Category Archives: Capitol Hill Updates

Sen. Rick Scott in the Washington Examiner: Joe Biden’s Heartless Message on Inflation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In case you missed it, Senator Rick Scott wrote an op-ed for the Washington Examiner in response to President Biden releasing his “Plan to Fight Inflation,” which highlights what Americans have known for well over a year: the president is heartlessly disconnected from the pain his policies have caused families, and he has no idea […]

Senator Mitch McConnell: Soaring Gas Prices, Runaway Energy Costs, and Dependence on China

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding energy: “In 2019, while running for the White House, President Biden made a public promise: ‘I guarantee you we’re going to end fossil fuels.’ “Once in office, he wasted no time starting down that path. And working […]

Weekly House of Representatives’ Schedule 6/6/22

WEEK OF JUNE 6TH MONDAY, JUNE 6TH On Monday, no votes are expected in the House. TUESDAY, JUNE 7TH On Tuesday, 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. 6087 – Improving Access to Workers’ Compensation for Injured Federal […]

Senators Lankford, Daines, 47 Senators to Schumer: We Will Vote to Block Taxpayer Funding for Abortion

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK —Senators James Lankford (R-OK) and Steve Daines (R-MT), today led a letter with 46 other pro-life senators to send a unified message to Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer pledging that they will vote to block any bill that would undermine the Hyde Amendment, which prohibits taxpayer funding for abortion, or any other pro-life protections. “We write to express our unwavering support […]

Rep. Zeldin Statement on Iran Stockpiling Enriched Uranium

PATCHOGUE, NY – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement after the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) revealed that Iran has stockpiled enriched uranium that is more than 18 times the limit laid out in the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA): “The Biden Administration cannot continue […]

Senators Lankford, Johnson, Colleagues Protect American Sovereignty Against World Health Organization

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) joined Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) and their colleagues to introduce the No WHO Pandemic Preparedness Treaty Without Senate Approval Act, which requires that any convention or agreement resulting from the work of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) intergovernmental negotiating body be deemed a treaty, requiring the advice and consent […]

Rep. Roy introduces bill to stop taxpayer dollars in woke ESG funds

WASHINGTON— On Friday, Rep. Roy (TX-21) was joined by 7 Republican colleagues in introducing the “No ESG at TSP Act” to prevent the federal Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) from allowing taxpayer dollars to flow into woke ESG funds. The No ESG at TSP Act would prohibit TSP from allowing participants to invest their retirement savings into funds […]

Sen. Rick Scott Introduces Legislation to Stop Overreach of WHO

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Senator Rick Scott introduced a bill to ensure that the World Health Organization (WHO) cannot unilaterally impose public health restrictions on the United States and violate America’s national sovereignty. The legislation comes as the World Health Assembly meets to consider a “pandemic treaty” that would aim to direct the public health decisions of U.S. […]

Senator Lankford, Bicameral Members Want Immediate Check On Claims Of Fetal Tissue Research at University of Pittsburgh

WASHINGTON, DC – Senators James Lankford (R-OK), Steven Daines (R-MT), and Josh Hawley (R-MO) along with Representatives Chris Smith (R-NJ), Vicky Hartzler (R-MO), Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO), Lisa McClain (R-MI), Mike Kelly (R-PA), and 81 Members of Congress called Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Inspector General (IG) Christi Grimm to conduct an immediate audit into whether the University […]

U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell: “Biden Plan” Has Bought Americans Historic Hardships

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding inflation:     “On the campaign trail, Candidate Biden made some big promises for America’s economic recovery. His campaign published ‘The Biden Plan to revitalize Main Street and invest in small businesses’ and another ‘to give America’s […]