The Chip vs the Magnetic StripSee More Videos
At a Science Committee hearing earlier this week, we heard of a new technology that may be able to make retail purchases more secure and prevent identity theft.
Cattle Call: Stopping the IRS Political Targeting of Conservative GroupsSee More Videos
As part of the ongoing investigation of the IRS, I joined a bipartisan majority in the House this week to pass H.R. 3865: the Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2014, legislation which I also co-sponsored. This bill delays changes to IRS rules proposed in November to increase restrictions on tax-exempt organizations. The new restrictions would not affect unions, only 501(c)(4)s.
A Busy Week for Wyoming in the U.S. HouseSee More Videos
This week saw the passage through the Judiciary Committee of my bill the Open Book on the Equal Access to Justice Act, release of the final Report, Findings and Recommendations from our Endangered Species Act Working Group, passage through the U.S. House of grazing provisions with one of my amendments and passage of my River Paddling Protection Act.
Locals Should Have the First SaySee More Videos
This week I want to talk to you about an exciting precedent of locals bringing their case before Congress.
Intelligence OversightSee More Videos
Rep. Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) introduced H.R. 3855: The Intelligence Budget Transparency Act. This bill will require the top-line funding levels for all government funded intelligence agencies to be made public.
Rep. Lummis Meets with Wind River UNITYSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis met with Reinette, Claullen, Robert, and Shoshanna of Wind River United National Indian Tribal Youth (UNITY) during their visit to Washington, D.C.
Rep. Lummis as Speaker Pro TemporeSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis was acting speaker pro tempore on Wednesday morning of February 26 and managed the U.S. House floor until recess.
Rep. Lummis meets with Haley Powell of Rock SpringsSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis met Haley Powell of Rock Springs who is one of four winners of a national essay contest sponsored by Trout Unlimited, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership.
Rep. Lummis meets with Wyoming PrincipalsSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis meets with the Wyoming Association of Elementary Principals to discuss the issues elementary education is facing.
Rep. Lummis Visits Wyoming LegislatureSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis addresses the Wyoming State House of Representatives during their session on Wednesday, Feb. 19 2014