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Boehner Statement After Meeting with Presidents of Guatemala & Honduras


WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement after meeting with President Otto Perez Molina of Guatemala and President Juan Orlando Hernández of Honduras to discuss the humanitarian crisis at our southern border:


“We had a constructive meeting with President Molina and President Hernandez, whose visit to Washington is further evidence of how seriously they are taking this situation. I impressed upon them how important it is we all work together to end this crisis and reunite these children with their families in their home countries. We continue to discuss our options with our colleagues, and remain firm in our commitment to find common ground and provide humanitarian relief.”


Participants in today’s meeting at the United States Capitol also included the following House leaders:


Majority Leader-elect Kevin McCarthy (R-CA)

Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA)

Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers (R-KY)

Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA)

Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX)

Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA)

Rep. Kay Granger (R-TX), chair of House Republicans’ Border Security Working Group