I often talk about getting comfortable being uncomfortable.
In leadership, this may mean trying something new in order to move a company or a project forward. In our personal lives and faith journeys, this can be taking a stand on an issue as important as the sanctity of life.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) today introduced H.R. 486, the Preserving Jobs in the Oilfield Act of 2015. This bill would remove a burdensome Obama administration regulation that has far-reaching consequences on oil and gas jobs.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) issued the following statement after the president’s State of the Union address.
Many of you are frustrated by the president’s abuse of power and go it alone attitude when it comes to immigration. And rightfully so. Our country is a nation of laws built on the foundation of the constitution and guided by a system of checks and balances.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) and Rep.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) today voted for H.R. 240, the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, which aims to reverse the president’s executive power grab on immigration.
The second-term lawmaker has been an outspoken opponent of the president’s immigration efforts, calling the plan an abuse of power.
When I visit with my friends and neighbors in Oklahoma, one thing is clear: The president’s overreach is not the type of leadership they want or expect out of Washington.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) today voted for H.R. 3, a bill to approve the northern section of the Keystone XL Pipeline. The legislation passed the House by a vote of 266 to 153. The second-term lawmaker issued the following statement after the vote:
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) today voted for H.R. 30, the Save American Workers Act, which passed the House by a vote of 252 to 172. The legislation would repeal the 30-hour definition of full-time employment in the Affordable Care Act and restore the traditional 40-hour definition.
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.