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.
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.
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.
According to the Associated Press, Ohio veterans wait an average of 334 days for the Department of Veterans Affairs to process their benefit claims. CNN yesterday highlighted this growing backlog that Congressman Boehner has called “shameful,” and “alarmingly high”:
Congressman Boehner appeared on NBC’s Meet the Press yesterday to talk about replacing the president’s sequester with smarter cuts, and the need for reform to create a fairer, simpler tax code that helps bring home jobs that have been driven overseas in recent years. Below are several key excerpts.
Washington Democrats still haven’t passed a plan to replace the president’s sequester, but that’s not holding them back from spreading fear about its impact. In an interview yesterday evening with 10TV Columbus, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood doubled-down on several dubious claims:
With momentum in Ohio moving steadily in Republicans’ direction, Governor Mitt Romney, Congressman Paul Ryan, and top Republican leaders are headed to Speaker Boehner’s hometown in Butler County to kick off the final 72-hour push in the race for the White House on Friday evening. CNN reports that “Aside from Boehner, featured guests… include former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and Sen. John McCain of Arizona.”
Yesterday, the Columbus Dispatch endorsed Governor Mitt Romney for President of the United States.