Category Archives: Capitol Hill Updates

Rep. Zeldin Statement on Terrorist Attack in Israel Injuring Four New Yorkers

PATCHOGUE, NY – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus and one of two Jewish Republicans in Congress, just issued the following statement after a terrorist attack in Israel by a gunman, with previous ties to Palestinian groups, wounded eight people, including four […]

Senator Rubio Champions Families In American Principles Project Report

The American Principles Project released a report titled “Top 25 Threats to the American Family” beginning with a letter from U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL).   “Healthy families are at the core of any strong society. Ancient tradition, modern social science, and common sense all agree on this. And yet today, family life is under attack from […]

Senator Scott, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Solidify U.S. Sanctions on Iran

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Tim Scott (R-S.C.), Maggie Hassan (D-N.H.), Bill Hagerty (R-Tenn.), and Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) introduced the Solidify Iran Sanctions Act (SISA) to make the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 permanent. With Iran continuing to pursue a nuclear weapon and carrying out malign activity in the Middle East, our sanctions regime is our best […]

Senator McConnell: Democrats Cheer 8.5% Inflation That Is Crushing Americans

LOUISVILLE, KY – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) issued the following statement this afternoon regarding inflation: “Only these reckless Washington Democrats could see another month of crushing 8.5% inflation and try to spin it as a win for themselves. “Prices keep skyrocketing upward at historic rates. Democrats have hammered working families with the […]

Senators Lankford, Scott Empower Parents to Address Kids’ Learning Setbacks from COVID-19 School Closures

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) joined Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) to introduce the Raising Expectations with Child Opportunity Vouchers for Educational Recovery (RECOVER) Act to empower parents to solve the learning loss crisis facing today’s students. Joining Lankford and Scott in introducing the legislation were Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL), Tommy Tuberville (R-AL), Rick Scott (R-FL), […]

Senator Scott Introduces Bill to Empower Parents to Solve the Learning Loss Crisis

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-S.C.) introduced the Raising Expectations with Child Opportunity Vouchers for Educational Recovery (RECOVER) Act to empower parents to solve the learning loss crisis facing today’s students. “States and school districts have only spent a fraction of the education funds they received through the Democrats’ American Rescue Plan — leaving […]

New Senator Rubio Video Slams Military’s Woke Recruitment Strategy

A new video puts the military’s recruitment strategy under a microscope as every branch of the U.S. military struggles to meet recruiting goals. “No one should be surprised. The Democrat Party, legacy media, and major U.S. corporations spent years calling America evil. Why would anyone sign up to put their life on the line for an evil nation? “Rather […]

Senator Blackburn On Fox: Parents Are Preparing For New Challenges This Back To School Season

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn published a Parents’ Guide To Acing Back To School 2022 for moms and dads interested in learning how to tackle the issues their students face in and out of the classroom – including drugs, woke policies, online predators, and politically motivated curriculum.   Sen. Marsha Blackburn’s back-to-school tips include warnings for parents […]

Senator Lankford Wants to Ensure Faith-based Nonprofits Can Serve Equally alongside Secular Entities

WASHINGTON, DC – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) today joined Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and their colleagues to introduce the LIFTing Local Communities Act to make it easier for faith-based organizations to apply for, and receive, government grants and other types of funding without fear of arbitrary religious limitations and vindictive litigation. Faith-based organizations are some of our nation’s best social […]

Senator McConnell: Democrats’ Inflation Bill Will Cut Jobs and Wages But Not Inflation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding Democrats’ Reckless Taxing and Spending Spree:     “Democrats have had a tough few days rolling out their latest reckless taxing and spending spree. “It turns out that proposing huge, job-killing tax hikes and more […]