Category Archives: Capitol Hill Updates

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 […]


WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) authored an op-ed for criticizing President Biden for his out-of-control spending which has caused inflation to reach its highest level in 40 years. Whip Scalise emphasized that the Biden Administration’s reckless spending and extreme climate policies have raised the price of food, gasoline, and electricity, making it more expensive for the average […]

Senator Blackburn, Colleagues Call on President Biden to Provide Israel with Capabilities to Defend Itself from Iran

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) and Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) were joined by Senators James Risch (R-Idaho), Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), Bill Hagerty (R-Tenn.), Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), Rick Scott (R-Fla.), John Boozman (R-Ark.), Ron Johnson (R-Wisc.), and Ted Cruz (R-Texas) in a letter to President Joe Biden urging the administration to provide Israel […]

Congressman Kevin McCarthy: From Farm to Table: How Biden’s Inflation is Eating Into Your Meals

  $5,200. That’s what estimates show it will cost the average American household in 2022 to maintain the same standard of living they had before. With the Consumer Price Index reporting in at 8.5% year over year, inflation is at the highest its been in a generation. Families aren’t just feeling the impact of rising […]

Sen. Rick Scott: As Record Inflation Hammers Families, Biden Remains Missing in Action

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, following the latest Consumer Price Index (CPI) release from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Senator Rick Scott released the below statement slamming the Biden administration’s reckless tax-and-spend agenda that has driven inflation to record highs. March CPI data shows that there has been a significant increase in inflation every month of Biden’s presidency. […]

Sen. Marshall Statement on Biggest Inflation Surge Since 1981

(Washington, D.C., April 12, 2022) – U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D. issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Labor announced the Consumer Price Index (CPI) surged 8.5% from a year ago, marking the highest inflation rate since 1981. “Out-of-control spending and a radical energy agenda dictated by the White House are leading to […]