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Boehner Statement on Republican Policy Committee Border Security Forum

September 11, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today released the following statement at the Republican Policy Committee’s Border Security Forum:“First I’d like to thank Chairman Putnam for convening this meeting. The American people expect Congress to secure our borders and shut down the flow of illegal immigration into our cities and states. Working with President Bush and our colleagues in the Senate, that is exactly what House Republicans will work to accomplish over the next three weeks. Read More

Pelosi: Catching bin Laden "I Don't Think Makes Us Any Safer"

September 08, 2006

In a press conference yesterday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) made a stunning and contradictory assessment that capturing Osama bin Laden Read More

"Consumers Can Expect Even More Relief at the Pump"

September 07, 2006

American families feeling the pinch of high gas prices continue to receive welcome news.  According to MSNBC: Read More

House & Senate Have Agreement On Fiscal Transparency Bill

September 07, 2006

House Majority Whip Roy Blunt (Mo.), U.S. Senators Tom Coburn (Okla.), Barack Obama (Ill.), and Tom Carper (Del.), and Government Reform Chairman Tom Davis (Va.) today announced that they have reached agreement on legislation to increase accountability and transparency by establishing a public database to track federal grants and contracts. Read More

Boehner & Hunter: House to Vote Week of September 18 on Bill to Authorize Trial of Alleged 9/11 Mastermind

September 06, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) and House Armed Services Committee Chairman Duncan Hunter (R-CA) announced today that during the week of September 18 the U.S. House of Representatives will consider legislation to authorize military tribunals for suspected terrorists, including for alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammad: “In September 2001, the President stood in the rubble of the World Trade Center and vowed that the people responsible for the crimes of 9/11 would be caught and brought to justice for their crimes. Read More

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