy has emerged with frightening speed in the days since it became law. Read More

What They’re Saying about President Obama’s Decision to Lock Up the Vast Majority of America’s Offshore Energy Resources

April 04, 2010

President Obama announced last week “the expansion of offshore oil and gas exploration” – but upon closer inspection, the President’s decision actually locks up the vast majority of Am Read More

No Shame: Expanded Taxpayer Funding of Abortion Industry Tucked Away Inside Dems' New Health Care Law

April 04, 2010

Remember when House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said last month “we have to pass the bill so that you can find out what is in it?”  Tucked away inside President Obama’s new health care law is a controversial provision dramatically expanding taxpayer funding of contraceptives and the abortion industry.  Washington Democr Read More

As Americans Ask “Where Are the Jobs?” Obama Advisor Pushes for Even More Tax Hikes

April 06, 2010

Families and small businesses are struggling in an economy that isn’t producing the jobs President Obama promised.  When the Democrats’ trillion-dollar “stimulus” was signed into law, the Obama Administration promised it would keep unemploymen Read More

President Obama’s Deficits Are Already Killing Jobs

April 07, 2010

Both Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and Congressional Budget Office Director Doug Elmendorf – echoing the American people – have Read More

States Skip Pension Payments, Borrow from Uncle Sam – and Brace for Massive Costs of ObamaCare

April 08, 2010

As states across the country struggle to balance their budgets, they also must now brace for a wave a new costs associated with Washington Democrats’ government takeover of health care.     Read More

Boehner On The Radio: ObamaCare Can Be Repealed If The American People Stay Engaged

April 11, 2010

Appearing on WFLA-AM this morning, House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) said that Democrats’ job-killing government takeover of health care can be repealed and Read More