Blog Posts

June 10, 2017 Blog Post
This week, President Donald Trump discussed improving infrastructure across the United States.
May 26, 2017 Blog Post
In the digital age, small bits of information can provide criminals with everything needed to steal one’s identity. That is why the House approved H.R. 624, the Social Security Fraud Prevention Act, this week.
March 28, 2017 Blog Post
Throughout the last two weeks, there has been a lot of talk about why the House of Representatives could not just vote on repealing Obamacare and then work on replacement at another time. But a repeal and replace of the legislation is a complicated process.
January 24, 2017 Blog Post
Monday (January 23), the House passed a measure that would improve phone service in rural Arkansas and across America.
January 10, 2017 Blog Post
On Tuesday (January 10), the House of Representatives approved H.R. 321, the Inspiring the Next Space Pioneers, Innovators, Researchers, and Explorers (INSPIRE) Women Act.
January 5, 2017 Blog Post
The harmful actions taken by the Obama administration throughout his terms in office have undermined one of the cornerstones of United States foreign policy. In fashion true to his nature, President Obama saved his most insulting measure for his coup de grace.
December 6, 2016 Blog Post
On Tuesday (December 6), I joined with my colleagues in the House in voting for a series of bills that would benefit the men and women who have served our nation in uniform.
December 5, 2016 Blog Post
On Monday (December 5), the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 5015, the Combat-Injured Veterans Tax Fairness Act of 2016.
November 29, 2016 Blog Post
Since serving in the Arkansas House of Representatives, I have worked in a bipartisan effort to combat human trafficking in the Natural State. That effort has continued since becoming a member of Congress.
November 14, 2016 Blog Post
On Monday (November 14), the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4665, the Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016.