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Boehner: Strong Economic Growth More Evidence Republican Policies Are Paying Big Dividends

April 27, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) released the following statement on the announcement by the U.S. Department of Commerce today that the economy grew by 4.8 percent in the first quarter of 2006: “With our economy growing at a blistering pace and creating millions of new good-paying jobs, it’s clear that Republican pro-growth tax policies continue to pay big dividends for working families. Read More

Boehner Statement on Lobbying & Earmark Reform Bill

April 26, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement on the lobbying & earmark reform bill: “The American people have every right to expect the highest ethical standards from their Congress, and every right to know their tax dollars are being wisely and responsibly spent.  Today we came together as a team and took a strong first step toward passing important lobbying and earmark reforms, and I’m pleased we were able to unite as a conference and move forward. Read More

GOP Leaders Outline Short-Term Steps to Help Secure America’s Energy Future

April 25, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) joined other House Republican leaders today to announce a series of short-term steps the House will take to help address high energy prices: “House Republicans are working to provide solutions to safeguard our strong economy, protect consumers, and secure America’s energy needs.  House Republicans today outlined a number of short-term steps the House can take to help address high energy prices and protect the pocketbooks of American families. Read More

Boehner Praises House Passage of Iran Sanctions Bill

April 25, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today praised House passage of the Iran Freedom Support Act (H.R. 282): “The United States expects Iran to be a responsible member of the international community, and this legislation sends a strong message that the President should have the economic and political tools to encourage Iran to meet its legal commitments. Read More

Boehner Statement on House Passage of Intelligence Bill

April 25, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement after the House passed the FY 2007 Intelligence Authorization Act (H.R. 5020): “This critical measure continues Republican efforts to detect terrorist activity, prevent terrorist attacks, and disrupt terrorist networks. Read More

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