America’s New Congress: Ready to Change the Story

Communications • January 21, 2015

Republican Leadership Press Conference “We agree with the President: middle-class families are struggling right now. And that’s exactly why they need to be empowered. They need to be empowered with lower taxes, fewer costs, and a simpler, fairer tax code. “ Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) Conference …

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#SOTU Republican Address

Communications • January 20, 2015

Tonight at 9:00 p.m. ET, President Obama will deliver the 93rd State of the Union Address. Follow along with the action at GOP.gov/SOTU. Find your Representative on Facebook and Twitter for live updates directly from them! Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) will be delivering the Republican Address following State of the Union: Americans voted for change, and …

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College Affordability: Free Tuition Misses the Mark

Rep. Luke Messer • January 16, 2015

Policymaking is problem solving.  Our principles and priorities come together to find solutions that make life better for all Americans. Truthfully, our nation’s higher education system is in need of some real problem solving. Skyrocketing costs are pricing lower and middle-income Americans out of the market.  And, many who graduate do so with insurmountable debt.  …

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10 Questions: Rep. Doug Collins

Communications • January 16, 2015

America’s New Congress is filled with hundreds of Members and thousands of stories. Each week, GOP.gov will introduce you to a new House Republican with “10 Questions.” This week’s Featured Member is Rep. Doug Collins, who represents Georgia’s 9th Congressional District in the state’s Northeast. He was born and raised there. In Congress, Rep. Collins serves …

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Points of View

Communications • January 15, 2015

It was a big week for House Republicans — through paper and television they discussed the future of cybersecurity, America’s trade agenda, job creation, and defunding the President’s Executive Order. Check out what they had to say below! House Committee of Armed Services Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) “Mac Speaks With CNN About Terrorist Hack of Military“ CNN …

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Building the LNG Infrastructure We Need

Rep. Mike Pompeo • January 14, 2015

Americans depend on natural gas to go about our daily lives.  Over half the homes in the U.S. are heated by natural gas.  When companies require high temperatures for manufacturing processes, they turn to natural gas in order to reduce air pollution emissions.  Common household products such as paper, trash bags, even medicines all employ …

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Security

3 Things to Know About the House Homeland Bill

Rep. Bob Goodlatte • January 14, 2015

President Obama has embarked on some of the biggest executive power grabs in American history by unilaterally rewriting our nation’s immigration laws. These actions ignore the will of the American people, who voted in November to change the way Washington operates, and flout the Constitution. If we don’t stop President Obama’s executive overreach on immigration, …

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Your Future, Your Priorities, Your Congress

Communications • January 13, 2015

Republican Leadership Press Conference January 13, 2015 “And we want you to have a better future – not matter where you are from, or how much money you have, or what challenges you may face. Your future is yours. And your priorities are ours.” Participants: Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Majority Leader-elect Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Majority Whip-elect …

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What We’re Doing for the 8.7 Million Still Unemployed

Communications • January 9, 2015

Today the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its monthly report on the status of the American workforce. The report outlines how many Americans remain unemployed, the status of wages, and how many people are part of the labor force. The good news from the December report? 252,000 jobs were added, and the unemployment rate went down to 5.6%. …

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10 Questions: Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler

Communications • January 9, 2015

America’s New Congress is filled with hundreds of Members and thousands of stories. Each week, GOP.gov will introduce you to a new House Republican with “10 Questions.” This week’s Featured Member is Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, who represents Washington’s 3rd Congressional District. She serves on the House Committees on Appropriations and Small Business. In the summer …

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In The News

McMorris Rodgers: Fighting For a Future That Empowers You, Not Washington

January 22, 2015

“We believe in an open, organic, bottom-up vision for the future. A future that empowers you – not Washington – with more jobs, better wages, …

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McMorris Rodgers: Making 21st Century Solutions a Priority

January 22, 2015

“This bill epitomizes the solutions we will continue to pass – solutions that will lower every-day costs, create jobs, and strengthen our economy. It’s time …

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McMorris Rodgers: Standing Up for Life

January 22, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement today after the House passed H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer …

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Rep. Curbelo to Deliver Republican Spanish-Language Address

January 15, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today announced that U.S. Representative Carlos Curbelo (R-FL) will deliver the Spanish-Language Republican Address to the Nation …

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McMorris Rodgers: Cutting Burdensome Regulation and Watering the Roots of Economic Growth

January 15, 2015

“While many of these regulations were intended for Wall Street, their victim has become Main Street.” WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris …

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