Congressman Boehner on VA Access and Accountability Bill

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) today released the following statement after the House passed the Veterans’ Access to Care Through Choice, Accountability, & Transparency Act (H.R. 3230), a bipartisan, bicameral agreement to begin addressing the problems at the Veterans Administration: “Allowing the lives of our nation’s veterans to slip through the cracks […]

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What It Means

  In a recent “What It Means” segment on ABC 22, Jack Atherton talks more about last week’s federal appeals court ruling against the president’s unilateral actions regarding ObamaCare.   The court’s decision in Halbig v. Burwell centered on the legality of subsidies offered under the president’s health care law. In response to the court’s decision […]

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More Access

Last week, the House advanced a number of bills that work to strengthen our higher education system and help make college more affordable.  Whether you’re a current college student or are sending your own child to college, we thought it would be helpful to know what schools in our local area are saying about theHouse’s […]

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BOEHNER COLUMN: Cracking Down on Human Trafficking

My wife Debbie and I raised two daughters, and, like any parent, the stories of suffering and pain that follow from human trafficking crimes weigh heavily on me. Unfortunately, we see and hear the local stories about human trafficking nearly every day. According to a recent article in the Dayton Daily News, “During the past […]

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Boehner on House-Passed Bill to Address Human Trafficking

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) issued the following statement applauding House passage this week of eight bills to help prevent human trafficking and support its victims: “In Ohio, it’s been reported that approximately 4,000 children are either victims or at-risk of being trafficked annually.  Nationwide, that number is estimated to be 300,000.  […]

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Ohioans on the Hill: Ken Griffey, Sr.

Every day, thousands travel from all over the country to visit Capitol Hill.  Today, that included Ken Griffey, Sr., the legendary outfielder for the Cincinnati Reds’ Big Red Machine.  Griffey and his family stopped by the Speaker’s office in the U.S. Capitol and met with Boehner, a life-long Reds fan (photo credit: Heather Reed).

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Boehner Statement on Five-Year Anniversary of Delphi Salaried Retirees’ Pensions and Benefits Termination

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman John Boehner (R- West Chester) today released the following statement marking five years since the pensions of Delphi’s salaried retirees were terminated in the wake of the Obama Administration’s bailout of General Motors, while unionized workers received different treatment by the administration: “This ‘anniversary’ calls for anything but a celebration.  We’ve […]

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