RSS & API
Get the details on the House Republican Plan for America's Job Creators
Missouri's 4th District
Votes & Legislation
Follow @rephartzler on Twitter »
It's always great to have visitors from
, but here's a brief virtual tour if you haven't been out!
It's always great to have visitors from
, but if you can't make it out, here's a quick view of the office:
If you believe the
targeted you for your political beliefs, you can report it here:
We just paused for a moment of silence and prayer for the people of Moore, OK. Today marks 2-years since the Joplin, MO, tornado, as well.
The most transparent administration ever?
ICYMI: My amendment to
passed last week in committee.
assistance fire chief sent to
, rest of MO TF-1 may be joining soon. Thank you to all our first responders.
I've heard Johnson and Pettis Co. had wind damage this evening. No one hurt, thankfully. Any other damage you know of in the 4th?
My prayers are with the people of Oklahoma who have suffered so much with the tornadoes. Am praying for safety for MO-4 as storms continue.
My weekly newsletter is out!
Severe weather moved through the 4th last night. 2 of our small trees in the pasture snapped. Parts of Bates Co. are w/o power. Are you ok?
Heading to the Walk for Life which raises money for our local crisis pregnancy center that helps young moms and their children. Great cause.
Just voted to repeal
and its 21 new taxes, projected up to 400% increase in premiums, 10,000 new IRS agents, & 159 new govn. bds.
Honored to speak at a reception honoring Tuskegee Airman Col. McGee. A true patriot.
: Proud to introduce w/@
HR1986 and take action against military sexual assault http:…
Can we trust the
? House will vote to repeal this
. RT if you agree.
Am presiding over Morning Hour in the U.S. House of Representatives right now. You can watch on C-SPAN.
just co-sponsored my bipartisan bill to stop DOD policy hurting
The President must take ownership of reprehensible scandal at
. Americans deserve better from their government.
The House Ag Committee just passed my amendment to eliminate the duplicative catfish inspection program to save taxpayers $160 million.
division that targeted conservatives got $42k in bonuses. Unacceptable. House will cont. to investigate
Great to see you! RT @
Do you trust the gov't? New Facebook poll on
, and AP hacking. RT and share w/ friends
Problem: gov't too big for
to control. Solution: make the gov't bigger? RT if this doesn't make sense to you
Am about to vote on a good amendment which will require an impact analysis to be done on new EPA regulations that impact agriculture.
Getting ready to take up the Farm Bill in Ag Committee. With 75 amendments it will be a long day but it is so important for the US consumer.
Obama and allies think there's always money in the banana stand. It's Arrested Economic Development.
regs keep stacking up, and there's more to come. Tmrw House will vote for
to stop the
: POTUS’s record and rhetoric on trusting the federal gov’t do NOT line up. RT & SHARE this graphic:
Pleased the FAA will keep Columbia control tower and others open. This is a victory for the traveling public.
is too complicated, beyond comprehension. RT if you agree ->
Just heard Kermit Gosnell has been found guilty of first-degree murder. The jury got this right. He is a monster who killed newborn babies.
ICYMI: I am leading a bipartisan effort to repeal a duplicative and wasteful government program.
Weekly newsletter is now online. I discuss
and providing for working families. Read it here:
Our cat thought the bird was interesting! The bird was not deterred!
A Baltimore Oriole liked our window yesterday!
Gorgeous day in MO-4! Two deer in our yard this morning. Heading to Vernon & Barton Co. A lot of corn will be planted today-finally!
Happy Mother's Day to all MO-4 moms! I am so thankful for my mother, Virginia Zellmer, for her love & example of faith & family devotion.
Our neighbor has a pretty hawthorn tree in bloom--Missouri's official state flower.
Read my statement on the IRS admitting to inappropriately targeting conservative groups:
Just got a copy of the Farm Bill draft --576 pages! Have a lot of reading before next Wednesday's mark up.
The employer and employee would both have to enter into a contract. It's
. It's optional, not required.
Next week @
will begin markup on the
. Brief video overview of what the bill will do:
ICYMI: My op-ed on the Working Families Flexibility Act from the Boonville Daily News. Read here:
It must be polka dot day! Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito (WV) and I had fun taking this pic before votes.
Yesterday I voted for the Working Families Flexibility Act, because it's
The azaleas are gorgeous around the Capitol this spring-pinks, purple, white. Feel so honored to fight for MO-4 here.
Getting ready to participate in the "George Washington: A Man of Prayer" event in Statuary Hall in the Capitol.
committee hearing on
whistleblowers about to gavel into session
Part of her vision is to lay the groundwork for enduring peace on the Korean Peninsula & over time for reunification.
"Let me express-on behalf of the people of the Republic if Korea-our profound gratitude to America's veterans." Pres. Park Guen-hye
Am about to hear the President of the Republic if Korea, Park Geun-Hye, in a Joint Session of Congress. Will be a timely address.
Our workforce has changed. Isn't it time for the law to change as well?
Today I also spoke on the positive impact the Working Families Flexibility Act will have on
Poll: What would you do with
if you could take paid time off for working overtime?
Spoke on the House floor in favor of the Working Families Flexibility Act. It's
, you decide how to use it.
Am presiding over the House right now.
Just had the privilege of welcoming 100 veterans from Central MO on an Honor Flight to the WW II monument. We can't thank them enough.
Tomorrow's a big hearing in House Oversight Committee with whistleblowers on what happened in
. We must get to the bottom of this!
bill changes outdated law, allows employers to offer choice of cash or comp time for overtime. Learn more htt…
What would you do with
We will continue to find the truth about what happened in Benghazi last year.
Reminder: Henry County Staff Listening Post, May 7. More info:
Reminder: Harrisonville Office Open House, May 7. More info:
Reminder: Johnson County Staff Listening Post, May 7. More info:
has saved taxpayers more than $400M on House operations. Keeping our
USDA could support rural development, or waste money on duplicative programs. Let's
Good to see President Obama sign the FAA bill today to ensure there's no need to furlough controllers or close contract towers in Columbia.
Well, it looks like we won't get in the fields again this week due to more rain....and snow!? This global warming is crazy!
Tomorrow: Howard County Staff Listening Post. More info:
Announcing a Harrisonville Office Open House, May 7. More info:
Announcing a Henry County Staff Listening Post, May 7. More info:
Announcing a Johnson County Staff Listening Post, May 7. More info:
Today is the National Day of Prayer! With the challenges our nation is facing it is encouraging to see so many praying now. 2Chronicles 7:14
Join me in praying for our great nation
I enjoyed getting on campus of my alma mater, MU, today to discuss defense research. Jesse Hall is alive w/ spring.
winners and participants in Columbia. Great to see her!
Want to see all of the 2013 art submissions? You can view them here:
The winner of the 2013 Congressional Art Competition is Jessica Houke! Thank you to all our participants!
Pics from @
visit up on Facebook. Check them out here:
catfish inspection program is wasteful & duplicative.
to save taxpayer $. http:/…
Glad to be there! RT @
: Glad to have @
If you don't already receive my e-newsletter, you can sign up here:
My most recent e-newsletter is available on my website. Come check it out!
Heading to Columbia today. I love all the colors of spring across the 4th. Lime green, white dogwoods, lavender of redbuds and henbit.
ICYMI:Last night I spoke at Ft. Leonard Wood on the importance of keeping the units currently stationed there. Video:
Proudly attended a Fort Leonard Wood listening session on poss. troop reductions. Will continue to fight for FLW.
event is great fun, tornado preparation is serious. More info:
Art competition winner will be announced this Wednesday. Check out the submission, and like or share your favs.
The submission for the 2013 Congressional Art Competition are available on my Facebook page.
is doing great work highlighting
. Here are some interesting facts:
. RT and create an EF-5 tornado inside the @
offices. Watch here:
Listen in at 8:35 at 710 AM KCMO interview with Greg Knapp.
Am about to go on the air with Greg Knapp, KCMO 710 radio. Listen in!
Another gorgeous picture from earlier this week around the Capitol. Have a great weekend. Spring is on the way.
Video of the full discussion:
ICYMI: Yesterday I led colleagues in a discussion on our Second Amendment rights. Opening speech:
Am voting on a bill to force the FAA to reprioritize their $ to prevent furloughs of air traffic cont.s and reopen contract control towers.
Serving With (Other Republicans in Missouri
Republicans in Congress
GOP Job Bank
GOP Resume Bank
About the Conference
RSS & API
Are We in Session?