Points of View

Communications • February 18, 2015

Solutions are grown from the ground up — whether it’s affordable college, enhanced cybersecurity, or a strong economy — and House Republicans understand that. This week, Members wrote and spoke about the need for solutions that center around the people and places we represent, not Washington, D.C. Watch and read below! Rep. Diane Black (R-TN) “Rep. …

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Security > DHS funding

Executive Action Isn’t the Answer: What We’re Saying

Communications • February 17, 2015

Just after midnight Tuesday morning, President Obama’s executive action on immigration was struck down by a Federal Judge in Texas. Here’s what House Republicans are saying about the court’s decision: Pres. Obama said at least 22 times he didn’t have the authority to do what he did on #immigration. No surprise at least one court agrees. …

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Accountability > The Constitution | Valentine's Day

Dear Constitution: A Love Poem

Communications • February 14, 2015

Love is in the air, right? And we can’t help but think about the things we love the most. From our families, the people and places we represent, and the wonderful country we are honored to serve — we have a lot of Valentines. This year, we’re sending our love to a document we hold …

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This Week in 5 Videos

Communications • February 13, 2015

Another productive week in America’s New Congress. The House passed a number of bills to create jobs, create certainty for small businesses, and grow an Opportunity Economy. Here are 5 videos that summarize the work of the House this week: On Tuesday, the House reauthorized funding for NASA, providing Americans with unlimited opportunity and boundless possibility. …

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10 Questions: Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX)

Communications • February 13, 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. John Ratcliffe, who represents the 4th Congressional District of Texas. Rep. Ratcliffe serves on the House Committees on Homeland Security and Judiciary. On the Homeland Security …

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Security > MIAs | Military heroes | POWs

Looking Back on a Triumphant Return Home

Communications • February 12, 2015

42 years ago,  Rep. Sam Johnson returned to the arms of his high school sweetheart after nearly seven years of captivity and torture in North Vietnam. Congressman Johnson served 29 years in the United States Air Force, in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars. But in April 1966 during a night combat mission with the 433rd …

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Incentivizing Charity to Feed the Hungry

Rep. Tom Reed • February 12, 2015

We as Americans care deeply about those in need; it is ingrained in our culture to give and to give often. We are among the most charitable nation in the world, and it is only fair that we continue to incentivize that good neighbor aspect that many Americans hold dear. America is in many ways …

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Republicans Say “Yes” to American Energy

Communications • February 11, 2015

“We voted to create over 40,000 American jobs. We voted for energy innovation and independence. And we voted to say ‘yes’ to American Energy.” Bicameral Keystone XL Pipeline Press Rally February 11, 2015 Participants: House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) House Committee on …

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Points of View

Communications • February 11, 2015

In response to the President’s Authorization for the Use of Military Force, House Republicans led the discussion about America’s foreign policy strategy and the threat ISIS poses to Americans and the world. Members also addressed domestic issues – such as Obamacare security, the future of our trade policy, and reforming the tax code. Watch and …

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#TimeToBuild

Rep. French Hill • February 11, 2015

Today, the House will pass S. 1, the Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act. This is a significant accomplishment that highlights the common sense solutions that this Congress is focused on achieving. Because of the overwhelming bipartisan and bicameral support, the President’s signing this into law should be a foregone conclusion, capping a long and drawn …

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