June 21, 2018 Press Release
This legislation ensures a secure national food supply and takes serious steps to reform the food stamp program. Congress is requiring qualified individuals to look for work and contribute to society like everyone else.
June 21, 2018 Press Release
This legislation meets the needs of rural Colorado by keeping water affordable. I thank the members of the Ways and Means Committee for considering this legislation and I ask my colleagues to support the bill on the House floor.
June 18, 2018 Press Release
When monopolies manipulate aluminum prices, normal Americans suffer from higher prices for the products they buy. I encourage the Attorney General to ensure a fair and transparent process for the pricing of aluminum in this country.
June 6, 2018 Press Release
Our transportation infrastructure must meet the needs of Colorado’s growing population and bustling economy. I’ve worked closely, alongside my colleagues in the delegation, to emphasize to the Department of Transportation the importance of the I-25 Gap project for the people who rely on this section of the interstate as a key thoroughfare. These grant dollars will make Colorado better connected, benefiting our economy and our communities.
May 16, 2018 Press Release
“America is better today because we’ve learned from the lessons of our past. Camp Amache is one of those hard lessons that needs to be preserved, for the people of Eastern Colorado and the rest of our nation.”
May 11, 2018 Press Release
I thank Attorney General Sessions for leading the effort to secure our border and fight the sanctuary city policies that allow heroin traffickers to walk our streets, suppress wages for American workers and burden our education, health care and judicial systems.
Having only a few hours to read and digest huge bills is an absurd way to run a government. You’d be upset if your teacher assigned War and Peace in the morning and tested you on it later that afternoon. You should be upset at Congress when we vote on legislation that we haven’t even read. That’s why the READ IT Resolution is so important.
April 26, 2018 Press Release
Sanctuary cities not only violate the rule of law, they also create safe harbor for illegal immigrants engaged in heroin trafficking. If we want to protect our children and grandchildren and stop this disastrous heroin epidemic, then we need to use every tool at our disposal to end sanctuary city policies.
March 22, 2018 Press Release
Today, Congress passed a spending bill that disregards our duty to future generations, adding billions more to the debt, failing once again to seriously tackle our nation’s deficit. I voted against this legislation because I believe both parties need to come together and find ways to limit spending on both the domestic and defense side of the ledger. Until we do this, the prosperity of our generation and future generations will be anchored to our ballooning deficit.
March 14, 2018 Press Release
“Communities across the 4th Congressional District rely on water from the Colorado River. This legislation allows those communities to thrive while still protecting our endangered species. Working together, Coloradans have proven that they are the best stewards of our state’s precious natural resources.”