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Boehner Statement on the Seventh Anniversary of the September 11th Terrorist Attacks

September 11, 2008

Following are remarks as prepared by House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) for delivery at a bipartisan congressional remembrance ceremony held today to honor the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Read More

Boehner Welcomes House Democrats Back to Work, Calls for "All of the Above" Energy Vote

September 09, 2008

As House Democrats continue to take a nationwide public pounding for blocking a vote on “all of the above” energy reforms the American people want, House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) delivered remarks on the House floor welcoming them back to work from their August recess. Read More

Boehner: Congress Should Not Leave for August Recess Without Voting on Increased American Energy Production

July 09, 2008

Asserting that Congress should not leave Washington for the upcoming August recess without voting on a meaningful plan to increase production of American energy, this afternoon House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) delivered a speech on the House floor highlighting congressional Democrats’ decades-long inaction on the most important issue facing American families and small businesses today.  With an overwhelming majority of Americans favoring more energy production here at home to reduce the price at the pump, House Republicans continue to promote their “all of the above Read More

Boehner: No More Excuses

June 26, 2008

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today spoke on the floor of the House in opposition to Democrats’ “use it or lose it” legislation that is already current law and does nothing to increase the supply of American energy and help lower gas prices for American working families and small businesses. Read More

Boehner Speech on Unemployment Insurance Legislation

June 10, 2008

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) spoke on the House floor in favor of extending unemployment insurance benefits in states with high unemployment rates without eliminating work requirements that help to ensure fairness for taxpayers and unemployed workers who are truly in need of assistance. Read More

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