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December 2, 2020 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Buck (R-Colo.) introduced H.R. 8831, a bill that codifies the denial of export privileges against nations that violate U.S. law and steal intellectual property.
 

May 28, 2020 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the growing threat of Huawei and the Chinese Communist Party, Congressman Ken Buck (R-Colo.) led 40 other members of Congress in a letter to Secretary Wilbur Ross to applaud the Commerce Department’s recent decision to restrict Huawei and its affiliates from undermining and evading American export controls. Rep. Buck and co-signers are urging the Secretary to take further action to cut our nation’s ties with Huawei and curb the CCP’s attempts to steal American IP.

May 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Reps. Ken Buck (R-Colo.) and Lou Correa (D-Calif.) introduced bipartisan legislation to ban the Chinese-controlled TikTok app on all United States government devices. The Departments of Defense, State, and Homeland Security have already restricted TikTok because of the cyber and surveillance threats the app presents. 

 

The No TikTok on Government Devices Act (H.R. 6896) serves as companion legislation to Sen. Josh Hawley's (R-Mo.) Senate bill introduced in March 2020.

January 9, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Buck voted against H. Con. Res. 83, a concurrent resolution that would terminate the use of U.S. Armed Forces engaging in hostilities in or against Iran. Following the passage in the House, Rep. Buck issued the following:

“I voted against the Democrats' show vote on a War Powers concurrent resolution. The resolution manipulates the original intent of the resolution while putting American lives in jeopardy.

November 15, 2019 Press Release

For Immediate Release
Friday, November 15, 2019
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ken Buck (R-CO) and Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA) introduced bipartisan legislation to bring transparency to foreign governments’ effort to influence U.S. policy. 

April 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ken Buck recently introduced the Multilateral Aid Review Act of 2019 to establish a review process for U.S. foreign aid dollars going to multilateral entities. This legislation would establish a United States Multilateral Aid Review to publicly assess the value of U.S. government investments in multilateral entities, such as the United Nations or the World Bank. This bill will provide Congress with a transparent and rigorous review of all funds the U.S.

February 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a war powers resolution (H.J. Res. 37) that seeks to end American military support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen. Congressman Ken Buck (CO-04), an original co-sponsor of the resolution, introduced an amendment to the resolution to keep our intelligence sharing agreements in place, which was adopted and included in the final measure.  

September 15, 2016 Press Release
“This legislation should prevent President Obama from even starting to think about moving terrorists into Colorado. For the safety of Colorado, America, and the world, these terrorists should be locked up in Guantanamo Bay for a long, long time.”
June 28, 2016 Press Release
When we distract our military with a radical climate change agenda, we detract from their main purpose of defending America from enemies like ISIS. This amendment refocuses the military on our real enemies.
February 23, 2016 Press Release
Time and time again, public safety has taken a back seat to political point-scoring with this President. Not only could the President’s plan cost nearly half a billion dollars, but it makes us less safe.