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Boehner Statement on Passage of Estate Tax & Extension of Tax Relief Act

July 28, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement after passage of the Estate Tax and Extension of Tax Relief Act (H.R. 5970): “Working families and family businesses deserve tax relief, not Democrat tax increases.  It is fundamentally wrong for Americans who are taxed almost every waking moment to also be taxed upon their death.  This bill also includes important tax relief for research and development and small businesses seeking to employ welfare recipients. Read More

WHEN YOU’RE GOING IN CIRCLES, IT ONLY SEEMS LIKE YOU’RE GOING IN A “NEW DIRECTION”

July 27, 2006

On issues of importance to Americans, Capitol Hill Democrats keep going in circles. Read More

Boehner Praises House Passage of Child Protection Bill

July 24, 2006

Measure Includes Porter Initiative to Protect Schoolchildren; GOP Suburban Agenda Item to be Signed into Law by President Bush Read More

Boehner Praises House Passage of Reichert Emergency Communications Bill

July 24, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after the House passed the 21st Century Emergency Communications Act (H.R. 5852), authored by Rep. Dave Reichert (R-WA): “In the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and hurricanes Katrina and Rita, it is critical that our emergency response systems are working properly to protect the American people. Read More

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