A Bad Deal

The more we learn about the president’s nuclear deal with Iran, the more we learn that there are serious, substantive questions about whether this deal will actually keep our country safe. Mr. President…on Iran, this is a bad deal. Posted by Speaker John Boehner on Thursday, July 16, 2015   Consider these three threats to our […]

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Energy Update: Paving the Way for Innovation & More Jobs

Despite the president’s repeated efforts to hamper the energy renaissance in this country, American ingenuity has helped propel the United States to the number one oil and natural gas producer in the world. The Obama administration has stifled energy production on federal lands, but states have proven their ability to effectively regulate the process of […]

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In the Cincinnati Enquirer: A local push, in a sister’s name, for new cures

By Anne Saker The Cincinnati Enquirer August 11, 2015 Cincinnati— Sherry Holcomb of Terrace Park went to Washington to speak as an advocate for her sister and others who have died of pancreatic cancer. She came away as a key voice in House Speaker John Boehner’s push to pass a measure that would devote more […]

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BOEHNER COLUMN: A Commitment to Providing Excellent Constituent Services

Washington, D.C. – Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) today released the following column reminding Ohio’s 8th District of the many services he provides to help constituents navigate federal agencies, cut through red-tape, and get the answers they need: “This year, the IRS dropped 8.8 million calls on taxpayers in the months leading up to Tax […]

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PHOTOS: Ohioans on the Hill

The people’s House recently wrapped up the first seven months of America’s new Congress with a lot of good news and stories to share. Here is a roundup of the top Ohio photos from the year so far. January: At the start of the year, Congressman Boehner, a Xavier alum, welcomed the Xavier Men’s Basketball team […]

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Boehner Recognizes Candle-lite Company for 175th Anniversary

Leesburg, Ohio—Today, Speaker John Boehner joined Senator Rob Portman, Congressman Brad Wenstrup, Speaker of the Ohio House Cliff Rosenberger and State Senator Bob Peterson in Leesburg, Ohio for the Candle-lite Company’s Historical Celebration and Family Festival. Following a tour of Candle-lite’s facility, Boehner congratulated Candle-lite for 175 years of quality candle-making and told an audience […]

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BOEHNER COLUMN: 21st Century Cures Empowers Doctors to Bring Life-Saving Treatments to Patients

Washington, DC—Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) today released the following column and video highlighting the 21st Century Cures Act, a bipartisan initiative that empowers innovators, doctors, and scientists, to discover treatments for the thousands of diseases with no known cures: “America has made amazing strides in medical research and innovation in the past 15 years. Scientists […]

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Ohio Delegation Continues Fight for Final Benefits for Delphi Salaried Retirees

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman John Boehner joined Congressman Mike Turner and Ohio Delegation Republicans in their continued efforts to gain information on the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation’s (PBGC) delay in providing final benefit determinations for Delphi Salaried Retirees. More than 20,000 Delphi Salaried Retirees had their pensions unjustly terminated in the wake of the […]

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Education Update: Restoring Local Control

Good news. Yesterday, the House passed the Student Success Act, which replaces top-down Washington mandates with conservative reforms to reduce the federal footprint, restore local control, and empower parents and local leaders to hold schools accountable for results. Here is what you need to know: “The bill explicitly bars the federal government from compelling states […]

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Boehner Recognizes City of Fairfield Fire Department

Fairfield awarded AFG grant to secure critical life-saving equipment. Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) recognized the City of Fairfield Fire Department, which will receive more than $150,000 in Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) to enhance their operations and enable them to obtain critical life-saving equipment. “Our first responders and firefighters put their lives […]

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