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Johnson Calls Dem Resolution "The First Step For Them to Cut Funding For Our Troops in Harm's Way"

February 12, 2007

At a press conference this morning, Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX) joined House GOP Leaders in voicing opposition to the non-binding resolution by Democrats that fails to protect funding for American troops in harm’s way. Rep. Johnson is a veteran of the Vietnam War who 34 years ago today enjoyed his first full day of freedom after seven years in Vietnamese prisoner of war (POW) camp. Earlier today, House Republicans attempted to force a House vote on H.R. Read More

Video: Boehner Challenges Dems on Their "First Step" Toward Cutting Off Funding For America's Troops

February 12, 2007

On NBC’s Meet the Press this weekend, House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) challenged House Democrats on their “first step” toward cutting off funding for America’s troops in harm’s way. Click here to watch the video. READ MORE: Read More

Video: Boehner Challenges Dems on Their "First Step" Toward Cutting Off Funding For America's Troops

February 11, 2007

On NBC’s Meet the Press this weekend, House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) challenged House Democrats on their “first step” toward cutting off funding for America’s troops in harm’s way. Click the graphic below to watch the video: Read More

Dem Iraq Resolution "First Step" Toward Cutting Off Funding for America's Troops

February 11, 2007

House Democrats this week will force the House to debate and pass an Iraq resolution they claim “supports our troops” – yet they won’t allow the House to vote on a Republican measure that would prohibit Congress from cutting off funds to the troops while they’re in harm’s way. Why won’t Democrats allow the GOP proposal to come to the floor? Read More

Boehner to Dems: "Live Up to Your Word ... Give Us a Vote This Week" | Republican Leader Challenges House Democrats to Allow Vote to Ensure Congress Does Not Cut Off Funding for Our Troops

February 11, 2007

On NBC's Meet the Press this morning, House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) challenged Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and House Democrats to allow a vote to ensure Congress does not cut off funding for America's troops in harm's way. Here's the exchange: Read More

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