Chairman Chaffetz: A Champion for Students

COMMUNICATIONS • May 5, 2016

Watch HERE. Call us crazy, but we think students’ best interests should be at the center of education policy. Just last week, House Republicans led the effort to continue a school choice program that empowers parents and kids from low income families to achieve a better life through education. Currently, the District of Columbia (D.C.) …

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ICYMI: Rep. Williams & Rep. Pearce Op-ed in The Hill on Small Business Week

Communications • May 5, 2016

Celebrating the 53rd anniversary of National Small Business Week, Rep. Roger Williams (R-TX) and Rep. Steve Pearce (R-NM) joined to author an op-ed highlighting the importance of small businesses to our economy and local communities across our country. In case you missed it, here are some of highlights from their op-ed, which was recently published in The …

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Rep. Yoho Calls on Administration to Restore “We, the People” Mandate

COMMUNICATIONS • May 4, 2016

Click here to watch the above video. April showers bring May…executive overreach? That seems to be the administration’s approach when it comes to all the red tape, rules and regulations they are imposing on the American people. It seems that the President needs to be reminded of Article I in our Constitution, which sets clear …

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McMorris Rodgers Statement on the FDA’s Final Rules on Menu Labeling

COMMUNICATIONS • May 3, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the publication of its final rules on menu labeling. “The FDA’s menu-labeling requirements are, at their core, fundamentally unworkable,” said McMorris Rodgers. “The irony of this announcement coming during National Small Business Week is …

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Top Three (Plus One) “Must-Knows” For Your Monday

Communications • May 2, 2016

Here in the People’s House, we’ve been hard at work championing efforts that empower every American to pursue their own dreams and make their own decisions.  Here’s a look back at some of last week’s highlights: 1.) I Can See Your HALO(S Act) PROBLEM: Starbucks, Costco, Amazon were all started with the help of angel …

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McMorris Rodgers Applauds Passage of SOAR Act Reauthorization

COMMUNICATIONS • April 29, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the House passed the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Reauthorization Act (H.R. 4901), introduced by Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), which reauthorizes the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program. “Opportunity begins in the classroom,” said McMorris Rodgers. “Today the People’s House reaffirmed our commitment …

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McMorris Rodgers Celebrates Long Overdue Updates to Electronic Privacy

COMMUNICATIONS • April 27, 2016

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the House passed the Email Privacy Act (H.R. 699). The bill, introduced by Rep. Kevin Yoder (R-KS), updates and strengthens the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986. McMorris Rodgers has been a proponent of this legislation since Yoder first introduced it in …

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Yoder Leads Effort to Update Email Privacy Laws

Communications • April 27, 2016

A lot has changed since 1986. Cabbage Patch Dolls have been replaced by Webkinz. We can now communicate in seconds with people around the world through email and texting. And power suits are no longer in style. Unfortunately, there is one thing that has stayed the same: our email privacy laws. In a press conference …

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McMorris Rodgers via Washington Post’s Outrage Machine: Wait time is up for VA fix

Communications • April 27, 2016

The following op-ed by House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers may be read online via the Washington Post’s Outrage Machine. House GOP Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers: Wait time is up for VA fix By Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers April 26, 2016 Imagine a veterans’ hospital with no waiting list to see a doctor. …

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Reflecting a 21st Century America

Communications • April 27, 2016

Click to Play Republican Leadership Press Conference: April 27, 2016 Participants: Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) Conference Vice Chair Lynn Jenkins (R-KS) U.S. Representative Kevin Yoder (R-KS) Cathy McMorris Rodgers Remarks as Delivered: “As elected Representatives, we have a constitutional responsibility to …

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Chairman Chaffetz: A Champion for Students

May 5, 2016

Watch HERE. Call us crazy, but we think students’ best interests should be at the center of education policy. Just last week, House Republicans led …

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McMorris Rodgers’ Statement on the Terrorist Attack in Turkey

February 17, 2016

Washington, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement regarding the terrorist attack in Ankara, Turkey: “There were innocent …

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McMorris Rodgers’ Statement on the Passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

February 13, 2016

Washington, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement regarding the passing of Senior Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. …

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McMorris Rodgers on President Obama’s Last Budget

February 9, 2016

Washington, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) today released the following statement on President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2017 Budget proposal. “House …

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Putting patients, not politics, first

February 2, 2016

Washington D.C. — House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement following the House’s vote to override the President’s veto of the …

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