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Stephen Lee Fincher
Tennessee's 8th District
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: "We are overachieving on deficit reduction" VIDEO:
It's simple. Keystone Pipeline = jobs.
On this day in 1788, South Carolina became the 8th state to ratify the Constitution. RT if you love our Constitution!
Earlier, I met w/ students from Christ Classical Academy. Seeing where bills get passed is an invaluable experience.
Congrats to all of the UC Rotary Club scholarship recipients. Proud of these hardworking students:
We are set to vote on Final Passage of
830,000: the no. of barrels of oil the DoE estimates the Keystone pipeline could move per day.
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RT if you're ready for the President to start doing his job.
(h/t Conservative Daily)
: Was just notified the @
proudly supports the
20,000: The no. of jobs TransCanada estimates will be created by the
RT this if you agree it's time we stopped getting our oil from countries that don't like America.
Tornado Watch in effect until 10P CDT for the following TN counties: Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, Mcnairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton & Weakley
Tornado Watch in effect until 10P CDT for the following TN counties: Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette <more in next tweet>
Tornado Watch in effect until 10P CDT for these TN counties: Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry <more in next tweet>
In the wake of the OK storms, it's a comforting reminder that on this day in 1881, Clara Barton founded the Red Cross
Photo: This week the House will act to clear the way for the Keystone XL pipeline in order to create jobs...
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Heavy heart for those in Oklahoma. Praying for those affected.
AgriTalk Radio - Last week I went on Agri Talk to discuss the Farm Bill that passed the House Agriculture...
IRS Commissioner in the know - The IRS commissioner “has known for at least a year that this was going on.”...
Photo: On this day in history, May 20, 1927 Charles Lindberghgunned his engine and took off for the first...
Photo: ? and REBLOG if you think something is not adding up here…
Photo: It breaks my heart to hear of the devastation and lives lost in Oklahoma by the powerful tornadoes...
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On this day in 1967, Charles Lindbergh took off for the 1st solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic.
The IRS commissioner "has known for at least a year that this was going on." What this video:
Congrats to the students @ Dyer County High School. Proud to read of their academic achievements in the @
Last week I discussed the
on AgriTalk radio w/ Mike Adams. Listen to my full interview here:
Photo: On this day in history, May 15, 1962, President Kennedy signed a Congressional Resolution that made...
Photo: Congrats to the Memphis Grizzlies for defeating the Thunder and advancing to the Western Conference...
Farm Bill passes House Ag Cmte - Late last night the House Agriculture Committee approved a bipartisan and...
Photo: On this day in history, May 16, 1842, nearly 100 pioneers set out from Independence, Missouri to the...
One game at a time. RT and show the @
It's National Military Appreciation Month so take a moment to ? RT ? and thank our troops and veterans.
RT if you're sick of broken promises.
Completely and utterly disastrous.
At no time was the Obama Administration aware of what the Obama Administration was doing.
is fully implemented, 30 million people will still be without health insurance.
: good work by @
and all the others on the Farm Bill. Let's hope the Senate doesn't change much!
On this day in 1842, pioneers set out from MO to the NW blazing the trail for thousands of Americans.
Need more doctors?
Complete Utter Disaster
Obama fails America.
costs more $$
Lord help us.
: another darn tax.
: will kill jobs.
Congrats to @
for defeating the Thunder & advancing to the W. Conf Finals! RT if you BELIEVE IN MEMPHIS!!
Read my full statement on the
Going on @
radio right now to talk about the
that made it out of the Ag Cmte late last night.
I'm about to go on air to discuss yesterday's Farm Bill markup on AgriTalk. Listen online HERE:
TN-08's art competition winner is Nithila Ramesh. Excited to see "Need a Little Shut Eye" hanging in the Capitol.
I am so proud of the 2013 Congressional Art Competition participants. Take a look at their hard work HERE:
The Freedom Tower, now the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, serves as a beacon of freedom.
is right: "We have an adventure ahead of us in June"
passes the House Ag Cmte: 36 yeas to 10 nays!
Just voted "aye" for the
with a big smile on my face. Glad we're moving this bill out of committee.
Title 12 closed! Debate has ended on all Titles. Now we're moving on to the final vote on
Happy to support @
in their examination of the IRS' targeting of conservative groups
hearing next week features testimony from Russell George the IG who oversaw report on
Great meeting with a group from @
who represented areas of my district today.
2013 Voted out of Senate Ag Committee yesterday now House Ag Committee on schedule to vote their version tonight
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It's a great way to keep in touch with what's going on.
I've been working on the
markup all day, and it will pick back up tonight. Here's a video from earlier:
markup is on a break right now for a GOP Conference meetings and votes. Will return around 6:30 p.m.
AGRIBUSINESS NEWS: Farm Bill Makes It Through Senate Ag Committee
I said that we have a duty to take care of one another but that we need to know what the role of the Fed Gvmt is in doing that
Amndt 43 in the
does not pass. 17 yeas to 27 nays.
MUCH NEEDED RT @
includes the first reforms to SNAP since Welfare Reform Act of '96 saving more than $20 billion
I hope you're just saying that, but don't actually mean it. It's about providing security to the farmers in our country.
Now on to Title 4: Nutrition.
Title 2 closed. Title 3 also closed.
Thanks for adding my video re:
We're now into Title 2: conservation as the last few amendments were withdrawn.
: Gibbs withdraws his amendment on changing base acres for target prices - will introduce on floor instead
Goodlatte-Scott amendment fails -- 26 to 20.
amendment up for consideration 2strike dairy market stabilization program &replace w/ dairy producer margin insurance program
On this day in 1962, Pres. Kennedy signed a Congressional Resolution that made today Peace Officers Memorial Day.
First block of
amendments pass. That was the easy part.
Quick video before heading upstairs for the
Rep. Peterson wants to see the
markup wrapped up by 3 p.m. -- that sounds like a good plan to me!
Today my staff and I will be live-tweeting the
markup. Tune-in for updates.
Members to follow today during
breaks your heart, doesn't it?
thanks for the follow.
: Resolution filed by @
urges review of abortion practices in light of
don't worry Bill, I do.
hearing is set for Friday. A line has been crossed by the federal government and Americans deserve answers.
I'm afraid you're right. And as more details emerge about how the
targeted conservative groups. . .it's outrageous.
Outraged that the
would use its power to target groups for their political views. Good @
: POTUS’s record and rhetoric on trusting the federal gov’t do NOT line up. RT & SHARE this graphic:
shared this photo with me from a store in TN. Another example of a broken system.
It is way past time we reform our broken and abused SNAP program.
where are you in TN? This is great! Would love to use it!
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