Today the House Budget Committee will consider proposals designed to prevent what even the Obama administration has acknowledged are “devastating cuts” to our national defense required by the Budget Control Act, while further reducing our deficit.

There is bipartisan consensus that the cuts to our military outlined in the Budget Control Act’s sequester would be devastating to our national security. President Obama spells it out clearly in his budget request...

Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) met with General John Allen, commander of the International Security Assistance Force and U.S. Forces in Afghanistan in his Capitol office yesterday. (Official Photo by Bryant Avondoglio)

NOTE: A high resolution photo can be downloaded here.

In remarks at the Heritage Foundation today, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) discussed the need to reassert American exceptionalism in the U.S.-Russia relationship.  Following are Speaker Boehner’s remarks as prepared for delivery:

“It’s a pleasure to be with you this afternoon.  I find this conference deeply reassuring … it’s a reminder of the people and the values that America can rely on in uncertain times.

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement to mark the observance of Memorial Day.

On the House floor this morning, House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) delivered remarks highlighting Democrats’ relentless spending binge and the Majority’s unprecedented move to shut down GOP amendments designed to challenge runaway spending in Washington.

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today spoke at a Congressional Remembrance Ceremony honoring America’s troops and their families.

At the six-month mark of the new majority, the following report takes a look at House Democrats’ Top 100 Broken Promises – and how those broken promises have led to little, if any, accomplishments of note and a record of failure that has undermined the confidence of the American people in this Congress.

This report and the accompanying website look at Democrats’ overall record of failure in the first 100 days of the 110th Congress.