The GOP senator wants to slash taxes, red tape in areas with high unemployment.
Legislation would allow schools to have more flexibility about what they feed their students.
Major banks and credit card companies are launching a new lobbying effort.
Boehner argues the House has passed nearly 150 bills over the last year.
President Obama signed legislation on Wednesday that will give the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) new powers to oversee some pharmacies that mix drugs.
The Drug Quality and Security Act would make it easier to trace drugs throughout the country.
New legislation in the Senate would exempt pizza delivery joints and grocery stores from upcoming federal rules requiring restaurants to post the number of calories in their food.
The Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act, from Sens. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) and Angus King (I-Maine), would limit the ability of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to impose regulations that store owners say would be nearly impossible to fulfill.
House lawmakers are backing effort to rein in the use of performance enhancing drugs.
“The tide is turning. We have genuine momentum on our side," official maintains.