Washington - america's rice farmers can celebrate today after iraq agreed to purchase a whopping 90,000 metric tons - or 200 million pounds - of rice from the united states, thanks in part to lobbying from congressman ralph abraham, md, r-alto, and other members of congress. Washington dc --us rep al lawson released the following statement regarding hurricane matthew:hurricane michael is heading towards the florida panhandle and is predicted to make landfall as a major category 3 storm as early as tuesday night. The united states congress has an upper chamber called the senate and a lower chamber called the house of representatives (or house for short) which share the responsibilities of the legislative process to create federal statutory law. Washington, dc - congressman drew ferguson (r-ga) released the following statement on the death of senator john mccain: senator john mccain was a true american hero who devoted his life to serving his country. Congressman dan kildee (mi-05) released the following statement on the westboro baptist church demonstrations planned for friday in grand blanc and flint.
Shelby township, mi - today, congressman paul mitchell (mi-10) released the following statement after president donald trump signed into law hr 302, the faa reauthorization act of 2018, a five-year reauthorization of the federal aviation administration (faa. The numbers below are the current us debts and each american's share of it they're big numbers, and i'm fighting to stop the out-of-control spending and impose some common-sense fiscal discipline on the federal government. Constituent services i want to serve my constituents in any way i can whether you need help with a federal agency, are trying to find out if federal grants are available for your project, or are considering applying to a service academy.
Liz cheney serves as wyoming's lone member of congress in the us house of representatives she was first elected in 2016, on a platform of pursuing conservative solutions to help create jobs, cut taxes and regulation, expand america's energy, mining and ag industries and restoring america's strength and power in the world. Congressman tom suozzi is among the members of congress pushing for immigration reform in the wake of a family-separation policy that was widely condemned. Faso statement on judge kavanaugh confirmation process october 5, 2018 washington, dc - congressman faso (r-kinderhook) today made the following statement. Contact congressman green welcome to the on-line office for congressman al green please visit the contact me page to contact al electronically or click on the office location nearest you for details.
Top news house approves appropriations package critical to new jersey 9/26/18 washington, dc - today, the house of representatives gave bipartisan approval to the conference report to hr 615. (washington, dc) - congressman jamie raskin (md-08) today applauded the inclusion of several airplane noise mitigation provisions in the federal aviation administration reauthorization act of 2018 (faa reauthorization act), which was signed into law on october 5th. Washington, dc -- congressman darrell issa issued the following statement reacting to today's report from the department of justice's (doj) inspector general. Stay connected use the form below to sign up for my newsletter and get the latest news and updates directly to your inbox.
House passes congressman norman's bill to improve veterans' services through big data september 27, 2018 washington, dc - congressman ralph norman (sc-05) sponsored hr 6398, the department of energy veterans' health initiative act - which the house has unanimously passed this week. Congressman marshall has successfully led an effort to protect vulnerable patients from abusive behavior by air ambulance companies in both kansas and across the country emergency patients are being slammed with crippling and unforeseen bills from air ambulance companies who refuse to contract with the most common health insurance providers. Also referred to as a congressman or congresswoman, each representative is elected to a two-year term serving the people of a specific congressional district the number of voting representatives in the house is fixed by law at no more than 435, proportionally representing the population of the 50.
Banks gives principal speech at uss indiana commissioning october 1, 2018 congressman jim banks (in-03) delivered the principal speech at the us navy's commissioning of the uss indiana on saturday in port canaveral, florida. Telephone town hall congressman connolly is a strong advocate of telephone town meetings, noting that it gives thousands of constituents an opportunity to participate. Congressman scott perry discusses his legislation, hr 6374, the fit act, which helps streamline character and fitness standards at the department of homeland security. The house just passed rep taylor's resolution in support of increased computer science education in american classrooms click above to learn more.
Gilbert, arizona - this week, congressman andy biggs introduced the freedom for farmers act to abolish the department of health and human services' (hhs) agency of toxic substances and disease registry (atsdr) within one year of enactment while ensuring that critical public health safeguards are preserved. Montana congressman greg gianforte spoke on the house floor about the good things happening in our economy and the benefits montanans are enjoying from tax reform. Congressman paul ryan breaks ground at foxconn development first district congressman and house speaker paul ryan (r-wi) today released the following statement after breaking ground at the location of foxconn's 20 million-square-foot facility in racine county. Our veterans, service members, and their families have endured tremendous hardships and made significant sacrifices in their fight to preserve the freedom of the united states.