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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Who’s Really Doing the Tackling Here?

In the article, “Businesses tackle the Obamacare equation,” the Cincinnati Enquirer recently highlighted local businesses who are trying to navigate through the president’s disastroushealth care law. But it sounds like ObamaCare is doing most of the tackling here. According to the article, “As employers wrestle to understand how to comply, many are holding off on new […]

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Boehner Congratulates 2013 Military Service Academy Nominees on Academy Appointments

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) today congratulated the 8th District’s 2013 Service Academy Nominees on receiving appointments to the United States Military Service Academies. Congressman Boehner nominated the students for academy appointments in December of 2013. “One of my most important duties as a Member of Congress is nominating a select group […]

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What Happens When America Gives More?

When Americans give more, our local communities thrive. And this week, by passing the America Gives More Act (H.R. 4719), the House is working to make it easier for everyone from individuals to restaurants to do just that – give more. Congressman Boehner says of the bill, “It’s the right thing to do, and I […]

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How Our Workforce Development Bill Could Benefit This Local Job Creator

Last week, the House sent to the president’s desk a bipartisan, bicameral jobs bill, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). The local support for this bill shows just how important it is to our area. Companies such as Fairfield-based Machintek, Inc. have said they stand to benefit from the bill’s workforce development reforms, which improve […]

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Boehner Column in the Cincinnati Enquirer: Obama trampling Constitution

BOEHNER QUOTE: “This is no joke, Mr. President.  The American people are frustrated.” – – – – – Over the past five years, President Barack Obama has circumvented the American people and their elected representatives through executive action, changing and creating his own laws, and excusing himself from enforcing statutes he is sworn to uphold. […]

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Ohioans on the Hill: June Roundup

Whether it’s for meetings, tours, or special ceremonies, thousands of people fill the halls at the U.S. Capitol every month.  Here’s a look at some of the Ohioans on the Hill for the month of June. 2014 Congressional Art Competition Winner | This year’s Congressional Art Competition winner from the 8th District, Christine Tweddell, traveled […]

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BOEHNER COLUMN: Protecting the Constitution

Today, Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) released the following column: Over the past five years, President Obama has circumvented the American people and their elected representatives through executive action, changing and creating his own laws, and excusing himself from enforcing statutes he is sworn to uphold. We’re not going to sit idly by while this […]

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Local Support Highlights Need for This Jobs Bill

This week, the House passed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, a bipartisan, bicameral bill that addresses the skills gap in this country by improving and streamlining workforce development programs. The local support for these reforms shows just how important they are. “If we are to ever rekindle the manufacturing power house we once had, […]

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Too Good to be True

They say if something is “too good to be true” then it probably is.  Unfortunately, Marcia from Oxford found that out the hard way. When the president promised millions of Americans that they could keep their health plans and doctors under ObamaCare, people like Marcia felt relieved. After paying out-of-pocket for medical services and procedures over […]

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