Cattle Call: Amnesty is UnacceptableSee More Videos
President Obama expanded his controversial Delayed Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. These new actions will only increase the flood which shows why no legislation on immigration can be considered until the border is secured. President Obama’s actions mark a massive usurpation of legislative authority. We will leave no stone unturned as we strive to find the best tool to fight this unprecedented overreach.
Cattle Call: Keystone: Key to Growing the EconomySee More Videos
The Keystone XL pipeline has met all the requirements this administration has demanded and more. There is no reason not to approve this pipeline. It would strengthen our energy security, boost local economies, and create a lasting economic ripple effect throughout the country. The pipeline has even been approved by President Obama’s own State Department. It’s time for the President to get out of the way and let construction start.
Cattle Call: Real Conservation from the Ground UpSee More Videos
Wyoming understands what 21st century conservation planning should look like: a collaborative, science-based effort to conserve species without sacrificing economic development for the people of our great state. Unfortunately, the law has not caught up with this approach.
Cattle Call: Faced with Success, Some Cry WolfSee More Videos
For over a decade the gray wolf has surpassed Endangered Species Act goals, warranting a delisting that returns management to the states. Finally, in 2013, the Fish and Wildlife Service agreed to allow Wyoming to manage wolves under our carefully crafted plan. But now the wolf is back on the list and a federal judge in Washington has overturned Wyoming's plan on a technicality.
Cattle Call: Harry Reid on Jobs: Nothing but CricketsSee More Videos
Harry Reid is desperately trying to sell the “do nothing Congress” as republicans' fault but it was his own decision to keep the Senate from coming to the table to work on these critical issues. We have sent the Senate many different solutions and ideas. Harry Reid’s Response? Still nothing but crickets.
Kaycee High School Students in WashingtonSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis was pleased to meet with a group of Kaycee High School students during their visit to Washington.
Cowboys Against CancerSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis with Dooley, a very large stuffed monkey shown around Washington to raise awareness for Cowboys Against Cancer, an organization designed to help pay for travel costs incurred by people in Sweetwater County who have to travel for cancer treatment. Rep. Lummis was pleased to sign Dooley’s vest and join in raising awareness of this group and their important work.
Rep. Lummis meets with Jacob of GilletteSee More Photos
Jacob Barker of Gillette, Wyoming, (right) spoke with Rep. Lummis about his proposals to the Gillette City Council to fight against graffiti. Two of his proposals the city council supported were to use coatings of a paint like substance that allows graffiti to be washed off with water and to use the 311 app so that people can immediately report graffiti.
Rep. Lummis Addresses the Wyoming Air Force AssociationSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis joined Sen. Mike Enzi and Sen. John Barrasso to address the Wyoming Air Force Association about the importance of F.E. Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne, Wyoming and the critical role it plays in national defense.
Rep. Lummis Meets with Principal Scott O'trembaSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis met with Principal Scott O'tremba of Lovell High School, this year's Wyoming's Principal of the year.