Washington - The Middle East is on fire and being overrun by radical Islam. The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is on the march, Libya is burning, and Hamas is attacking Israeli civilians. The world is looking for leadership at this difficult time. Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are spearheading the effort to defeat radical Islam in the region.
WASHINGTON -- Congressman Steve Stockman (R-TX 36) released the following statement Tuesday morning:
On June 5th I sent a letter to President Barack Obama asking whether any compensation was provided by anyone to the Haqqani terrorist network in exchange for the release of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdhal.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Stockman Thursday introduced legislation that would end the current border crisis by building a full double fence along the US/Mexican border, deploying additional law enforcement to the border, detaining gang members, punishing countries that refuse to accept repatriated illegals and banning welfare benefits for amnestied illegals.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Stockman (R-TX 36,) a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, sent the following letter Thursday to the ambassadors of Malaysia and Ukraine:
Ambassadors Jamaluddin and Motsyk,
Innocent men, women and children from nations across the world were killed today by militants dedicated to aggression and occupation in Ukraine.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Stockman (R-TX 36,) a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement Thursday:
WASHINGTON—Recently, Congressman Stockman introduced H.R. 4883, the National Rare-Earth Refinery Cooperative Act, in response to China’s growing monopoly on the rare-earth mineral industry. It is the House companion bill to S. 2006, which was introduced in the Senate by Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO). Since then, this legislation was referred to the Committee on Armed Services.
> CNN, New York Times also endorse the House’s power to arrest
WASHINGTON -- Congressman Steve Stockman Thursday filed a resolution directing the House Sergeant-At-Arms to arrest former IRS Director of the Exempt Organizations Unit Lois Lerner on charges of contempt of Congress.
WASHINGTON -- Congressman Steve Stockman Thursday filed eight floor amendments to the 2015 Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, which would block Obama administration environmental initiatives and protect homeowners.
> Markos Moulitsas bragged about his remarks the next day, boasting ‘I struck back’ against dead Americans
> Stockman: ‘Democrats should be ashamed. It’s like the White House wakes up every morning thinking of new ways to express hatred of the military’
WASHINGTON—Besides introducing H. Res. 612, which would require President Obama to impose sanctions on Mexico until Sgt. Tahmooressi is released, Congressman Stockman has turned to Twitter to help raise awareness for the marine held in Mexico.
Congressman Steve Stockman (R-TX-36) is a regular attendee of the March for Life, but can't attend this year. Rep. Stockman was the original sponsor of the Sanctity of Life Act in the 1990's, and has co-sponsored the Act in this Congress. March attendees are invited to stop by the Congressman's office at 326 Cannon House Office Building. This year is the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.