Tag: Defense

Statement on the Administration's Purchase of Heavy Water from Iran

April 22, 2016

“For Tehran, the nuclear agreement is the gift that keeps on giving." Read More

Is Secretary Kerry about to give Iran access to the dollar this Friday?

April 21, 2016

Here’s what he said when asked whether an agreement was reached on the dollar issue: Read More

The Administration Should Rule Out Additional Concessions to Iran

April 18, 2016

Here’s the bottom line: The administration should definitively rule out any potential workaround that provides Iran—directly or indirectly—with access to the dollar or the U.S. financial system. Read More

Continuing the Dialogue with Regional Security Partners, Ryan Delegation Travels to Riyadh

April 07, 2016

The Saudis are a strategic partner of the United States in the fight against ISIS and other extremist groups in the region. Read More

Statement on Committee Passage of FY17 Budget Resolution

March 16, 2016

"I commend Chairman Price for passing a responsible, conservative budget that cuts the deficit by $7 trillion and balances within a decade—all without raising taxes." Read More

One Step Closer to New North Korea Sanctions

February 10, 2016

"This dictatorial regime must learn that its actions have consequences." Read More

Statement on North Korea Missile Test

February 07, 2016

This type of provocative behavior is exactly why the House just passed additional sanctions to further isolate Kim's regime. Read More

Another Obama Administration Proposal to Transfer Guantanamo Detainees to the U.S.

January 14, 2016

Congress has spoken recently, definitively, and on a bipartisan basis: the terrorists held at Guantanamo should not be brought to the United States. Read More

Speaker Ryan & House Leaders Meet with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan

January 13, 2016

It was an honor to welcome His Majesty King Abdullah to the Capitol this morning. Read More

#LastSOTU FACT CHECK: A Disastrous Foreign Policy

January 12, 2016

Recent polling shows that two-thirds of the public think we’re losing the fight against ISIS, and just 34 percent approve of the president’s handling of foreign policy. And for good reason. Read More