WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, the House passed H.R. 3, the Spending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act to cut nearly $15 billion in appropriated – but unspent – federal funds. Congressman Biggs voted to approve the package and issued the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Biggs, along with 34 original co-sponsors, introduced a House resolution recognizing the national debt as a threat to national security. This resolution comes as America’s national debt is quickly approaching $22 trillion dollars, and Congress remains reluctant to cut spending and balance the budget.
GILBERT, ARIZONA – This morning, the United States Supreme Court, in a 7-2 decision, ruled in favor of Jack Phillips in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, President Donald Trump signed the Right to Try Act into law. Congressman Biggs, the sponsor of the House bill, issued the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 5515, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2019. Congressman Biggs voted in favor of the NDAA and released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tonight, the U.S. House passed S. 204 - the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of 2017. Congressman Biggs, the sponsor of the House version, released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy announced that S. 204 - the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of 2017 would be considered by the House of Representatives this week.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, President Donald Trump announced his plan to withhold taxpayer funds from health centers within the Title X Family Planning Grant Program where abortion is performed. This action enacts a clear line between health centers that perform abortions and those that exist wholly to serve the needs of men, women, and children.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On this date, one year ago, Robert Mueller was appointed Special Counsel of the investigation into Russian tampering with the 2016 election. Congressman Biggs, one of the earliest Members of Congress to call for Mueller’s resignation, issued the following statement: