Congressman Markwayne Mullin

Representing the 2nd District of Oklahoma
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Aug 25, 2016 Mullin' It Over Column

The old saying goes: “Give a man a fish, you feed him for a day.  Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.”  I think that is the same mindset we need to have when it comes to our welfare system.  In 1996, people on both sides of the aisle formed a plan to make sure that those who needed help could get it, and those who were exploiting the system would be forced to support themselves

Aug 18, 2016 Mullin' It Over Column

As a young man, I had the opportunity to take over my family’s small plumbing business.  It wasn’t easy, but with the support of my family and years of hard work, we managed to grow a business that continues to be successful today.  None of our success would be possible without the hard work and dedication of the team we built over the years.

Aug 17, 2016 Mullin' It Over Column

This month is a Congressional district work period, so I am home traveling throughout the state.  This is a great chance for me to get out and talk with people about the issues that affect their day to day lives.  One of the biggest problems I hear about is access to medical care for those who live in rural areas.  My team has put in a lot of work lately on legislation that makes sure people wh

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Aug 4, 2016 Mullin' It Over Column

There is a plague that continues to spread across the district, state, and nation.  Opioid abuse has increased exponentially over the last decade and I have made it a top priority to stop the spread of this epidemic.

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Jul 27, 2016 Mullin' It Over Column

With the first week of August already here, it is almost time for me to drop my kids off for their first day of school.  Some schools in Oklahoma start as early as next week.  As always, their summer vacation seemed to fly by.

Jul 27, 2016 Mullin' It Over Column

When the framers of the Constitution set up the government, they designed it with three separate but equal branches.  They developed a system of checks and balances to ensure that no single branch of the government would ever have too much power.  This system has worked for the last 240 years.

Jul 8, 2016 Mullin' It Over Column

In the last two years, ISIS has been tied to almost 100 terror plots against the West, and out of those, America was the number one target.  Terrorism is the biggest threat to our national security today, and I believe that it is up to us to stop it.

Jul 8, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK02) released the following statement concerning the shooting in Dallas on July 7th.

 

Jul 7, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK02) introduced H.R. 5604 June 28th.  It is a bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize veterans to use their Post-9/11 Educational Assistance benefits to pursue independent study programs at certain educational institutions that are not institutions of higher learning.

Jun 23, 2016 Mullin' It Over Column

On June 12th, a terrorist walked into The Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida.  Because of his radicalized ideology, he massacred 49 people and wounded 53 more.  The only thing that stopped him from taking more lives was the response by law enforcement officers on the scene.

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In The News

Sep 5, 2013 In The News
By Chris Casteel Published: September 4, 2013
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Feb 1, 2013 In The News
Jan 3, 2013 In The News

The 2013 presidential inauguration will take place on January 21, 2013.

Jan 3, 2013 In The News

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.

Jan 3, 2013 In The News

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).

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Feb 14, 2013 Video

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.