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November 30, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives voted unanimously to pass H.Res. 630, introduced by Representative Barbara Comstock (VA-10), which requires all Members of Congress and their staff to complete mandatory anti-harassment and anti-discrimination training during each session of Congress.

November 29, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, the House of Representatives voted to pass H.R. 2228, the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017, introduced by Representative Susan Brooks (IN-5) on April 28, 2017 under suspension of the rules.

November 16, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed historic tax reform legislation in H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, sponsored by Representative Kevin Brady (TX-8). Passage of this legislation marks the first time in over 30 years since tax reform was undertaken in Congress.

November 15, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives voted to pass H.R. 2874, the 21st Century Flood Reform Act, introduced by Representative Sean Duffy (WI-7) on June 12, 2017. This legislation reauthorizes the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) for five years, introduces private market competition, and provides programmatic reform to help policyholders.

November 14, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives voted to pass the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2018 in accordance with the House and Senate Conference Report. Previous versions of the bill were passed in the House and Senate earlier this year with overwhelming bipartisan support.

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November 9, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. - Today, Representatives Scott Taylor (VA-2) and Tulsi Gabbard (HI-2) introduced a bipartisan companion bill to the Domestic Violence Loophole Closure Act, introduced by Senators Jeff Flake (AZ) and Martin Henrich (NM), which requires the Department of Defense (DoD) to promptly report any member of the Armed Forces convicted of domestic violence offenses to the

November 7, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. – The House of Representatives passed H.R. 3122, the Veterans Care Financial Protection Act of 2017, introduced by Representative Matt Cartwright (PA-17), on June 29, 2017, under suspension of the rules.

November 3, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives, with the support of Congressman Scott Taylor, voted to pass H.R. 3922, the Championing Healthy Kids Act, which funds important public health priorities including the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs).

October 26, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives voted to adopt the Senate Amendment to the House passed budget resolution, H. Con. Res. 71, paving the way for tax reform.

October 26, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Scott Weldon (202) 225-4215

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House voted to pass H.R. 1698, the Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act, introduced by Representative Ed Royce (CA-39) on March 23, 2017. H.R.

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