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The Truth About The Iran Deal

It's the Pope

Speaker.gov | 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

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Government Spending

“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 …

Middle East

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.

A Message for Hillary Clinton

Speaker.gov | Five Photos from Speaker Boehner’s Golf Channel Interview

Last week, Speaker Boehner appeared on the Golf Channel for an interview with David Feherty on his show, Feherty. The Speaker sat down with Feherty in …

John Boehner

A Bill on Capitol Hill

Remember how the song goes?

I’m just a bill. Yes, I’m only a bill.

And if they vote for me on Capitol Hill,

Well then I’m off to the White House, where

Personalized News

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 …

Common Sense

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 …

John Boehner

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 …

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 …

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 …