Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Scott Taylor issued the following statement after the President's announcement, naming CIA Director Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State:
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Scott Taylor sent a letter to the White House, urging President Trump to consider legislation aligned with his infrastructure initiative to invest in the American people by making high-quality, short-term programs that offer certification or credentialing for in-demand fields eligible for Pell Grants.
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Scott Taylor, joined by Representatives Bobby Scott (VA-03), Walter Jones (NC-03), and G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), sent a bipartisan letter to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), urging them to establish the Virginia Beach-Norfolk (VA-NC CSA) locality pay area by January 2019.
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Scott Taylor (VA-02), joined by Representatives Lamar Smith (TX-21), David Cicilline (RI-01), and Jamie Raskin (MD-08) introduced the bipartisan Ashanti Alert Act, a bill designed to help local and regional law enforcement efforts to search for missing adults.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Taylor voted in support of H.R. 3397, the Building Blocks of STEM Act, introduced by Representative Jacky Rosen (NV-03) on July 25, 2017.
Washington, D.C. – Early this morning, the House of Representatives passed a bipartisan spending bill that extends government funding through March 23rd and reverses the defense sequester. The spending agreement lifts the caps on defense spending through Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 and increases total defense funding to $700 billion for FY 18 and matches the President’s request for FY 19.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Taylor introduced H. Res. 711, a resolution celebrating the 325th anniversary of the founding of the College of William & Mary in Virginia by British Royal Charter on February 8th, 1693, and the remarkable leadership of its 27th President, W. Taylor Reveley III.
Washington, D.C. – This week Congressman Scott Taylor announced his co-sponsorship of H.R. 4886, a bill introduced by Representative Rodney Davis (IL-13) that permanently protects individual provisions that were passed last year in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
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.