Speaker's Blog

Speaker Boehner: Time for the Senate to Listen to the American People

September 30, 2013

"It's time for the Senate to listen to the American people just like the House has listened to the American people and to pass a one-year delay of ObamaCare and a permanent repeal of the medical device tax.” Read More

Speaker Boehner Remembers 9/11

September 11, 2013

"This moment is for us to pray for the families of the departed … to ask God to renew our strength and replenish our grace. So that we may press on and serve without growing weary, and walk without growing faint towards that more perfect union of our founders’ dreams." Read More

U.S. Congress Presents Gold Medal to Honor 1963 Birmingham Bombing Victims

September 10, 2013

House & Senate leaders presented a Congressional Gold Medal today in honor of the victims of the September 1963 bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham. Read More

Speaker Boehner Calls on House to Pass Iran Sanctions Bill

July 31, 2013

"These strong and targeted sanctions will ensure the Administration has both the political and economic tools to deal with this regime." Read More

Speaker Boehner: Lincoln, Douglass, Parks, and the March on Washington

July 31, 2013

"This is the story of how a president, a slave, a seamstress, and a minister locked arms across time… a story with room enough for each of us to press on for some cause – some dream – bigger than ourselves." Read More