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Boehner Statement on President Bush Signing Tax Relief Agreement

May 16, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after President Bush signed into law the Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act, which will prevent a massive Democrat tax hike, spur more economic growth and create more jobs: “Republicans are committed to giving working families tax relief, not a Democrat tax hike. Read More

Boehner Statement on House Passage of the Forest Emergency Recovery & Research Act

May 16, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement after the House passed the Forest Emergency Recovery and Research Act (H.R. 4200).  Introduced by Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), the bill would allow the U.S. Forest Service to move quickly to stabilize and restore America’s forests damaged by wildfires and other catastrophic events: “This bill is a victory for our environment, our rural communities, and American taxpayers. Read More

Boehner Statement on Border Security & Immigration

May 14, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement on President Bush’s immigration speech: “The most important priority for the American people on immigration is securing our borders.  Providing extra resources and extra security personnel on our borders in an effort to stop illegal immigration is an important initiative, and I applaud the President’s commitment to making our borders more secure. Read More

Boehner Backs Defense Bill Supporting America’s Troops & Military Families

May 10, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement after the House passed the FY 2007 National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 5122): “House Republicans are committed to protecting our troops and we must do everything we can to support the heroic efforts of our service men and women in Iraq, Afghanistan and around the globe who are fighting the War on Terror. Read More

Boehner: Pelosi Hypocrisy on Prescription Drug Benefit Speaks Volumes

May 09, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement today on Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s recent comments on the Medicare prescription drug program: “Republicans worked hard to deliver our nation’s seniors a prescription drug benefit that saved them money while providing greater access to life-saving medicines they need. Read More

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