Speaker's Blog

New Human Trafficking Law Already Making a Difference

August 03, 2015

Whether it is creating more jobs and promoting trade, helping our veterans, or strengthening Medicare, this Republican majority is making a difference.  Nowhere is that more evident than the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (JVTA), which was recently signed into law.  With more than one million suspected child exploitation reports in 2014, and half-a-million reports of missing children, the new anti-trafficking law is already assisting law enforcement efforts to recover victims and put a stop to these traffickers. Read More

Weekly Address: This Is What Progress Looks Like

August 02, 2015

The new Congress is getting things done for the American people, and in this week's Republican address, House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) ticks off some of that progress. Read More

Weekly Republican Address: Progress on The People’s Priorities

July 31, 2015

In this week’s Republican address, House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) provides an update on the progress that the new Congress is making on the people’s priorities, from the first real entitlement reform in nearly two decades to a plan that advances free trade and American jobs. Read More

Growing Our Economy: We Can Do Better

July 31, 2015

“This is now the weakest expansion we have had in 70 years,” said Megan Greene, chief economist at Manulife Asset Management. Read More

Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers to Deliver Weekly Republican Address

July 31, 2015

McMorris Rodgers will discuss the progress that the new Congress is making on the people’s priorities, from the first real entitlement reform in nearly two decades to a plan that advances free trade and promotes American jobs. Read More

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