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The Time for Leadership is Now

Communications • November 18, 2014

“Let’s get these bills — among many, many others — to the President’s desk and signed into law. The time for leadership is now.” Republican Leadership Press Conference November 18, 2014 Participants: Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) Conference Vice Chair …

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Health Care > Health Care

Obamacare Open Enrollment: The Sequel

Communications • November 17, 2014

Obamacare is open for business again. Saturday marked the second open enrollment period, allowing consumers to purchase health coverage through exchange websites like healthcare.gov. If you’ve forgotten what happened during the first open enrollment (last year), here’s Jon Stewart with a refresher: With a price tag of more than $2 billion (and counting), will healthcare.gov work this time …

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Health Care > Health Care

On health care, Americans deserve better

Rep. Bob Gibbs • November 17, 2014

Open enrollment for healthcare began this weekend, and all Americans must participate or face a penalty. If this round of sign-ups is anything like last year, we can expect long wait times, trouble logging on and the uncertainty of whether or not the plan you signed up for is suitable for you and your family. …

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Rep. Brad Wenstrup delivers Weekly Republican Address

Communications • November 15, 2014

Dr. Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) delivered the Weekly Republican Address, discussing the priorities of the new Republican-controlled Congress: jobs and the economy. He highlighted the House vote this week to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline, upcoming legislation to get Americans back to work, and efforts to hold President Obama accountable. Transcript Good morning, I’m Dr. Brad Wenstrup, and …

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#FlashbackFriday: Healthcare.gov edition

Communications • November 14, 2014

Tomorrow, the Obama Administration will open Healthcare.gov 2.0 for business. Officials have already lowered their earlier sign-up promises and costs are predicted to rise. But the first challenge will just be getting the website to work. And if history is any indicator, we’re in for a bumpy ride… November 21, 2013 – Days Before Launch, Obamacare Website Failed to Handle Even …

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Health Care > Health Care

One-Minute of the Week: Rep. Keith Rothfus (R-PA)

Communications • November 14, 2014

“In this case, Mr. Speaker, the American people mind both the Administration’s dishonesty and its opinion of them.” Congratulations to Congressman Keith Rothfus of Pennsylvania for offering this week’s Conference One Minute of the Week. Rep. Rothfus discussed the broken promises of the President’s health care law – made more apparent this week by economist Jonathan Gruber’s comments …

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Jobs > Middle Class Squeeze > Energy | Jobs and the Economy | Keystone

#Yes2Energy

Rep. Leonard Lance • November 14, 2014

Like many Americans, I have been incredibly frustrated by the repeated and unnecessary delays in moving forward with the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. And while the Republican-led Congress has worked in a bipartisan capacity to pass legislation eight times to build the Keystone XL pipeline, the President and his allies in the U.S. …

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Accountability > Health Care > Accountability | Health Care | Regulation

“The most transparent administration in history”

Communications • November 13, 2014

The worst kept secret is out. The Obama adminstration – which once touted itself as the most transparent administration in history – relied on a lack of transparency to pass its trainwreck of a health care law. Hear the comments from Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber: This quote says all you need to know about Obamacare and the administration that rammed …

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President Obama’s not listening — but we are.

Communications • November 13, 2014

President Obama seems to have some trouble listening to the American people. Last week, Americans told their leaders where they want the country to head  — and the message was pretty clear. Republican-led job creating initiatives like the Keystone XL Pipeline were at the top of the list. House Republicans wasted no time. This week, they’re discussing and voting …

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House Republican Leadership Elections today

Communications • November 13, 2014

This afternoon, the House Republican Conference elected its leadership team for the 114th Congress. Winners of the elections were  live tweeted from @HouseGOP: House GOP Leadership Elections for the 114th Congress are underway. We’ll be live-tweeting the results upon conclusion of each race. — House Republicans (@HouseGOP) November 13, 2014 House Republicans have elected @SpeakerBoehner to serve …

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In The News

We Need a Permanent Solution — Not a Quick Fix

November 20, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement tonight after President Obama’s announcement to act unilaterally on immigration …

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Creating Jobs and Reviving American Manufacturing

November 20, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement today after the House passed H.R. 4795, the Promoting New …

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Pursuing a Bold and Firm Strategy in Iran

November 19, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement today after passage of H. Res. 754, Condemning the Government …

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A Solution to Help Working Families

November 18, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement today after the Senate passed S. 1086, the Child Care and Development …

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A Team Ready to Make the Future Better

November 13, 2014

“It’s no longer about Left versus Right. It’s not even about Republican versus Democrat. It’s about the past versus the future.” Republican Leadership Press Conference …

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