Category Archives: Capitol Hill Updates

Senator Scott Slams Democrats’ Tax-and-Spend Policies in Floor Speech, Senate Banking Hearing

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-S.C.) questioned Chairman Powell and Secretary Yellen on the Biden administration’s harmful economic plans, and he took to the Senate floor to discuss how the Democrats’ $3.5 trillion tax-and-spend bill would harm the American Dream and stifle economic opportunity. On defending the American Dream … “What we’re talking about today is not about […]


WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined Republican Conference Vice Chair Mike Johnson (R-La.), House Budget Committee Ranking Member Jason Smith (R-Mo.), House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-Texas), and Congresswoman Beth Van Duyne (R-Texas) at today’s leadership press stakeout to urge President Biden to abandon his reckless $5.5 trillion socialist […]

Weekly House of Representatives’ Schedule 9/27/21

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 27TH MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27TH AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK On Monday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m. On Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 […]

Vice Chairman Johnson Leads Series of Republican Floor Speeches on the House Democrats’ Push for Abortion On Demand Until Birth

WASHINGTON, September 23, 2021 — United States Representative Mike Johnson (LA-04) led a series of Republican speeches Wednesday evening on the House floor regarding the House Democrats’ radical pro-abortion legislation. “You’ll hear a lot tonight about the Democrats’ ‘Abortion on Demand Until Birth’ legislation… one of the darkest, most brazen, most extreme bills ever brought to […]

Lankford Stands Up Against Biden Administration for Conscience Rights and Privacy

WASHINGTON, DC – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) participated in a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Wednesday to consider the nominations of Christi Grimm to be Inspector General for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Neil MacBride to be General Counsel for the Department of the Treasury. During his questioning Lankford defended Americans’ […]

Senator McConnell: Efforts to Repackage Failed Election Takeover Bills Will Meet Same Fate

‘This latest version is only a compromise in the sense that the center-left compromised with the far left… The substance is not really changing. And so neither will the result.’ WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks on the Senate floor on Tuesday regarding Democrats’ federal election takeover: “Last week, […]

Rep. Zeldin Statement on House Democrats Removing Iron Dome Funding from Government Funding Measure

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus and a United States Army veteran, released the following statement this evening after House Democrats caved to progressives and removed funding for Israel’s Iron Dome from government funding legislation: “The Iron Dome exists to […]

Democrats’ Reckless Taxing and Spending Spree Meant to Turn Temporary Pandemic into Permanent Socialism

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding the Democrats’ reckless tax and spending spree: “Over the past year and a half, senior Democratic leaders decided the upheaval and hardship of a once-in-a-century pandemic was really a chance to justify radical, left-wing change. […]

Weekly House of Representatives’ Schedule 9/20/21

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 20TH   MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH On Monday, the House will meet at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m. Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules: 1) H.R.     – Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2021(Sponsored by Rep. Frank Mrvan / Veterans’ Affairs Committee) 2) S. […]

Sen. Rick Scott: Democrats’ Socialist Agenda & Tax Increases Will Kill the American Dream

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Rick Scott, a member of the Senate Budget Committee, released the below statement on Congressional Democrats’ attempts to impose the largest tax increase on American families and businesses in decades. Senator Rick Scott said, “Joe Biden and Democrats in Washington are shameless. Once again, they have shown they will do anything it […]