Speaker Blog | Speaker.gov

Speaker's Blog

Speaker Boehner on Extending Payroll Tax Relief for a Full Year: “Let’s Solve This Problem Now”

December 19, 2011

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) made the following remarks at a press conference tonight urging Senate Democrats to put their vacation plans on hold, return to Washington, and work with the House to extend payroll tax relief for a full year in a way that doesn’t hurt job growth: Read More

Winston Churchill Bust To Be Placed in U.S. Capitol

December 19, 2011

Earlier today, the House approved H. Res. Read More

Speaker Boehner: Congress Should Not Go on Vacation Until It Finishes Its Work

December 18, 2011

In an interview with David Gregory on NBC’s Meet the Press, Speaker Boehner expressed his opposition to the short-term bill passed by the Senate, noting the House passed a reasonable, responsible bill that would extend payroll tax relief for a full year and help create new American jobs. Read More

Boehner: “No Serious Objection” Justifying Dems’ Delay of Thousands of New American Energy Jobs

December 14, 2011

Yesterday, the House passed bipartisan legislation – the Middle Class Tax Relief & Job Creation Act - to immediately accelerate the creation of 20,000 American energy jobs and roll back government barriers blocking the creation of thousands more.  Now, it is up to President Obama and Senate Democrats to pass the bill or act on an alternative that can pass the Senate.  That was House Speaker John Boehner’s (R-OH) message today in an interview with Politico’s Mike Read More

VIDEO: Boehner on GOP Effort to Restrain Spending - 6/26/07

June 26, 2007

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) delivered a speech on the House floor today in support of a GOP effort to restrain federal spending. Read More

Pages