Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives voted to pass H.R. 3776, the Cyber Diplomacy Act, introduced by Representative Ed Royce (CA-39) on September 14, 2017.
"I keep thinking back on my trip to Haiti last August and my conversation with a bright young West Point graduate. He served honorably then returned home to Haiti to join the police force to help make a better life for his people and his nation. I hope for and will fight for, an America that continues to be a beacon for young men and women from around the globe.
Virginia's Second Congressional District runs along the Virginia coast from North Carolina to Maryland. The localities bordering the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay uniformly oppose offshore oil drilling. Economically important industries along the coast are uniformly opposed to offshore oil drilling. There are legitimate concerns expressed by the military about offshore oil rigs
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Taylor hosted Guatemalan Ambassador Manuel Espina in his Washington, D.C. office to discuss their country’s history of cooperation with the United States, and their ongoing efforts to interdict criminal, terrorist, and narcotic traffic in Latin America.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed, and Congressman Scott Taylor supported, legislation strengthening the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) efforts to conduct terror threat assessments, increase sharing of data collected on individuals associated with terrorist organizations, and mitigate cyber vulnerabilities.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives, in a historic vote, passed sweeping tax reform legislation. This vote marks the first time in approximately thirty years that the American tax code has been updated.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed H. Con. Res. 95, a resolution in support of utilizing public-private partnerships to expand computer science education in K-12 classrooms, introduced by Congressman Scott Taylor with the support of Representatives Dan Lipinski (IL-03), Charles Fleischmann (TN-03), and Derek Kilmer (WA-06) as original co-sponsors.
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Scott Taylor, joined by Virginia Reps. Bobby Scott (VA-03) and Rob Wittman (VA-01), introduced the National Centers of Excellence in Coastal Flood Research and Education Act.
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, the House of Representatives voted to pass, under suspension of the rules, H.R. 3359, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act of 2017, introduced by Representative Michael McCaul (TX-10) on December 11, 2017.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives voted to pass S. 1266, the Enhancing Veteran Care Act, introduced by Senator James Inhofe (OK), on May 25, 2017. The legislation would authorize the VA to contract with a nonprofit organization that accredits U.S. health care organizations/programs to investigate and assess/report deficiencies at VA medical centers (VAMCs).