The past few weeks have brought a great deal of rain and storms to Oklahoma. Many parts of our district are dealing with everything from flash flooding to tornadoes.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) issued the following informational statement for Second Congressional District communities and individuals impacted by recent heavy rains and severe weather:
MUSKOGEE – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) today announced upcoming town hall meetings in Okfuskee and Okmulgee counties on Thursday, May 28, 2015.
At a time when it is hard to get Congress to agree on anything, it is comforting to know there are still causes we can all rally behind: giving every child the chance to succeed. This is not a Democratic or Republican issue—this is at the heart of the American Dream.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) made the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives adopted a measure to reverse the listing of the Lesser Prairie Chicken and the American Burying Beetle as threatened or endangered species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA):
WASHINGTON– Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) is urging the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) to halt the implementation of a new climate change policy that could keep states from accessing emergency grant funding.
WASHINGTON– The U.S. House of Representatives passed two bills to stop the deeply-flawed proposed rule defining Waters of the United States under the Clean Water Act.
Current and former military spouses and military families are the quiet heroes of this nation’s history, and we cannot thank them enough for their own service: supporting our service members and their mission.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) is asking for a legislative fix to help Oklahoma churches and service groups keep their highway signs up.
As your representative in the U.S. House of Representatives, I have made it my priority to stand against federal regulations that hurt our way of life. And there is no better example of just how out of control Washington is than the Obama administration’s attempts to cut the lights on Oklahoma.
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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.