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Boehner: "No Solutions" From Democrats On National Security

September 18, 2006

In his weekly press conference, House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) discussed Republicans’ efforts to provide the President the tools he needs to keep America safe, specifically the two legislative proposals to authorize terrorist tribunals and authorize the President’s terrorist surveilla Read More

Boehner Praises Davis Bill to Increase Safety in America's Schools

September 18, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) joined Reps. Geoff Davis (R-KY) and Mark Kirk (R-IL) in praising House passage of the Student and Teacher Safety Act (H.R. 5295)."Parents should be able to have confidence that their children are in a safe environment while at school," said Boehner. "School officials should have the authority to handle potentially dangerous situations and take the steps necessary to intervene when the safety of our children is in jeopardy. Rep. Read More

Pessimistic Dems Try to Downplay a Strong Economy

September 17, 2006

According to USA Today, not only is the American economy growing, but we’re awfully close to “all-time highs” on the stock market: Read More

Pelosi: "It Shouldn't Be About National Security"

September 14, 2006

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) made yet Read More

Boehner Statement on Plea Agreement with Rep. Bob Ney

September 14, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after Rep. Bob Ney (R-OH) reached a plea agreement with the Justice Department and pled guilty to two counts of violating federal law:“I have always known Bob as a skilled legislator and a good friend. Clearly Bob made mistakes, and he is now feeling the full weight of those mistakes. His actions violated the law, and he must be held accountable.“I support him for recognizing that he needs help with his problem with alcohol, and for seeking it. Read More