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Boehner Hails Signing of Defense Authorization Bill Supporting America’s Troops & Military Families

October 13, 2006

U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement today after President Bush signed into law the FY 2007 National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 5122): Read More

Joint Statement from Speaker Dennis Hastert, Majority Leader John Boehner Majority Whip Roy Blunt, & Conference Chairman Deborah Pryce on Bob Ney

October 12, 2006

Speaker of the House J. Dennis Hastert (R-IL), Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH), Majority Whip Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Conference Chairman Deborah Pryce (R-OH) today released the following joint statement after Bob Ney pled guilty to violating federal law: Read More

Boehner Praises Signing of Legislation to Strengthen Enforcement of Internet Gambling Laws

October 12, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today hailed legislation signed into law to strengthen enforcement of laws prohibiting internet gambling. The measure was signed by President Bush as part of the Security and Accountability for Every (SAFE) Port Act Conference Report (H.R. 4954). Boehner issued the following statement:“Strengthening enforcement of our internet gambling laws will help crack down on the growing problems of illegal, off shore gambling, and it will also help protect America’s families. Read More

Boehner Hails Signing of Bill to Secure America’s Ports

October 12, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after President Bush signed into law the Security and Accountability for Every (SAFE) Port Act Conference Report (H.R. 4954), legislation which will ensure that resources are available to strengthen security at America’s ports and better track and screen containers en route to U.S. shores:“This port security bill represents one more Republican victory in our effort to give President Bush the tools he needs to win the war on terror and strengthen America’s national and homeland security. Read More

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