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GOP Economic Policies Boost Wages, Create Strong Job Market, Drive Down the Deficit

October 08, 2006

Citing "the fastest wage growth in more than five years," the Read More

Boehner Statement on North Korean Claim of Nuclear Weapon Test

October 08, 2006

U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement today on the claim by the North Korean government that they have detonated a nuclear weapon:“The North Korean government’s claim that it has tested a nuclear weapon is a desperate and dangerous provocation. Read More

Boehner Highlights Latest Job Gains, Wage Growth, Declining Unemployment

October 05, 2006

U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) highlighted the latest job growth announced by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). According to DOL, 51,000 jobs were created in September for a total of more than 6.6 million new jobs since August 2003. It also announced an additional 62,000 new jobs were created during July and August, marking significant upward revisions for those two months. Read More

Boehner Praises Bipartisan Announcement by House Ethics Committee; Expresses Confidence Panel Will Conduct Complete Investigation of Foley Matter

October 04, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today praised an announcement by House Ethics Committee Chairman Doc Hastings (R-WA) and senior Democrat member Howard Berman (D-CA) that the Committee will conduct a complete and bipartisan investigation of the matter involving disgraced former Rep. Mark Foley. Boehner also reiterated his support for House Speaker Dennis Hastert (R-IL) and applauded the Speaker for his comments today. Boehner issued the following statement:"The announcement today by Reps. Read More

Boehner Hails Signing of Homeland Security Measure

October 03, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after President Bush signed into law the FY 2007 Homeland Security Appropriations Conference Report (H.R. 5441):"The American people want our homeland secure and our borders secure, and Republicans have responded by working with President Bush to strengthen our border security and ensure our illegal immigration laws are strictly enforced. Read More