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
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.
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).
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.
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.
As the Governor should know, the House Energy and Commerce Committee marked up and reported out to the full House, HR 3921, the Healthy Kids Act (aka CHIP Reauthorization) on October 4, 2017. It is completely disingenuous to insinuate that I or any other member of the Virginia congressional delegation are ignoring reauthorization of this important program or do not understand the timelin