Hello from Washington, DC!
Week #2 of the 115th Congress is now complete. Our office accomplished a lot this week for Arizona’s Fifth Congressional District, and we are laying the groundwork for a productive year.
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Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Andy Biggs voted YES on S. Con. Res. 3. Congressman Biggs released the following statement after his vote:
Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Andy Biggs (AZ-05) introduced Grant’s Law to end the “catch and release” of illegal immigrants who have been arrested for deportable crimes. This bill ensures that these illegal aliens are not released back into our communities, which would prevent potential harm to law-abiding Americans. Rep.
Today, Congressman Andy Biggs received his committee assignments for the 115th Congress in the U.S. House of Representatives: House Judiciary Committee and House Science, Space, and Technology Committee.
Greetings from Washington, DC!
I hope that all of you had a great start to your new year. The 115th Congress began on Tuesday, January 3rd, and we have been busy! I have learned a lot about the process, and our office has already been able to do some big things for the district, Arizona, and the nation.
Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Andy Biggs issued the following statement after the House of Representatives convened for the Joint Session of Congress to count the electoral ballots for the President and Vice President of the United States:
Washington, DC - This evening, I voted YES on H.Res. 11 – Objecting to the United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 as an obstacle to Israeli-Palestinian peace because this resolution impedes the opportunity for continued productive, direct negotiation toward peace.
In The News
Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO) and House conservatives chastised Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday for holding up over 300 House-passed bills and urged the Senate to drop the legislative filibuster to enable the Republican-controlled Congress to pass President Donald Trump’s agenda.
Before Democrats rammed Obamacare through Congress in 2009, then-Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi told us “we have to pass the bill so that you can find out what’s in it.”
LONDON, (Reuters) - Two influential U.S. Congressmen have asked the World Health Organization’s cancer agency to get ready to testify about its work assessing if substances cause cancer, citing concerns about its “scientific integrity”.
Since 2014, more than 25 state legislatures have passed tax cuts to give their hardworking constituents a break, grow their states’ economies, create jobs, and raise wages.
Ashlynne Mike’s life ended too soon.
Her favorite color was yellow, and she enjoyed playing music for her friends and family. She was a kindhearted soul who had enormous potential. She was 11 years old.
PHOENIX — An Arizona congressman and the state’s attorney general urged lawmakers to pass a bill that would extend AMBER Alert, a child abduction alert system, to tribal lands.
PHOENIX — U.S. Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) has called for both special counsel Robert Mueller to recuse himself from the Russia investigation and a prosecutor to take a closer look at Hillary Clinton.
When discussing matters of national security and threats to America, most people immediately think of overseas terrorists plotting destruction of our homeland or North Korea’s building up its nuclear program.
But there is an equally grave threat: our unsecured southern border with Mexico.
During the 2016 elections, President Trump and a majority of Congress campaigned on the promise to repeal ObamaCare and implement pro-growth economic policies.
Loyalists of President Donald Trump are losing patience with Republican leaders over the wide-ranging Russia probes creeping into his inner circle, saying House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have allowed the investigations to hobble the White House for months.