Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5576, the Cyber Deterrence and Response Act of 2018, introduced by Representative Ted Yoho (FL-03) on April 18, 2018. This legislation would create a three-step process for identifying, deterring, and responding to malicious, state-sponsored cyber attacks.
Washington, D.C. - Today, the Administration announced that it would zero out across-the-board pay increases and locality pay increases for federal civilian employees currently set to go into effect the first applicable pay period beginning on or after January 1, 2019.
Washington, D.C. – This week, the Department of Homeland Security announced $345 million for six Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 DHS competitive preparedness grant programs.
Eastern Shore, VA – Congressman Scott Taylor spent Friday traveling the Eastern Shore to meet with local elected officials and constituents to discuss community priorities and provide a legislative update on his activity in Washington.
Washington, D.C. - Representative Scott Taylor released the following statement after the re-establishment ceremony of the U.S. 2nd Fleet today at Naval Station Norfolk:
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Scott Taylor signed on as an official co-sponsor of H.R. 1218, the Social Security and Medicare Lock-Box Act, introduced by Representative Tim Walberg (MI-07) on February 24, 2017. This legislation establishes surplus protection accounts in the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance and Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Funds.
Virginia Beach, VA - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) recently announced that funding from the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, which Rep. Scott Taylor strongly supported, would include more than $3 million for Sandbridge Beach and five other projects nationwide.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Taylor today issued the following statement:
Washington, D.C. - Representative Scott Taylor released the following statement after the indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking offenses related to the 2016 presidential campaign:
Washington, D.C. - Earlier this year, Congressman Scott Taylor led a bipartisan letter to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), urging them to establish the Virginia Beach-Norfolk region as a new locality pay area by 2019. On Friday, OPM published a new rule to officially add four regions to its list of locality pay areas for 2019, including the Virginia Beach area.