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).
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Scott Taylor, joined by Reps. Daniel Lipinski (IL-03), Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), and Derek Kilmer (WA-06) introduced a resolution calling for an increase in public-private partnerships that expand computer science education to more K-12 classrooms.
"As I stated in September, it was illegal for President Obama to create the DACA program and President Trump was right to call on Congress to address the issue. I do believe Congress should create, negotiate, and pass a law helping those in this stateless limbo. It should contain strong disincentives to future illegal immigrants and increased border security measures.
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Scott Taylor joined Representative Ken Buck (CO-04) and Reps. Dave Brat (VA-07), Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08), Tom Garrett (VA-05), Jody Hice (GA-10), Mike Johnson (LA-04), and Steve Pearce (NM-02) to introduce H.R.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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