Rep. John Ratcliffe nationally recognized for support of faith and family values
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) was recognized for earning a perfect score on the Family Research Council (FRC) Action’s recently released annual scorecard. He received FRC Action's "True Blue" award for displaying unwavering commitment and consistent support of faith, family and freedom through his votes in Congress last year.
“As a Member of Congress, defending the foundational principles of our great nation is one of the most important parts of my job,” Ratcliffe said.
“I’m grateful for the strides we’ve made over the past year to protect life, support families and defend liberty, and I’m looking forward to building upon these wins.”
Ratcliffe’s 100 percent score was based on the following votes:
• No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion
• Disapproval of Obama's HHS Title X Rule
• Obamacare Repeal and Replace
• DOD Transgender Funding (Blocking Funding for Sex-Reassignment Surgeries)
• D.C. Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment
• Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
• Independent Payment Advisory Board Repeal
• Tax Cuts & Jobs Act
Family Research Council Action President Tony Perkins praised Ratcliffe for earning the True Blue award.
“Rep. Ratcliffe deserves praise for his unwavering commitment to stand for life, family, marriage and religious liberty,” Perkins said.
“Texans should be encouraged to know that they have a Member of Congress such as Rep. Ratcliffe who has come alongside other members and our president to begin the work of rebuilding our nation, and protecting the very values that made America great.”
Click here to download a copy of the Vote Scorecard.