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Continuing the Friends of Ireland Tradition

March 20, 2012

Click here for a high resolution version of the photo above. Earlier today, Speaker Boehner welcomed Irish prime minister Enda Kenny and his wife Fionnuala Kenny to the Capitol for the annual Friends of Ireland luncheon.  They were joined by President Obama, Vice President Biden, and members of Congress.   Read More

TONIGHT: Speaker Boehner Talks JOBS Act, Gas Prices with Greta Van Susteren

March 07, 2012

Tune in to Fox News tonight at 10:00 PM ET for Speaker John Boehner’s interview with Greta Van Susteren on the bipartisan JOBS Act, Republican efforts to address gas prices that have doubled during President Obama’s term, and more. Read More

Boehner Addresses Rising Gas Prices with Ohio Farm Bureau Presidents

March 07, 2012

In a meeting with the Ohio Farm Bureau presidents on their annual trip to Washington D.C., Speaker Boehner discussed how skyrocketing gas prices are hurting farmers, and said the Obama Administration’s policies are only making matters worse.  For example, Boehner cited new government regulations that are shutting down energy plants in Ohio and elsewhere. Read More

PHOTO: Speaker Boehner Welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to the Capitol

March 06, 2012

Earlier today, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu paid a visit to the U.S. Capitol, where he was greeted by Speaker Boehner in his ceremonial office. Read More

PHOTO: Speaker Boehner Welcomes Speaker of the Italian Parliament Gianfranco Fini to the U.S. Capitol

March 05, 2012

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) welcomed Gianfranco Fini, speaker of the lower house of the Italian parliament, to the U.S. Capitol this afternoon. NOTE: A high resolution photo can be downloaded here. Read More

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