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December 10, 2015 Press Release
We heard from the Speaker’s Chief of Staff, who told us that our continual reliance on big, bloated omnibus bills steals from Congress 90% of its Power of the Purse. To reassert Congressional power, we need to return to a regular appropriations process with multiple, separate funding bills.
December 7, 2015 Press Release
Led a letter signed by 11 of my colleagues in Congress calling on Congressman Hal Rogers, chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, to include several policy provisions in the Omnibus Appropriations Act.
December 3, 2015 Press Release
After many months of calling for legislation to lift the crude oil export ban, I’m thankful the House passed this bill. In an increasingly volatile world, securing America’s energy infrastructure should be a top priority.
December 3, 2015 Press Release
With the FAST Act, Washington, D.C. I voted to continue its tight-grip on transportation spending in America. I trust the commissioners in the 4th Congressional District to build a better, cheaper road than bureaucrats in Washington, D.C.
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.
October 29, 2015 Press Release
"This budget deal blows through the debt limit and the spending caps we fought hard to implement in 2011."
October 27, 2015 Press Release
“We promised America we would use reconciliation to fully repeal Obamacare, but this legislation doesn’t do that. We can’t repeal half of the law and leave the expensive spending provisions in place. We don’t want a bigger mess than we’re already in.”
October 9, 2015 Press Release
"I voted to end the ban on crude oil exports. It’s good for Colorado because we’ll create more jobs without raising the price of gas at the pump."
September 11, 2015 Press Release
“The President's deal with Iran is at best delusional and at worst despicable. It makes the entire world less safe. Whether you live in Julesburg or Jerusalem, a nuclear Iran poses a threat.”
September 10, 2015 Press Release
“President Obama negotiated with a band of villains”