WASHINGTON – In response to President Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday night, Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) issued the following statement:
WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives passed the All Economic Regulations are Transparent (ALERT) Act by a vote of 244-173 today. The bill, sponsored by Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas), blocks the administration from implementing federal regulations without first providing the public with detailed information for at least six months before they go into effect.
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) voted Wednesday to send a bill that repeals Obamacare and defunds Planned Parenthood to President Obama’s desk for the first time.
WASHINGTON – In response to the president’s Monday announcement on his intent to roll out a series of gun-related executive actions, Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) issued the following statement:
WASHINGTON – In response to the FY 2016 government funding package voted on Friday by the U.S. House of Representatives, Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) issued the following statement:
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) voted Tuesday for two disapproval measures (S.J. Res. 23 and S.J. Res. 24) to halt regulations that would drive up energy costs for families across the country and eliminate American jobs.
WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Strengthening State and Local Cyber Crime Fighting Act of 2015 (H.R. 3490) today to provide state and local law enforcement with the tools they need to fight back against cyber-crime and protect our communities. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Ratcliffe (R-Texas), now heads to the Senate.
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) voted for the American SAFE Act today to stop ISIS from infiltrating our borders through the refugee resettlement program. It passed in the House with a veto-proof majority and now heads to the Senate.
WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. John Ratcliffe released the following statement in response to the news that the Senate can move forward with the House-passed reconciliation bill:
ROCKWALL, TX – After a stunningly long decision process dragged out over almost his entire tenure, the President has rejected TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline application. In one of his first orders of business of the 114th Congress, U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe signed on as an original cosponsor to legislation to approve and build the Keystone XL Pipeline. The full U.S.