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Veterans Deserve This

Yesterday, in his office in the U.S. Capitol, Speaker Boehner signed a bill that will make it easier than ever for our nation’s veterans to start and …


Another Day. Another Common-Sense Law.

Another common sense bill is headed to the Oval Office. And much like the 114th Congress itself, this particular bill focuses on efficiency in …


Boehner Statement on Secretary Clinton’s Emails Including Classified Information

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement on reports that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s emails …

John Boehner

The Memorial Door

Shots fired at the Document Door. This was some 50 feet from where I was sitting. Two U.S. Capitol Police officers were down.

Their names were Jacob J.


House of Representatives to Honor Five Service Members Killed in Chattanooga, Flags Fly at Half-Staff

The flags @USCapitol stand at half-staff today in honor of the brave service members we lost in #Chattanooga. pic.twitter.com/N24p7aCIrc

— Speaker …

U.S. House of Representatives

Not Pictured: The Ice-Bucket Challenge

Remember the Ice-Bucket Challenge? More importantly, do you remember what it was for? In short, it was designed to raise awareness for ALS, a …

Obama Administration

Boehner Statement on U.N. Security Council Vote

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) released the following statement after the Obama administration allowed – and joined – the United …


Showing Up Is 90% of Life


Tune into Face The Nation on CBS tomorrow for more on the Pope's upcoming visit to Congress.

Live every week like it's shark week.

Lunch with ladies of the Grand Old Party

More Good News: The Veterans ID Card Act

Earlier today, Speaker Boehner signed the Veterans ID Card Act (H.R. 91). This bill will allow all of America’s veterans to have a permanent ID card


An Irish Fourth of July

a photo essay

My idea of a good Fourth of July is cooking on the grill for my family in West Chester, Ohio. This year, unfortunately, our meetings in …

July 4th

This Doesn't Happen Anywhere Else in Government


Advice for a Fellow Speaker

Finland Edition

Maria Lohela is in her second month as Speaker of the Finnish Parliament. At 37, she is the third-youngest lawmaker to ever hold the …


Three Behind-The-Scenes Photos from June

You may not always see it from behind the podium, but behind the scenes, Speaker Boehner has a lighter side. Whether it's cutting up with staff …

Paul Ryan

In Helsinki, Speaker Boehner Expresses Full Support for Stronger U.S.-Finland Ties

HELSINKI, FINLAND – Calling Finland a “great ally and friend to the United States,” House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) has completed two days of …


Speaker.gov | In Lithuania, Speaker Boehner Reaffirms Commitment to Counter Russian Aggression

VILNIUS, LITHUANIA – Marking the 25th anniversary of Lithuania’s independence, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) has completed a three-day visit to …

Russian Government

Hillary Clinton Withheld Work-Related Emails from State Dept – What’s Still Missing?

“I want the public to see my email,” she said. That isn’t true.

“I opted for convenience to use my personal email account … because I thought it would …

Hillary Clinton

Speaker.gov | PHOTO: Speaker Boehner Signs Bipartisan Trade Legislation

WASHINGTON, DC – A short while ago, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) signed H.R. 2146, the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and …


Pentagon Chief: Would Be “Nice” to Import Gitmo Terrorists to U.S. Soil

We will continue to oppose Pres. Obama's reckless push to import terrorists to the United States.

President Obama still doesn’t have a broad, …


Pres. Obama Rallies Mayors to Help Block Military Pay Raise

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Obama Admin ‘Working Feverishly’ to Reduce Wait Times for … Terrorists Held at Gitmo

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Osama Bin Laden

“For all the proud dads out there: Happy #FathersDay.”

Congress to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Vietnam War

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, where more than 58,000 Americans were killed in action and...

WASHINGTON, DC – The leaders of …

Vietnam War

It Depends Upon What the Meaning of the Word ‘All’ Is

When it comes to Hillary Clinton’s #Benghazi-related emails, it depends upon what the meaning of the word "all" is → http://t.co/9P6JbSsQWm

— Speaker …


To the Summer Interns…

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Democrats’ Shutdown Scheme: “We Need To Have More Money”

This is what Democrats are saying → http://t.co/1RFhOGFS4f pic.twitter.com/63DuyZIeoB— Speaker John Boehner (@SpeakerBoehner) June 11, 2015Democrats’ …


Speaker.gov | Speaker Boehner Welcomes the Prime Minister of Ukraine

Speaker John Boehner welcomed Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk of Ukraine back to the U.S. Capitol today. They spoke about the crisis in the Ukraine, …