Boehner Statement on Dubai Ports World Transaction |
 WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement on the decision by Dubai Ports World, a Dubai-controlled company, to sell its U.S. holdings:

“The American people raised serious and genuine concerns about this proposed transaction.  When it comes to the operation of our nation’s ports and borders, our national security is our first and foremost concern.  Americans have the right to feel confident and comfortable with the security arrangements their government sets for them, and House Republicans were obligated to take action to respond to the concerns Americans have expressed about the proposed deal.”