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Breakfast at a Diner

  • April 22, 2014
  • Blog

When John Boehner finds a diner he likes, he sticks with it.  That’s why John made sure to stop by Eaton Place this morning before meetings with constituents and small businesses. 

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"We All Put Our Heads Down on Our Desks And Prayed"

  • November 22, 2013
  • Blog

As the nation reflects on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy 50 years ago today, here's a short essay Speaker Boehner submitted to Life Magazine:

“I was sitting in my eighth-grade class at Sts. Peter & Paul School.  It was about two or two fifteen in the afternoon.  The teacher was Sister Mary Theresa.  There wasn’t any chaos really, just anxiety.  And we all put our heads down on our desks and prayed.

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Boehner Column: More Ohioans share their ObamaCare stories

  • November 13, 2013
  • News

KEY QUOTE: "In 2009, while trying to sell the public on his health care law, President Obama made a promise: ‘If you like your health care plan, you can keep your health care plan. Period.’ It was simple. It was catchy... The only problem? It wasn’t true."

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Boehner Column: ObamaCare Problems Go Far Beyond the Website

  • November 4, 2013
  • News

KEY QUOTE: "As the House continues to work to get to the bottom of the debacle that has become the president’s health exchange rollout, I recently made a point to get over to Hamilton to visit residential and commercial building products manufacturer FinPan, Inc.  I wanted to take a look at the bigger picture.  I wanted to talk to employees and learn more about how the law is affecting FinPan’s ability to grow and thrive." 

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It's Time for Leadership

  • October 10, 2013
  • Blog

Speaker Boehner this morning outlined a good-faith offer on the debt limit to allow for negotiations on long-term solutions to address deficits and debt, and provide fairness for all Americans under ObamaCare.  

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"All He Has To Do Is Pick Up The Phone"

  • October 6, 2013
  • Blog

On ABC’s This Week, Speaker Boehner contrasted President Obama's refusal to negotiate with House Republican efforts to keep the government running, provide fairness under ObamaCare and deal with the government's spending problem. 

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House Acts to Keep Government Running, Stop ObamaCare

  • September 20, 2013
  • Blog

Today, Speaker Boehner and the House acted to protect all Americans from the president's disastrous health care law while keeping the government up and running. 

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Boehner Column: Replacing the president's sequester with smarter cuts and reforms

  • September 6, 2013
  • News

KEY QUOTE: "We can replace the sequester with better cuts and reforms that help address our $17 trillion debt, but the president’s going to have to drop the threats and get serious about our government’s spending problem."

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Boehner Column: The House remains focused on jobs

  • July 30, 2013
  • News

KEY QUOTE: "Recently, I had an opportunity to sit down with community and business leaders in West Chester and Springfield to talk about the economy and jobs... Here’s a brief overview of several important issues we discussed – each of which is part of our Plan for Economic Growth and Jobs that we’ve been focusing on in the House for most of the year."

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Boehner Column: Now it’s up to the Senate to provide ObamaCare fairness for all

  • July 24, 2013
  • News

KEY QUOTE: "This law has to go. It’s already costing jobs, forcing people off plans that they like, and driving up premiums."

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Boehner Column: Unlocking our resources is key to growth and jobs

KEY QUOTE: "Rather than making it harder to utilize our vast resources – including coal, oil and natural gas – we’re focusing on developing them to create jobs, revitalize manufacturing, and make America a nation of builders again."

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