WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) released the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) vote to reverse Obama-era “net neutrality” regulations through FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s Restoring Internet Freedom Order:
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) voted today for the passage of the Community Institution Mortgage Relief Act of 2017 (H.R. 3971) in the U.S. House of Representatives. This bill will reduce compliance costs for smaller community financial institutions by exempting them from certain escrow or impound requirements.
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas), chairman of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection, praised the House passage of legislation to reorganize the National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) at DHS on Monday.
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) voted today for the passage of the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act (H.R. 38) in the U.S. House of Representatives.
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) released the following statement on the nomination of Kirstjen Nielsen as Secretary of Homeland Security:
ROCKWALL – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) announced today a team of Rockwall-Heath High School students as the winners of the 2017 Congressional App Challenge for Texas’ 4th District.
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) voted today for the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) in the U.S. House of Representatives. As the biggest reform of our tax code since 1986, this bill will create bigger paychecks, create more jobs and allow 9 out of 10 Americans to file taxes on a postcard.
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) chaired a House Homeland Security Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Committee hearing this week that shed light on effective cyber threat information sharing practices needed to bolster America’s national security.
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe’s (R-Texas) questioning of Attorney General Jeff Sessions today confirmed the need to restore trust in the DOJ due to a string of Obama-era missteps.
During the exchange, which occurred under oath during a House Judiciary Committee hearing, Sessions confirmed the following in response to Ratcliffe’s questions:
WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) announced today James “Jamie” Baker as his new director of public policy based out of his Sherman office. He will be serving Grayson, Fannin and Collin counties, replacing Kathleen Connor, who recently became the director of resource development for the United Way of Grayson County.
"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: