Hi friends, with an $18 trillion dollar national debt that continues to grow, we cannot afford to wait any longer to get our fiscal house in order. Too often, politicians on both sides of the aisle refuse to make tough decisions, and continue to kick the can down the road. If we don’t act now, it’s our children and grandchildren that will be forced to pay the price.
U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Heath) in his first telephone town hall announced he has introduced one of his first pieces of legislation in Congress – the Executive Amnesty Prevention Act H.R. 1715. In November, President Obama took executive action to grant amnesty to up to 5 million illegal immigrants.
Text of Statement:
"Hi Friends - On Jan. 6, I raised my right hand and took an oath to support and defend the Constitution of the United States as the Representative of the 4th Congressional District of Texas. Over 700,000 Texans have entrusted to me to carry out this oath, and it’s something that I take very seriously.
Texarkana, Texas -
As a Texas judge blocks President Obama's executive action on immigration, Congressman John Ratcliff maintains a tough stance on border security.
The Republican lawmaker hosted an open house Tuesday for his district office in Texarkana.
Congressman Ratcliff was sworn into office last month.
"Hi Friends, This week the President has continually attempted to downplay his foreign policy failures. But the fact is that we continue to live in a dangerous world where our enemies actively attempt to kill Americans and our allies and threaten our way of life.
I feel so blessed and so grateful to represent our district and I’m thankful for every day I get to work for you in Washington.
In the course of my duties as your congressman, my office provides many services that you will want to take advantage of.
Congressman Ratcliffe's Statement on Repealing Obamacare:
Hello friends, today I would like to take an opportunity to stand up for those who are unable to stand up for themselves.
The Declaration of Independence, the foundational document of this great country, boldly proclaims that every person is endowed with the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.