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A Balanced Budget for a Stronger America

Rep. John Moolenaar • April 30, 2015

The 2016 federal budget resolution will set the guard rails for federal spending and is a step in the right direction for our country. For the first time in years, both chambers of Congress will adopt a resolution for a balanced budget. Families across my home state of Michigan tighten their belts when there is …

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Points of View

Communications • April 30, 2015

House Republicans recognize there are very real threats around the world – and this week, House Republicans addressed solutions that will help keep American families safe and secure. Making cybersecurity a priority helps us play defense, while increased trade creates stronger international bonds and opportunities at home. Read and watch below for this week’s Points …

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“Toward an Alliance of Hope”: 7 Quotes from PM Abe’s Address

Communications • April 29, 2015

This morning in the House Chamber, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe became the first Japanese leader to address a joint meeting of Congress. The 45 minute speech was titled “Toward an Alliance of Hope.” Here are 7 important quotes from Abe’s address: 1. “It is because of our strong belief in democratic principles and ideas that Japan associates …

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McMorris Rodgers: Opening Doors of Opportunity

Communications • April 29, 2015

Republican Leadership Press Conference April 29, 2015 “The budget we’ll pass this week – and the appropriations bills that will fund our Military and empower our veterans – are examples of how Congress is working together to get things done for the American people.” Participants: Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) …

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The Next Big Thing in Big Government: EPA’s Proposed Water Grab

Rep. Paul Gosar • April 29, 2015

From the administration that brought you Obamacare, Fast and Furious, the IRS scandal, the VA scandal, Executive Amnesty, Solyndra and the Healthcare.gov roll-out comes President Obama’s next big government overreach to control how YOU live your life. Introducing the EPA’s Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule: In March of last year, under the direction of …

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Weekly Republican Address: Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI)

Communications • April 25, 2015

Delivering the Weekly Republican Address is Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee. Following House and Senate committee approval of the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities & Accountability Act this week, Chairman Ryan discusses how this critical legislation paves the way for increased U.S. trade, and the new jobs and stronger economic …

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9 Ronald Reagan Quotes About Taxes

Communications • April 24, 2015

Today is Tax Freedom Day — the day when the nation as a whole has earned enough money to pay its total tax bill for the year. This year, Tax Freedom Day falls on April 24th, 114 days into the calendar. What better way to celebrate our tax freedom than with 9 quotes from our 39th President, Ronald Reagan: …

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Points of View

Communications • April 23, 2015

This week, House Republicans took to the pages and airwaves to discuss our work in the last 100 days. From tax reform, to trade, to foreign policy, it’s been busy — and we’re just getting started. Read and watch below! House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) “Chairman Goodlatte Discusses DEA Administrator’s Decision To Step Down With …

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“It Means Higher Wages, More Jobs”

Communications • April 22, 2015

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan has been out and about over the past 24 hours, making the case for trade promotion authority. This morning, he joined MSNBC’s Morning Joe  to talk with Joe Scarborough and Mika Brezinski. Click here to watch more interviews of Chairman Ryan.

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100 Days: Empowering All Americans

Communications • April 22, 2015

“In the first 100 days, the new Republican Majority has empowered the individual. We’ve put people above politics. And we’ve worked together to get things done. This is why we’re here.” Republican Leadership Press Conference April 22, 2015 Participants: Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) Conference Chair Cathy …

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