John Boehner speaks at the Monitor Breakfast, hosted on site in Tampa, FL at the RNC. Boehner serves as Speaker of the United States House of Representatives. Boehner was elected to represent the Eighth Congressional District of Ohio for an 11th term in November 2010.
John Andrew Boehner is a Republican American politician who is currently serving as the House Minority Leader in the 111th Congress. He serves as a U.S. Representative from Ohio's 8th congressional district, which includes several rural and suburban areas near Cincinnati and Dayton and a small portion of Dayton itself.
Speaking to reporters at the Republican National Convention, U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner argued that media attention directed at Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin's controversial remarks on abortion were providing "another distraction" from the real issues of the election. "Americans aren't asking, 'Who's Todd Akin?'" argued Bohener. "They're asking, 'Where are the jobs?'"
Speaking to reporters at the Republican National Convention, U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner expressed optimism at the GOP's chances to expand their majority in his chamber of Congress. "We're in a strong position," said Boehner. "I want to keep our team on offense all the way through Election Day."
Speaking to reporters at a Monitor-hosted Lunch in Tampa, Florida, U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) expressed optimism that Republicans may be able to make inroads with minority voters in November. "I think our economic message, in this election cycle, will help us recruit more of those groups than we would have otherwise."