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Blog | May 1, 2015

With Growing Threats Abroad, HASC Provides for a 21st Century Military

To face the challenges of the 21st century, we need a strong and lean 21st century military. The House Armed Service’s authorization bill offers the force and vision necessary to ensure that America will always have the ability to respond to an uncertain future.

Blog | May 1, 2015

What’s Happening to the Middle Class

The poll echoes the sentiment Americans are feeling throughout our districts and across the country: the Obama economy is squeezing the middle class and the President’s failed agenda is crushing our economy, making it harder for Americans to get and stay ahead.

Blog | May 1, 2015

MEMORANDUM: May Agenda

I am proud of what we have accomplished so far and look forward to the good work we will continue to do. We should continue our work to create a 21st century government and economy with optimism because we know that our policies actually help people and give every American the freedom and opportunity to live

Press Release | May 1, 2015

House Bill Funds Critical Infrastructure and Offers Relief from California’s Drought

In two days, the House moved in quick succession to pass the first two appropriations bills for fiscal year 2016. Today’s Energy and Water appropriations bill provides necessary resources for America’s infrastructure, including our electric grid, nuclear stockpiles, and critical water projects.

News | May 1, 2015

Hot Air: Politinerds with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy

Leader Kevin McCarthy joins this week's edition of Politinerds to discuss his background, growing up in Bakersfield, California, being the first Republican in his family, and and living on the left coast.

Press Release | April 30, 2015

House Supports Religious Liberty Protections in D.C.

Current attempts to infringe upon religious liberty and First Amendment rights are frankly unacceptable. No person or employer should be forced to pay for or support something that they have sincerely held religious or moral objections to.

Press Release | April 30, 2015

House Appropriations Bill Focuses on VA Reform, Military Construction Accountability

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I want to thank Chairman Hal Rogers (KY-05). It’s because of his leadership and the hard work of the Appropriations Committee that we were able to start so early this year and pass this bipartisan bill.

Press Release | April 30, 2015

Our Budget is the Foundation for a Strong American Future

America’s future—our 21st century—will be built by the American people. That’s what this budget would do. It’s the foundation for a strong American future, and a future even brighter than our past. And I look forward to taking the first steps to that future.

Blog | April 30, 2015

House E&C Committee Takes Important Step for 21st Century Cures

After nearly a full year of research, listening, writing, and rewriting, the Energy and Commerce Committee has hit a new milestone for an important reform and innovation bill in Congress this year.

News | April 30, 2015

National Review: President Obama Averages One Veto Threat Every Five Days

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Pesident Obama spent years tarring House Republicans as the cause of a “do-nothing” Congress, but House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy has turned that critique back on him.