Congressman Steve Stockman

Representing the 36th District of Texas

Press Releases

Jul 17, 2014 Press Release

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.

Jul 17, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Stockman (R-TX 36,) a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement Thursday:

Jul 11, 2014 Press Release
'Our nation needs to establish this cooperative, so American corporations no longer have to relocate their manufacturing facilities and jobs to China'

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.

Jul 10, 2014 Press Release
Democrats endorse arrest powers: “I could have arrested Karl Rove on any given day” Pelosi said just days ago

> 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.

Jul 10, 2014 Press Release

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.

Jul 10, 2014 Press Release
Screw them’ Netroots Nation founder and sponsor said of four Americans killed, burned and hanged from a bridge by al Qaeda

> 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’

Jul 8, 2014 Press Release

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.

Jul 8, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Stockman (R-TX 36) urged his colleagues Tuesday to defeat H.R. 3471, more accurately called the “Abortion On Demand Act.”

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Jun 30, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON- The United States Supreme Court ruled Monday closely-held corporations like Hobby Lobby, run by religious people, cannot be forced by the government to provide contraceptive coverage to their employees.  Essentially, this decision extends the protections of the Religious Freedom of Restoration Act to for-profit corporations, including Hobby Lobby, Mardel, and Conestoga.

Jun 26, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- The United States Supreme Court Thursday morning unanimously ruled in NLRB v. Canning that President Barack Obama’s supposed recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board were invalid, as they were made while the Senate in pro forma session.

Congressman Steve Stockman (R-TX 36) released the following statement Thursday in response to the ruling:

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