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White House Spoiling for a Government Shutdown

July 26, 2013

According to the Washington Post, “[s]enior White House officials are discussing a budget strategy that could lead to a government shutdown” this fall. Read More

Four things missing from President Obama’s speech…

July 24, 2013

President Obama’s big “pivot” back to jobs today was missing a few key things. For example... Read More

President Obama Refuses to Take Shutdown Threat Off the Table

July 24, 2013

It's the president's own threat to shut down the government – in an effort to extract more job-crushing tax hikes - that has America ‘careening’ towards its next crisis. Read More

White House: Yes, We Stand by Our Government Shutdown Threat

July 23, 2013

In response to questioning...about the potential for a shutdown, the president’s spokesman offered a lengthy, circuitous answer that boils down to: replacing spending cuts with another round of tax increases is so critical that the consequences are of no concern. Read More

Republicans Never Lost Focus on Jobs

July 23, 2013

House Republicans never lost focus on Americans’ top priorities – creating jobs and growing the economy. Read More

Boehner: We’ve Been Focused on Jobs All Along

July 23, 2013

At a press conference with Republican leaders today, Speaker Boehner discussed the president’s latest ‘pivot’ to jobs, noting that Republicans have been consistently focused on Americans’ top priority... Read More

Speaker Boehner Blasts President for Reversing Position, Threatening to Shut Down Government Over Sequester

June 06, 2013

Speaker Boehner sent a letter to the White House today urging President Obama to abandon his threat to shut down the government unless Congress gives him more tax hikes and more spending. Read More

Legal Experts, Airlines, Republicans, & Democrats Agree: FAA’s Hands Not Tied on #ObamaFlightDelays

April 23, 2013

Legal experts, airline officials, and members of both political parties all agree: the Obama administration – despite its protests – has options to ease these #ObamaFlightDelays. Read More

Speaker Boehner: Every Family Must Balance Its Budget, Washington Should Too

March 07, 2013

Speaker Boehner previewed the upcoming House budget, which will address Washington's spending problem and balance the budget over 10 years. Read More

Tonight: Speaker Boehner on The Kudlow Report

March 06, 2013

Speaker Boehner will appear on CNBC’s The Kudlow Report tonight to discuss the importance of solving the nation’s spending problem and promoting economic growth for American families and small businesses. Read More