Rep. Andy Harris: Democrats block crucial Zika funding

COMMUNICATIONS • July 1, 2016

This isn’t a game. This is the health of the American people – not a bargaining chip to be used to score political points. We’re now firmly into the summer months, the months of barbeques, beach trips, and family vacations. These also happen to be the months during which there is the greatest risk for …

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A Better Way for Tax Reform

COMMUNICATIONS • July 1, 2016

What if your taxes were so simple, you could complete them on a postcard? That’s right, a postcard. In case you missed it, that’s what we’re proposing in the final component of our bold agenda to tackle some of the biggest issues of our time: A Better Way for Tax Reform. Our blueprint is a …

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McMorris Rodgers Statement on the Terrorist Attack in Istanbul

Communications • June 30, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) today released the following statement after Turkish government sources reported the involvement of ISIS leadership in Tuesday’s attack at the Ataturk Airport in Istanbul, Turkey: “Major terrorist attacks on innocent lives are becoming far too common. Neither we, nor our allies, nor any other innocent people should …

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A Better Way to Fix Health Care

COMMUNICATIONS • June 29, 2016

Our current health care system is fundamentally unfair, unworkable, and, for too many unbearable. And the president’s health care law is just making things worse. The proof is in what Chairman John Kline (R-MN) of the Education and the Workforce Committee describes as a law that, “[has been] driving up costs…depressing hours and wages for …

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Unbelievable. Democrats vote to block Zika funding

COMMUNICATIONS • June 28, 2016

Unbelievable.  Senate Democrats just voted to block a responsible solution (which House Republicans passed last week) that provides funding to actively address the Zika Virus and the threat it poses both to the United States and countries around the world. Addressing this public health crisis requires targeted funding and sensible solutions to keep this virus …

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McMorris Rodgers on the Benghazi Committee’s Report

Communications • June 28, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the Select Committee on Benghazi published their final report. “Today and every day we mourn the loss of four Americans in Benghazi on the eleventh anniversary of the al-Qaeda attacks of 9/11: Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, Sean Smith, Tyrone S. Woods and Glen …

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McMorris Rodgers on the Unveiling of the House’s Tax Reform Agenda

Communications • June 24, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement regarding today’s rollout of the House’s tax reform agenda, “A Better Way to do Tax Reform.” “The American people want a tax code that empowers them, not limits them,” said McMorris Rodgers. “Our current tax code is too long and too complex. Paired …

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On CNN: Rep. Adam Kinzinger on Supreme Court Decision to Uphold Constitution

COMMUNICATIONS • June 23, 2016

Today’s Supreme Court decision made clear that only the American people, through their elected representatives, have the power to make law. Moments ago, Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) appeared on CNN, saying, “I agree with the Supreme Court’s decision… because this is a debate that belongs in Congress. “Simply the presidents’ frustration … is not an excuse …

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McMorris Rodgers on Supreme Court’s United States v. Texas Decision

Communications • June 23, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the Supreme Court released its decision on United States v. Texas. “Only the American people, through their elected representatives, have the power to make law – and that’s what the Supreme Court made clear today,” said McMorris Rodgers. “As the President himself …

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McMorris Rodgers on Approval of Zika, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Conference Report

Communications • June 23, 2016

Washington, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) today released the following statement upon approval of the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Zika Response Appropriations Act (H.R. 2577) Conference Report. “For months, the People’s House has taken real, responsible steps to address the Zika threat by laying the groundwork to combat …

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McMorris Rodgers’ Statement on the Terrorist Attack in Turkey

February 17, 2016

Washington, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement regarding the terrorist attack in Ankara, Turkey: “There were innocent …

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McMorris Rodgers’ Statement on the Passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

February 13, 2016

Washington, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement regarding the passing of Senior Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. …

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McMorris Rodgers on President Obama’s Last Budget

February 9, 2016

Washington, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) today released the following statement on President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2017 Budget proposal. “House …

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Putting patients, not politics, first

February 2, 2016

Washington D.C. — House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement following the House’s vote to override the President’s veto of the …

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It’s time to stop rewarding bad actors for their bad behavior

February 2, 2016

Washington D.C. — House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the House passed the Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act, which …

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