Category Archives: Capitol Hill Updates

Senator Lankford, HSGAC Republicans Demand Details on Illegal PPP Loans to Planned Parenthood Affiliates

WASHINGTON, DC – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) joined Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) and Republican members of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC) to demand information from Small Business Administration Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman regarding Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans that were illegally obtained and received by Planned Parenthood affiliates across the United States. “On […]

Sen. Rick Scott: President Biden’s Agenda Devastates America, His Confusion & Lies Only Make Things Worse

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following reports that U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) declined at a 1.4% annualized rate, Senator Rick Scott issued the following statement in response to Joe Biden’s confused lies about his plan to rescue America and the president’s failed agenda.   Senator Rick Scott said, “Today, in response to a horrific GDP report showing 1.4% […]

Senator McConnell: Democrats Who Fueled Inflation Now Want Giant Tax Hikes

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding inflation: “Runaway inflation is crushing working American families on Democrats’ watch. “The share of Americans who say the economy is our most important problem hasn’t been this high since the last time Democrats controlled the White House. […]

Rep. Roy pushes for answers as Texas school district stonewalls on racist social experiment for fifth graders

WASHINGTON—On Wednesday, Rep. Chip Roy (TX-21) sent a follow-up letter to Texas’ Northside Independent School District (NISD) demanding answers on why teachers subjected fifth-grade children to a radical racial social experiment without parental consent. NISD has not responded to Rep. Roy’s letter dated March 17, 2022, regarding reports that teachers at Leon Spring Elementary School in […]

House Republicans File Discharge Petition for Steube Bill to Protect Women’s Sports

WASHINGTON— U.S. Representative Greg Steube (FL-17) and Republican Study Committee Chairman Jim Banks filed a discharge petition on Tuesday for Rep. Steube’s bill, H.R.426, the Protection of Women and Girls in Sports Act of 2021. Rep. Steube’s legislation ensures that women and girls are allowed a fair playing field in competitive sports by ensuring that school […]

Senator McConnell: Democrats’ Runaway Spending Fueled Runaway Prices Facing Families

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks on Monday on the Senate floor regarding inflation: “The Senate reconvenes today after Passover and Easter to begin a new work period. But unfortunately, the biggest problem facing the American people is the still same as it has been all year […]

Senator Lankford Releases Government Waste Report

CLICK HERE to download a copy of Federal Fumbles, Vol. 6.  WASHINGTON, DC – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) has announced the sixth volume of his federal waste book, Federal Fumbles: Ways the government dropped the ball. The report highlights waste and inefficiency in the federal government and offers solutions and recommendations for long-term changes that need to […]


What’s Important     Select Subcommittee Widens COVID Origins Probe: Last week, Republican Whip and Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis Ranking Member Steve Scalise (R-La.) and House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.), joined by Select Subcommittee Republican lawmakers, called on Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra to launch an investigation […]

Weekly House of Representatives’ Schedule 4/25/22

WEEK OF APRIL 25TH MONDAY, APRIL 25TH On Monday, no votes are expected in the House. TUESDAY, APRIL 26TH 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. 6445 – Small Business Development Centers Improvement Act of 2022 (Sponsored […]

Senator Tim Scott: Speech on the Future of the GOP at the Reagan Library

WASHINGTON – On Tuesday night, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-S.C.) delivered a speech on the future of the Republican Party at the Reagan Library. He discussed his personal story and the struggles that have put him on the path to conservatism and outlined his vision for education, the economy, and more. The Ronald Reagan Presidential […]