Archive: January 2014

New Year, New ObamaCare Headaches

January 02, 2014

Here’s a preview of some new ObamaCare headaches... Read More

Rep. Gregg Harper Will Deliver the Weekly Republican Address

January 03, 2014

Tomorrow brings the first Weekly Republican Address of the year, and fittingly, it will feature Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS) talking about his bipartisan #KidsFirst research bill. Read More

Weekly Republican Address: Calling on the Senate to Put #KidsFirst

January 03, 2014

In this week’s Republican address, Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS) calls on the United States Senate to pass the Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act, which boosts funding for pediatric research at the National Institutes of Health by ending taxpayer subsidies for party conventions. The measure, which enjoys bipartisan and grassroots support, passed the House last month. Read More

Weekly Address: Senate Must Act to Put #KidsFirst

January 04, 2014

“Harper praises the House's vote to move the bill forward, but says the job isn't done and urges the Senate to keep the ball rolling.” Read More

Boehner Statement on Jobs

January 07, 2014

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) released the following statement after the Senate vote on the extension of “emergency” unemployment insurance. Read More

Three Steps POTUS Can Take to Put Americans Back to Work

January 07, 2014

If the president is serious about helping middle class families here are a few places he can start Read More

Boehner: House Focused on Jobs

January 08, 2014

At a press conference with Republican leaders today, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) highlighted House Republicans’ focus on the economy, and called on Senate Democrats to take action on numerous House-passed bills that would create a better environment for private sector growth and job creation. Read More

New Appointments to Office of Congressional Ethics

January 08, 2014

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) today announced two new appointments to the board of the Office of Congressional Ethics Read More

On the House Floor: Demanding ObamaCare Transparency

January 09, 2014

This week, the House will take up two bills to increase the transparency of the president’s health care law by requiring the administration to disclose information regarding enrollment and security of the ObamaCare exchanges. Read More

Boehner: House Continues Push on Jobs & ObamaCare Oversight

January 09, 2014

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) discussed this week’s House votes to increase transparency of the president’s health care law... Read More