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The Speaker's July 2012 in Photos

August 03, 2012

During the month of July, Speaker John Boehner focused on stopping President Obama’s small business tax hike; paid tribute to Private First Class Jacob Chestnut and Detective John Gibson of the U.S. Capitol Police; remembered the victims of the tragedy in Aurora, and much more. Read More

Remembering Officer Chestnut & Detective Gibson

July 24, 2012

Speaker John Boehner joined Congressional leaders, family members, and members of the Capitol community during a ceremony in memory of Private First Class Jacob Chestnut and Detective John Gibson at the U.S. Capitol. On July 24, 1998, Officer Jacob J. Chestnut and Detective John M. Gibson of the U.S. Capitol Police were killed in the line of duty defending the Capitol against an armed intruder. See more photos here. Read More

The Speaker's June 2012 in Photos

July 05, 2012

Last month, Speaker John Boehner discussed the Republican Plan for America’s Job Creators in interviews with CNBC and CBS News; awarded a Congressional Gold Medal to the Montford Point Marines; and much more. Read More

Behind the Scenes: Speaker Boehner’s Correspondence Center

July 02, 2012

This is Speaker John Boehner’s Correspondence Center – the collection point for tens of thousands of calls, emails, and letters that pour in for Speaker Boehner on a weekly basis. Read More

Speaker Boehner Meets with the Speaker of the Parliament of Moldova

June 20, 2012

Speaker John Boehner meets with Dr. Marian Lupu, Speaker of the Parliament of Moldova, and members of the Moldovan delegation in the Speaker's conference room of the U.S. Capitol. Click here for the high-res photo on Flickr. (Official Photo by Bryant Avondoglio) Read More