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The Tree of Anne Frank

On this day in 1942, Anne Frank received as a birthday gift the diary in which she described the chestnut tree that stood outside the Amsterdam annex …

Anne Frank

Lawn Care 101

10 Things TPA Is & Isn’t About

This week, the House Ways & Means Committee approved H.R. 1890, the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act (TPA), …


On Bloomberg, Boehner Discusses Secretary Clinton’s E-Mails, Benghazi, and More

Appearing on Bloomberg’s All Due Respect, Speaker Boehner discussed a range of issues, including former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of …


Is the Obama Administration Doing All it Can to Protect Christians?

Is the Obama administration doing all it can to protect #Christians? http://t.co/rorWA7UDXI

— Speaker John Boehner (@SpeakerBoehner) April 22, 2015

The …

Obama Administration

“Happy #JellyBean Day”

The Ohio State University Championship Football Team Visits the U.S. Capitol

On Monday, members of Ohio’s congressional delegation welcomed the 2014 National College Football Champions, The Ohio State University Buckeyes, to …


They Say Entitlement Reform Is Impossible. We Just Proved Them Wrong.

The federal government is collecting more money from American taxpayers than ever before, but the budget still isn’t even close to balanced. …


The First 100 Days

Two Sheets of Paper

President Obama’s “Middle-Class Economics” Trick

On this Tax Day, President Obama should’ve told Americans the truth about his latest budget plan. The fact is, despite all the White House spin, even …

Middle Class

Photos: 7 Countries in 7 Days — Medium

7 Countries in 7 Days

Last week, I led a delegation to the Middle East for meetings with our key allies, including Israel, Iraq, Jordan, and Saudi …

Middle East

Titanic Entitlement Reform

Something big happened recently. You might even say it was something titanic. Republicans and Democrats actually came together to pass meaningful


Speaker John Boehner

Honoring the Greatest Generation

70 years ago today, Private First Class Wayne Weber was awarded the Bronze Star Medal and Purple Heart for his heroism in combat after storming the …

Greatest Generation

“Wishing the @Redsbaseball good luck in their @mlb home opener this afternoon. ⚾️ #throwback #GoReds”


I spent last week with a group of Congressional colleagues visiting allies in the Middle East and thanking the men and women in uniform who are …

Middle East

My Visit to Israel

The history here runs deep. And so too, does the friendship between our peoples.

A running diary of the day

Morning. We’ve been doing a lot of talking …

Middle East

8,000 Compressors

The partnership between America and Jordan runs deep…well beyond security matters.

Jordan is often called an oasis of stability. But that’s as much a …


A Sense of History

Strong Western leadership is something
the world needs

Lunch was good. Then again, how could it not be when you’re sitting in the house where General …

United Kingdom

On CNN, Boehner Talks Medicare, U.S.-Israel Relationship, Iran Nuclear Talks, & More

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Iran Nuclear Negotiations

Afghanistan's President Comes to the Capitol

At a joint meeting of Congress earlier this week, President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan paid tribute to the brave Americans who have served and …

Protection for American Workers

Earlier this week, Speaker Boehner was joined in his office by Rep. John Kline (MN-2), Chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, …

A Gold Medal for the Golden Bear

On Tuesday, legendary golfer, Jack Nicklaus, became the seventh athlete in history to be presented with a Congressional Gold Medal. Mr. Nicklaus …

“Political Manifesto” vs. Pro-Growth Balanced Budget

When President Obama unveiled his budget last month, CBS News’ Major Garrett characterized it as “the most methodically political of his presidency” …


Speaker.gov | Speaker Boehner on the Fifth Anniversary of ObamaCare

WASHINGTON, DC – Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement on ObamaCare’s fifth anniversary.

“Five years after ramming

The EPA Is A Serial Offender Against Transparency

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 1030, the Secret Science Reform …


St. Patrick’s Day

Yesterday, in the spirit of the Irish, Speaker Boehner welcomed President Obama, Vice President Biden, and Prime Minister Kenny of Ireland to the …

Bill of Slights: The President’s Student Loan Mistakes

Sending your kids to college is a rite of passage for many Americans, but in this tough economy, it’s become harder for middle-class families to …