November 2, 2015
OFFICES OF THE EIGHTH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT OF OHIO TO REMAIN OPEN TO SERVE AND ASSIST CONSTITUENTS
Washington, D.C. – The Washington, D.C., office and the district offices of former Representative John A. Boehner will continue to serve the people of the Eighth Congressional District of Ohio under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Representative Boehner resigned from Congress effective October 31, 2015.
Staff members of Representative Boehner remain on the House payroll under the supervision of the Clerk of the House to receive and undertake constituent casework, to help in handling business with the departments of the executive branch of the government, to provide general status information on pending legislation, and to offer other general constituent services provided by House offices. The Clerk of the House is Karen L. Haas.
The Washington, D.C., office and the Ohio district offices are presently open on a daily basis to accommodate congressional business. Under House rules, the Clerk manages the offices when a Member dies, resigns, or is expelled. This authority, which does not include voting representation, continues until a successor is elected to fill the vacant seat. This is the fourth vacancy to occur during the 114th Congress. Eleven vacancies occurred in the 113th Congress.
The Washington office is located in 1011 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515, telephone (202) 225-6205. Mail addressed to the Office of the Eighth Congressional District of Ohio will be delivered through the internal House mail distribution system.
The district offices are located at 7969 Cincinnati-Dayton Road, Suite B, West Chester, OH 45069; 76 East High Street, 3rd Floor, Springfield, OH 45502; and 12 South Plum Street, Troy, OH 45373.
Requests for further details should be directed to the Office of the Clerk: (202) 225-7000.