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Boehner: Democratic Leadership Kills Colombia Free Trade Agreement with “Political Blackmail”

April 10, 2008

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) made the following speech on the House floor today, responding to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) decision to kill the Colombian free trade agreement, which would open up a new market to U.S. products as well as protect and create more American jobs: Read More

Boehner Delivers Remarks Honoring Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.

April 03, 2008

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today delivered remarks honoring Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. as part of a ceremony observing the 40th anniversary of his death. Read More

Boehner Delivers Remarks to American Legion

March 31, 2008

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today delivered remarks to the American Legion as part of their 48th National Washington Conference.  The speech focused on the Global War on Terror as well as important issues facing America’s troops, veterans and their families.   Following are Boehner’s remarks as prepared:   Read More

Boehner Remarks Honoring America’s Troops & their Families at Congressional Remembrance Ceremony

March 13, 2008

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today spoke at a Congressional Remembrance Ceremony honoring America’s troops and their families. Read More

Boehner Raps Congress for Cutting Kids' Reading Programs While Spending Billions on Earmarks

March 05, 2008

In a speech today to the National Urban League’s annual legislative policy conference, House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) questioned a recent decision by Congress to cut the bipartisan Reading First initiative by hundreds of millions of dollars while simultaneously earmarking billions of taxpayer dollars for politicians’ pet projects. Read More

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