Speaker John Boehner

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Congratulations Speaker Ryan. I know you will serve with grace & energy.

The Power of the Holy Spirit

The Story of the Gavel

A Strange Statue

Proud to sign the Border Jobs for Veterans Act, sponsored by Rep. Martha McSally. It’s a common sense bill that will help veterans who are looking for work and improve our national security at the same time.

Ending Earmarks

Report Reaffirms Need for White House Strategy to Confront Terrorist Threat

<i>Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Task Force Chairman John Katko (R-NY), Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX), Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX), Rep.</i> …

John Boehner

Been enjoying my coffee the same way for years: a little cream & sugar in a styrofoam cup. #NationalCoffeeDay.

The Pope Was Here

On Thursday, for the first time, a Pope addressed the United States Congress. And after that, he addressed a crowd that had been gathering all …

John Boehner

Countdown to the Pope's Address: First Look Edition

Next Thursday, September 24, at 10 am ET, Pope Francis will address a joint meeting of the United States Congress. You can watch it all live at</b> …

Pope Francis

Countdown to the Pope's Address: Tickets, Please

In just three days’ time, Pope Francis will address a joint meeting of Congress. <b>You can watch the speech live and get exclusive behind-the-scenes</b> …

John Boehner

One Day More: The Calm Before The Pope

Yesterday, we showed you what Pope Francis will see when he walks out on to the Speaker’s Balcony following his address to Congress. Today, courtesy …


Camera crews are setting up for a bird’s eye view of Pope Francis’ visit. Don’t miss a single second on starting tomorrow at 9am ET.

We Will Never Forget

Behind the Scenes: the Official Photo of the 114th Congress


Boehner on ObamaCare Ruling: Big Victory for Limited Government & Our First Principles

<b>WASHINGTON, DC</b> – Calling it “a big victory…for limited government and our first principles,” House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) applauded yesterday’s …

Constitutional Law

The Truth About The Iran Deal

It's the Pope

2 members of U.S. military stop Islamist attacker on train in Belgium

<b>(CNN) —</b> The train was speeding through Belgium when the man emerged from the train bathroom, shirtless with a rifle -- possibly an AK 47 -- slung over his shoulder, the Americans said.<p>The three men -- a member of the Air Force, an inactive National Guard member and a civilian -- responded quickly, …


Americans awarded France’s highest honor after stopping European train attack

BRUSSELS —One of the Americans who prevented a bloodbath on a high-speed European train Friday serves in the Air Force. Another is in the Oregon National Guard. On Monday, the enlisted men became knights — of the Legion of Honor — along with two others who foiled an attacker, as French President …


PHOTO: The Speaker Welcomes an Adorable Visitor

Speaker Boehner hosts a lot of different visitors in his office in the U.S. Capitol, including the Prime Minister of Ukraine, the President of …


NO JOKE: 5 Whoppers from Hillary Clinton’s Press Conference

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may try as she might to impugn the work of the Select Committee on Benghazi – and Republicans' efforts to …

Hillary Clinton

Five Things We've Done to Cut Spending

We can’t preserve the American Dream unless we get serious about solving our spending problem. That’s why this Republican Congress passed a 10 year …

“I” is for Intercontinental

A new Gallup survey shows just one in three Americans approve President Obama’s handling of Iran. Why? Because the more people learn about the …


After more than 37 years in the military, the Chief of Staff for the U.S. Army is retiring. Thank you, Gen. Ray Odierno for your service to our nation.

Springfield vet honored by France for WWII heroism

SPRINGFIELD —<p>Ninety-one-year-old Clarence R. Devore Jr. of Springfield has joined the ranks of WWII heroes like Dwight D. Eisenhower and Douglas …

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Ohio's Edison sculpture set to occupy Statuary Hall

WASHINGTON - Former Ohio Gov. William Allen is on his way out the door of the U.S. Capitol. And Thomas Edison is on his way in.<p>WASHINGTON - Former …