Cattle Call: Balancing the Books in WashingtonSee More Videos
This week in the U.S. House we passed the Balanced Budget for a Stronger America to get America to a balanced budget and pay off our $18 trillion debt that will otherwise be left to our children and our children’s children. This resolution can guide America on a path to fiscal sanity and greater prosperity, repealing Obamacare and cutting $5.5 trillion in spending.
Cattle Call: Nuclear Armed Iran Not an OptionSee More Videos
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed a joint session of Congress. The Prime Minister’s concerns for the survival of his country, America's closest ally in the middles east, are justified. The peoples of both Israel and America recognize the threat of a nuclear armed Iran and remain adamant that this cannot be allowed to happen.
Cattle Call: Jackson Hole’s New Baggage ClaimSee More Videos
I attended the grand opening for Jackson Hole Airport’s new baggage claim area. This airport, like Wyoming’s many other airports, is critical to our local economies and I am pleased to see this one expand capacity.
Cattle Call: Wyoming's Wolves, Wyoming's MineralsSee More Videos
We introduced two more bills. One would restore millions of mineral royalty dollars to Wyoming that was taken by the federal government, citing administrative costs. The other is a bipartisan wolf bill that would codify the FWS rulemakings, returning the gray wolf to state management in both Wyoming and in the Western Great Lakes region.
Rep. Lummis Speaks on Passage of Senate Keystone Approval BillSee More Videos
Rep Lummis speaks on the House floor in favor of final passage of S. 1, the Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act. This bill would at long last approve the Keystone XL pipeline.
Hulette High Visits Rep. LummisSee More Photos
A group of High School students from Hulett, Wyoming visited Rep. Lummis at her office in Washington, D.C. as part of their time in the Capital with Closeup.
Veterinary Student VisitSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis met with Rachel Stutter, a veterinary medical student from Cheyenne, Wyoming.
Rep. Lummis meets with TantriSee More Photos
Rep. Lummis met with Tantri, a foreign exchange student from Indonesia who has been living with her host family in Big Piney, Wyoming. Tantri spoke of her experiences living and studying in Wyoming and explained many of the differences between her home in Indonesia and Wyoming.
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.