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Congressman Ken Buck

Representing the 4th District of Colorado

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June 26, 2019 Press Release

For Immediate Release
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Contact: 202-225-4676

March 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – The entire Colorado Congressional Delegation and Governor Jared Polis joined together today to urge the U.S. Department of Defense to reestablish U.S. Space Command in Colorado and to use Colorado’s existing space missions and assets to address emerging and transforming threats in space. In a letter to acting U.S. Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, the leaders tout Colorado’s significant role in national security space, its strong aerospace industry, and its existing infrastructure as the ideal foundation on which to reestablish U.S.

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.
March 17, 2016 Press Release
Despite the risk, our law enforcement officers put on their uniform every day so that they can serve our communities. Whether based on skin color or uniform color, a crime motivated by hate is not going to be tolerated in America. By adding law enforcement to the federal hate crime statute, we can protect those who protect us.
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.
November 19, 2015 Press Release
Our first priority is keeping Americans safe, which is what this bill does. We must put a hold on all Syrian refugee resettlement until we can determine how to ensure Americans’ safety.
November 19, 2015 In The News
Colorado congressman Jared Polis is one of 47 Democrats who joined with House Republicans, including Rep. Ken Buck, to support making it harder for Syrian and Iraqi refugees to enter the United States...
May 13, 2015 In The News

The GOP-led House on Wednesday passed the most sweeping reforms to the nation’s intelligence laws in years, setting up a clash with Republicans in the Senate.

In a 338-88 vote, the House overwhelmingly approved the USA Freedom Act, which would prevent the NSA from collecting bulk metadata about the phone numbers people dial and when their calls are placed.

The legislation faces an uncertain path forward.

May 13, 2015 In The News

The GOP-led House on Wednesday passed the most sweeping reforms to the nation’s intelligence laws in years, setting up a clash with Republicans in the Senate.

In a 338-88 vote, the House overwhelmingly approved the USA Freedom Act, which would prevent the NSA from collecting bulk metadata about the phone numbers people dial and when their calls are placed.

The legislation faces an uncertain path forward.