Weekly Columns

November 25, 2021 Weekly Columns

From my family to yours, happy Thanksgiving! I hope you will join me in taking time to enjoy moments with friends and family and reflect on all that we have to be grateful for this year. This year in particular, I am thankful for the drive each of us has to make the United States a better place.

November 19, 2021 Weekly Columns

This week, I cosponsored Congressman Fred Keller’s Congressional Review Act to block President Joe Biden’s vaccine mandate on businesses with over 100 workers.

November 12, 2021 Weekly Columns

As we celebrated our nation's veterans this past week, I hope we were all able to pause and count the many blessings we have in this country because of the sacrifices of others. We are fortunate to live in the United States of America, but our freedom does not come without a cost.

November 5, 2021 Weekly Columns

According to the Wall Street Journal, President Biden’s Department of Justice is proposing the United States government pay $450,000 to illegal immigrants who were separated from their children under the previous Administration’s policies, for the mental health trauma they incurred. I have no doubt that it’s traumatic for small children to b

October 29, 2021 Weekly Columns

Democrats are in disarray. You may have heard that phrase repeated on the nightly news or your social media feed, and I can tell you it’s true. Democrats were finally able to produce the text of the reconciliation bill on Thursday afternoon, and it showcases policies that will continue to throw our nation into chaos.

October 22, 2021 Weekly Columns

Many Americans are grappling with the anxiety caused by the threat of federal COVID-19 vaccine mandates, mask mandates, and quarantine requirements. That’s especially true for parents, teachers, and other education personnel.

October 8, 2021 Weekly Columns

My annual agriculture tour of the Fourth District is one of the best weeks of the year. I get the chance to travel the district end to end and meet with some of the hardest working men and women who keep America on her feet.

October 1, 2021 Weekly Columns

It has been a busy week on Capitol Hill as lawmakers wait to vote on the $1.2 trillion infrastructure legislation, which is intricately tied to the $4.3 trillion reconciliation package.

September 24, 2021 Weekly Columns

The founding principle of the United States is that Americans are guaranteed life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

September 17, 2021 Weekly Columns

This week, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee debated its small portion of the highly partisan $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill.