Mia Love: Celebrating women as public servants

COMMUNICATIONS • March 18, 2016

This Women’s History Month, trailblazer Mia Love, a Utah Congresswoman serving her first term in office, talks about the often thankless work women bring to public service. In her recent op-ed published online for The Daily Caller, Love writes: “Throughout history, and without fanfare, women have fought in our wars, teachers have inspired our youth, …

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McMorris Rodgers Statement on Defending Article I Against President’s Executive Orders

COMMUNICATIONS • March 17, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement after the House passed a resolution authorizing Speaker Paul Ryan to file an amicus brief in the Supreme Court case United States v. Texas, addressing President Obama’s executive actions on immigration. “The American people are demanding an Administration committed to carrying out the …

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McMorris Rodgers Statement on the Formal Designation of ISIS’s Atrocities as Genocide

COMMUNICATIONS • March 17, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) applauded the Obama administration’s decision to formally designate ISIS’s violence against Middle Eastern Christians, Yazidis, and Shiite Muslims as genocide and pressed the administration to help U.S. allies put an end to these horrific acts of genocide and crime against humanity. “Today the Obama administration has finally acknowledged …

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Rep. Renee Ellmers Shares the One Piece of Advice That’s Inspired Her Throughout Her Career

Communications • March 17, 2016

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-NC) dreamed of a career focused on creating opportunities that improved the lives of others while finding immediate solutions to the problems they face. This dream led to her successful pursuit of a career in nursing. Little did she know, several years later, she would be serving in the People’s House — still driven by those very same …

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Rep. Martha McSally and Senator Joni Ernst Wage Battle for Women Airforce Service Pilots

Communications • March 16, 2016

This Women’s History Month, we celebrate women who have blazed the trail as well as those who continue making history for the next generation. But as Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ) and Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) have seen, there’s one celebration that’s been quite the battle: The fight over whether or not World War II Women Airforce Service …

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In Dallas Morning News, Rep. McMorris Rodgers and Rep. Issa on what Washington, D.C. can Learn from Technology Innovators

Conference Press • March 16, 2016

With the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) festival wrapping up its interactive sessions this week, House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) and Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) share their take on how to make our government more “open, responsive and transparent.” “It’s important for lawmakers to take the time to hear from innovators,” they write. “If only Congress paid more …

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People’s House Condemns ISIS & Assad Crimes Against Humanity

Communications • March 16, 2016

The Obama administration has less than 24 hours to decide whether or not it will declare the atrocities being committed by ISIS and Syrian President Bashar Al Assad are genocide. Both ISIS and Assad are responsible for barbaric acts, including the targeting and killing of religious and ethnic groups. While the world waits for the administration’s …

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Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: “Surely, I thought, there must have been more”

COMMUNICATIONS • March 16, 2016

“When I was first elected to Congress, I didn’t know that I had become the first Hispanic woman. It wasn’t my goal to be the first because surely, I thought, there must have been more.” As we celebrate Women’s History Month, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen shares this and more in her latest op-ed published on SheKnows.com. “Education …

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McMorris Rodgers Statement on the Supreme Court Nomination

COMMUNICATIONS • March 16, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after President Obama announced his nominee for the Supreme Court. “The American people aren’t going to settle for business as usual in 2016,” said McMorris Rodgers. “They’re rightly frustrated by the fear of losing their voice, their power, in our system of government. …

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Common SENSE (Act) Energy Solutions

COMMUNICATIONS • March 15, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 3797, the Satisfying Energy Needs and Saving the Environment (SENSE) Act. “As we stand for proper stewardship of our earth, Republicans have long pushed for a true all-of-the-above energy policy,” McMorris Rodgers said. “However, America’s job creators are …

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McMorris Rodgers Statement on the FDA’s Final Rules on Menu Labeling

May 3, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the publication of its …

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Top Three (Plus One) “Must-Knows” For Your Monday

May 2, 2016

Here in the People’s House, we’ve been hard at work championing efforts that empower every American to pursue their own dreams and make their own …

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McMorris Rodgers Applauds Passage of SOAR Act Reauthorization

April 29, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the House passed the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Reauthorization Act …

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McMorris Rodgers Celebrates Long Overdue Updates to Electronic Privacy

April 27, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the House passed the Email Privacy Act (H.R. 699). The bill, introduced …

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Yoder Leads Effort to Update Email Privacy Laws

April 27, 2016

A lot has changed since 1986. Cabbage Patch Dolls have been replaced by Webkinz. We can now communicate in seconds with people around the world …

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