Congressman Markwayne Mullin

Representing the 2nd District of Oklahoma
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Jun 10, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) voted to oppose the Obama administration’s latest attack on the oil and gas industry – a proposed $10 dollar tax on every barrel of oil.

“With oil prices climbing back over $50 a barrel, Oklahoma families are just starting to recover from the plunge in prices,” said Mullin.  “But the effects are still being felt.  This new tax proposed by the Obama administration will undercut all the efforts made to get Oklahoma’s energy industry back on its feet.”

Jun 9, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) on Wednesday voted in favor of the Ozone Standards Implementation Act (H.R. 4775) to make sure the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) does not impose a harmful, unworkable regulation on Oklahoma.

May 19, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) has been leading an effort in the U.S. House of Representatives to ensure the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) does not inappropriately spend U.S. taxpayer dollars to enforce a non-binding global climate agreement.

Mar 4, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Reps. Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) and Steve Russell (OK-05) introduced a bill on Thursday that will give Oklahoma’s military installations the flexibility they need to hire more workers. The bill, the Department of Defense Workforce Flexibility Act of 2016 (H.R. 4687), allows temporary employees within the U.S. Department of Defense to more easily apply for vacant, permanent positions within the department.

Mar 3, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) voted on Thursday to protect job creators in Oklahoma from the harmful regulations President Obama has placed on the brick and ceramics manufacturing industry.

Feb 29, 2016 Page

The U.S. Postal Service is hiring city carrier assistants and rural carrier associates.

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Dec 1, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) on Tuesday voted to disapprove the Obama administration’s final rules regulating emissions from power plants. The resolutions, S.J. Res. 23 and S.J. Res. 24, passed the U.S. Senate on November 17, 2015, and are identical to the disapproval resolutions Mullin cosponsored in the U.S. House of Representatives. 

Oct 8, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) made the following statement today after the president signed into law legislation Mullin championed to maintain the current definition of the small-group insurance market and help businesses and their employees access quality and affordable health insurance.

Oct 2, 2015 Mullin' It Over Column

Our country’s energy policies and infrastructure need an update.

Next week, the U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on legislation to bring part of our energy policy into the present by repealing the crude oil export ban.

The current ban on crude oil exports is outdated and is holding our nation back. Lifting the ban on the export of crude oil is about maintaining our standing as a global leader, incentivizing innovation and bringing jobs back to our communities right here in Oklahoma.

Sep 30, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) issued the following statement Wednesday after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 719, a measure to fund the federal government through December 11, 2015. Mullin voted in favor of the stopgap funding bill.

“Today the House voted to fund the federal government through December 11, 2015, and avoid a shutdown.