Congressman Markwayne Mullin

Representing the 2nd District of Oklahoma
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Defense and National Security

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Apr 12, 2013
Press Release
Congressman Mullin’s Academy Day Set For April 20th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MUSKOGEE – DATE- Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-2) will host a Congressional Service Academy information session for Second District students interested in applying to one of the nation’s service academies.
Apr 9, 2013
Press Release
Congressman Mullin to Present Purple Heart Award And Host Veterans Appreciation Ceremony

MUSKOGEE – April 9, 2013 – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-2) will present a Purple Heart to Tahlequah Veteran Paul Phillips in a special ceremony on Friday, April 19.

The ceremony will be held at Go Ye Village, 1201 W. 4th Street, Tahlequah, OK at 11 a.m. and will include a tribute to all military veterans. The public is welcome to attend. Veterans are encouraged to attend and be recognized for their service.

Apr 1, 2013
Editorial
April is the Month of the Military Child, established to highlight the important role children play in the Armed Forces community. Particularly during this month, as a state and as a community, we should acknowledge the courage of these children who serve their country in their own unique ways.
Mar 26, 2013
Press Release

Congressman Mullin Hosts Academy Day for 2nd District Students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MUSKOGEE – March 26th- Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-2) announced he will host a Congressional Service Academy information session for Second District students interested in applying to one of the nation’s service academies.

Mar 15, 2013
Press Release
Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-2) announced today he has co-sponsored a bill cutting foreign aid to Egypt to offset the cost of funding the promises our country made to members of America’s military. The $500 million cut in foreign aid will offset the tuition assistance program that was suspended recently by the Army, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and the Air Force due to sequestration and a tightened military budget.
Mar 12, 2013
Blog Post

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U.S. Department of State
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Mar 6, 2013
Press Release
Today Congress approved H. R. 933, the Department of Defense, Military Construction, and Veterans Affairs and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013, a Continuing Resolution (CR) to fund government operations. The bill passed by a vote of 267 – 151. "I voted yes on this bill because it gives our military much-needed flexibility during sequestration and makes the spending cuts that are vital to finally balancing the budget permanent,” Mullin said. “These cuts are real cuts to spending and reign in many out-of-control tentacles of the federal government such as the EPA and IRS.”
Mar 4, 2013
Press Release
In President George Washington’s Farewell Address, he said, “With slight shades of difference, you have the same religion, manners, habits, and political principles. You have in a common cause fought and triumphed together. The independence and liberty you possess are the work of joint councils and joint efforts of common dangers, sufferings, and successes.
Mar 1, 2013
Press Release
Today marks the beginning of the across-the-board spending cuts called the sequester. It is unfortunate that in Washington, nobody can agree to make the spending cuts needed to replace the sequester. Oklahomans have seen through the ratcheted-up political rhetoric coming from both the White House and Congress. They are ready for the dysfunction to stop and for this country to get back on stable fiscal footing by making common-sense cuts to federal spending that do not threaten public safety, national defense or the economy.
Jan 16, 2013
Press Release
"The constitution was not written by the government to tell the people what rights they had. The constitution was written by the people to limit the government’s power. What the Obama administration is proposing in potential legislative actions and executive orders is a violation of 2nd amendment rights which guarantees us the right to keep and bear arms."