A Balanced Budget for A Stronger Economy & A Safer America

Wednesday, the House passed a balanced budget that reins in excessive spending, helps our economy and puts the country on a more sustainable fiscal path. “The House passed a pro-growth, balanced budget that establishes a stark contrast between our vision for the future, and that of the president,” Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) said. “Ohioans […]

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Ohioans on the Hill: Ohio Farm Bureau Presidents Celebrate National Agriculture Day

    Yesterday, on National Agriculture Day, Rep. Boehner welcomed the Farm Bureau Presidents from Ohio’s 8th District to the Hill. Official photo by Heather Reed, Office of the Speaker “It is always great to visit with Ohio farmers, who are the backbone of our agriculture industry,” Boehner said. “I look forward to continuing our […]

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Rep. Boehner Announces Communications Staff Change

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman John Boehner (R – West Chester) today announced that Olivia Hnat has been named Press Secretary in his congressional office. A Southwest Ohio native and graduate of the 8th District’s very own Miami University, Hnat has spent the last two years in the office of Rep. Brad Wenstrup (R – Columbia Tusculum), […]

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You are Invited to the 2015 Farm Forum

I am pleased to invite you to the 24th annual Eighth Congressional District Farm Forum. Please CLICK HERE to sign up for this year’s Farm Forum.   Post by Speaker John Boehner. This year’s keynote speaker will be Mr. Steve Phipps, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Energy Practice Leader at Woolpert. Mr. Phipps […]

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Rep. Boehner Invites Local High School Students to Compete in 2015 Congressional Art Competition

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) today released the following video message inviting 8th Congressional District high school students to participate in the 2015 Congressional Art Competition, An Artistic Discovery. Post by Speaker John Boehner.   All artwork must be submitted to Rep. Boehner’s Butler County, Clark County, or Miami County district office by […]

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Ohio’s Governor Among Those Telling President Obama to Back Keystone Jobs

This morning, 24 Republican governors sent a letter to President Obama requesting that he reconsider his decision to veto the Keystone XL pipeline.  Included among them was Governor John Kasich of Ohio. From their press release: “As governors, our foremost priority is to grow and strengthen our state economies,” said Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts. “We can achieve […]

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Costly Regulations Are No Way to Strengthen Small Businesses

Ask any small business owner and they’ll tell you that every dollar spent on burdensome regulations is a dollar that cannot be spent increasing wages, hiring new employees, or growing a business. “Unfortunately, we spend (and waste) a great deal of time [and] money ensuring that we’re compliant with all of the regulations imposed upon […]

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Tough Sell

There are products that, for one reason or another, become difficult to sell over time – and there are those that never made sense from the start. According to countless local families, businesses, and seniors, the president’s health care law belongs on that second list. We just recently heard from Annemarie, a small business owner […]

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