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Commission meets with with Speaker Boehner

House Speaker John Boehner meets members of the Jewish community on Tuesday, April 24, hosted by Joseph Davidsohn at Regency Hotel in NYC

Speaker of the US House of Representatives  John Boehner, who brought the legislation awarding Swedish Diplomat Raoul Wallenberg with a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of the centennial of his birth to the floor of the House of Representatives was thanked by the Board of Governors of the Wallenberg Centennial Commission. The legislation now headed to US Senate was passed overwhelmingly in honor of the Days of Remembrance that was commemorated in the Rotunda of the US Capitol.