I reviewed the top-secret memo from the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, containing undisclosed information involving the FBI and the Department of Justice, regarding the Investigation into the Trump campaign and Russia. I believe the public’s need to know far outweighs any national security issues.
“Today I voted for a second time to keep open and fund the federal government. Now that Senate Democrats have finally decided to end their unnecessary shutdown and reopen the government, we can begin again to focus on the issues that matter to everyday Americans.
Today Rep. Scott Taylor announced that as long as the government remained shutdown he will donate his daily salary to military and veterans' charities.
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.