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Jul 7, 2017

Career tech programs connect today’s students with tomorrow’s careers by equipping them with the skills, knowledge, and experience they need to be competitive in the workforce.

Jun 23, 2017

I was honored to be on hand at the White House as President Trump signed the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act into law.

Jun 16, 2017

The Defense Appropriations Subcommittee held a budget hearing Thursday where I discussed issues impacting Alabama’s 2nd District with our nation’s top two military officials.

Jun 2, 2017

Our country took a collective pause on Memorial Day to honor the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.

May 26, 2017

It’s official – there will be no more attempts by the U.S. Department of Education to coerce states into adopting its preferred policies, standards, and curriculum, including Common Core.

May 5, 2017

With Mother’s Day approaching, I’m excited to report that my legislation to offer Americans more choice and flexibility with their time in the workplace has passed the House of Representatives.

Apr 28, 2017

Though sometimes necessary to prevent a lapse in critical services, these short term, stop-gap funding extensions are no way to govern.

Apr 21, 2017

With Congress on a short district work period, I recently took the opportunity to travel throughout Alabama’s Second District for a week full of meetings and visits.

Apr 14, 2017

The last few weeks have seen a great deal of activity around the globe, on both the military and diplomatic fronts.

Apr 7, 2017

Serving on the Judiciary Committee gives me the opportunity to play a role in combating child exploitation in the United States and abroad. I’m pleased to report that some important progress is being made.

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