Cattle Call: Toxic Water and Government FailureSee More Videos
This week I joined my colleagues on the Oversight and Government Reform Committee to hold a hearing investigating the Flint, Michigan water crisis and the Environment Protection Agency’s (EPA) role in the situation.
Cattle Call: Congress Fights Federal OverreachSee More Videos
This week, the House joined the Senate in passing bipartisan legislation officially rejecting the EPA’s Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule. The legislation to reject this rule has been sent to the White House. This is a clear choice for President Obama to side either with hundreds of years of law, tradition, and local water stewardship or the power hungry EPA seeking to usurp state water authority.
Cattle Call: House, Senate Send Obamacare Repeal to White HouseSee More Videos
Using a Congressional once-a-year budget tool called reconciliation, Rep. Lummis joined her colleagues in the House and Senate this week to bypass the usual need for a 60 vote majority in the Senate and force an Obamacare repeal and planned parenthood defunding bill through to the President’s desk.
Cattle Call: Merry Christmas WyomingSee More Videos
Rep. Lummis and her staff in D.C. wish everyone a Merry Christmas.
Cattle Call: Lummis Offers Amendment to OmnibusSee More Videos
A recording of some of Rep. Lummis' testimony before the House Rules Committee, where she offered an amendment specific to the part of the bill funding the Department of the Interior (DOI), the U.S. Forest Service, and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). That part of the bill did next to nothing to address these agencies’ regulatory overreach in Wyoming. Rep. Lummis' amendment would have put these agencies under a continuing resolution under lower spending levels until February.
Rep. Lummis Speaks on Article 1See More Photos
Rep. Lummis spoke out against government overreach and how the executive branch has run amok, especially against the West.
Hot Springs High School Visits Rep. LummisSee More Photos
Students from Hot Springs High School in Thermopolis, WY visited with Rep. Lummis in D.C. during their Closeup trip to Washington.
Wyoming Air and Army National GuardSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis met with Maj. Gen. Reiner and some of the staff for the Air and Army National Guard to discuss issues Wyoming’s National Guard faces.
Rep. Lummis Receives Conservative AwardSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis received the American Conservative Union’s Award for Conservative Excellence.
Discussing Impact AidSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis met with effected school officials from Wyoming about impact aid as well as education issues in general.