MUSKOGEE – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) announced the winning essays in the 2015 Second District Constitution Essay Forum.
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.
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.
WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees Act (H.R. 1624) on Sept. 28, 2015, to maintain the current definition of the small-group insurance market and to help businesses and employees access quality and affordable health insurance.
On September 17, 1787, the members of the Constitutional Convention came together one last time to sign our Constitution. With these signatures, Americans were freed from Britain’s tyrannical rule, and our government began to take shape.
WASHINGTON – Bishop Edward Slattery, of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tulsa, was the special guest today of Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) to hear Pope Francis address a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress.
Like business owners in big cities and small towns across Oklahoma, I want my company to provide good health insurance because it helps us attract and retain the best employees. But Obamacare makes this very hard. And, it is about to become even harder.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) voted on Friday to prohibit Planned Parenthood from receiving any federal funding, citing disgust and outrage over videos that have surfaced detailing the horrific behavior at Planned Parenthood regional centers. The bill to block funding for Planned Parenthood (H.R.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) today issued the following statement after the House Committee on Energy and Commerce approved H.R. 702, a bill that allows the United States to adapt to changing crude oil market conditions:
On the morning of September 11, 2001, I was on a service call for Mullin Plumbing. When the first plane crash was reported, my customer pulled me from my work and told me I needed to see something. We stood in front of the television and neither of us knew what to say.
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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.