It is hard to believe that we are almost past the first half of this year. The past few months have been full of important wins that bring our Oklahoma values to Washington.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) today issued the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on marriage:
In 1938, songwriter Irving Berlin dug through a trunk that contained his incomplete arrangements for a piece he had started two decades earlier—a piece that has become so important to the tradition of being an American that it’s hard to imagine anyone criticizing it for being “just one more patriotic song.”
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin’s (OK-02) bill (H.R. 533) to remove the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma’s charter of incorporation will go to the president’s desk after passing the U.S. Senate unanimously on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Supreme Court today ruled that Americans purchasing health coverage through the federal marketplace, HealthCare.Gov, are eligible for federal subsidies.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) today issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Ratepayer Protection Act (H.R. 2042), legislation to protect Oklahoma families and businesses from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed Clean Power Plan rule.
MUSKOGEE – Ensuring area veterans know about all of the services available to them in their community and region is the goal of three Veteran Information Day events to be hosted by Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02).
WASHINGTON– Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) on Wednesday recognized National Men’s Health Week on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives. June is National Men’s Health Month, and Men’s Health Week began on June 15, 2015. Mullin co-chairs the bipartisan Congressional Men’s Health Caucus with U.S. Rep. Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10).
Not all heroes wear a cape and fly.
We can look around our communities and see real heroes in our midst. Some drive an ambulance; others keep us safe or put out fires. And, parents have an opportunity to be a hero every single day when they read to their children, read with their children or take their children to the library.
WASHINGTON– Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) today voted to hold the president accountable on future agreements to sell American-made products in other countries. The framework, the Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 (H.R. 2146), passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 218-208.
In The News
The 2013 presidential inauguration will take place on January 21, 2013.
The One Hundred Thirteenth United States Congress is the next meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It is scheduled to meet in Washington, D.C. from January 3, 2013 to January 3, 2015.
The 113th United States Congress will begin on January 3, 2013. There are at least 12 new senators (3R, 8D, 1I) and 67 new representatives (29R, 38D).
I began running a business when I was only 20 years old. Back then if you worked hard and followed the rules; you had a pretty good shot at getting ahead.
Today it seems the deck is increasingly stacked against those who work hard and pursue their own dreams, especially if you are a business owner.