House Republican Budget Offers a Better Way Forward

Rep. Diane Black • March 18, 2015

Rep. Diane Black (R-TN) represents Tennessee’s 6th Congressional District in the House of Representatives. Today she released the following op-ed, also published in Red Alert Politics. Long before I served on the House Budget Committee, I got a crash course in budgeting 101 as a single, working mom. Those years of bringing up three children on a …

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Accountability

It’s Time to Ensure EPA Bases Regulations on Public Data

Rep. Lamar Smith • March 18, 2015

The Environmental Protection Agency, like every other government institution, should be accountable to the American people. Everyone agrees that we need to protect our environment, but we should do so in a way that is honest and relies on good science. The EPA is moving forward with new, multi-billion dollar air quality regulations that are …

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Jobs > Health Care > Security > Budget

A Balanced Budget for a Stronger America (in GIFs)

Communications • March 17, 2015

Today the House Budget Committee released “A Balanced Budget for a Stronger America.”  It’s a plan to rein in Washington’s reckless spending, promote a healthy economy, protect our nation, and save and strengthen vital programs like Medicare for today’s seniors and tomorrow’s retirees. Here’s how we do it: Our proposal balances the budget in 10 years without raising …

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Google Hangout: Budget Chairman Tom Price

Communications • March 17, 2015

Earlier today, House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price and Rep. Rob Woodall discussed ‘A Balanced Budget for a Stronger America‘ — the FY2016 House Budget. Watch below: For more info, visit budget.house.gov. 

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Honoring our Heroes: Face-to-Face

Communications • March 13, 2015

It’s been a scandal-plagued year for the Department of Veterans Affairs. Secret wait-lists have led to deaths, delays, and unacceptable treatment for those who put their lives on the line to protect our freedom. Sometimes lost in the noise are the lives of the veterans themselves – whether it be a veteran of Iraq coping with Post Traumatic Stress …

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Opportunities > Empowerment > 10 Questions

10 Questions: Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA)

Communications • March 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. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, who represents the 5th Congressional District of Washington. Rep. McMorris Rodgers is in her second term as Chair of the House …

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Opportunities > Empowerment > Education

Congress in the Classroom

Communications • March 12, 2015

When in Washington, D.C., House Republicans have regularly used digital technology to connect with students of all ages back home.  Just two weeks ago, Rep. Rick Allen held a Google Hangout to answer questions from students at Emanuel County Institute in Twin City, GA. But nothing beats real-life Congress in the Classroom. This week, several House Republicans visited …

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Points of View

Communications • March 11, 2015

This week, House Republicans set their sights on solutions — solutions to cut the red tape strangling small businesses, alternatives to the President’s broken health care law, and ensuring American families are safe and secure at home and abroad. Read and watch below for this week’s Points of View! Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA) “Denham Discusses Netanyahu’s Address” Telemundo, Enfoque …

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Gowdy on Clinton’s Press Conference: ‘More Questions Than Answers’

Communications • March 10, 2015

This afternoon, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton defended her use of a private e-mail account during her four years at the State Department. “Looking back it would have been better to use separate phones and two separate e-mail accounts,” Clinton said in front of reporters at the United Nations.  “I thought one (mobile) device would be simpler. …

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This Week in 5 Videos

Communications • March 6, 2015

The Israeli Prime Minister’s joint meeting of Congress – among many other things – made this an historic week on Capitol Hill. The House advanced VA reform; the Supreme Court began oral arguments on King v. Burwell; and the American people are anxiously awaiting the release of Hillary Clinton’s not-so-private emails. Here are 5 videos …

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McMorris Rodgers: Empowering Middle Class Families to Succeed

April 16, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement today after the House passed H.R. 622, the State and Local …

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McMorris Rodgers: Demanding Honesty and Fairness at the IRS

April 16, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement today after the House passed nine bills that will address …

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McMorris Rodgers: Making the American Dream A Reality for Everyone

April 15, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement today after the House passed two bills to reduce the …

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McMorris Rodgers: Certainty for American Seniors, Children, and Families

March 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement today after the House passed H.R. 2, the Medicare Access …

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McMorris Rodgers: A Budget That Makes People’s Lives Better

March 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement today after the House passed the FY 2016 Budget Resolution, …

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