The House has passed the conference report to the Fiscal Year 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Each year an updated bill is voted on to authorize what’s needed for a national defense best suited to protect and defend our country.
Today the House took action on a bill that allows for the highest pay raise for our troops in six years.
Donald Trump tweeted on November 29, that those who burn an American flag should lose their citizenship or go to jail. Trump loves to stir the pot. He loves to get a reaction from his tweets. If, you haven't figured that out by now, your head will be spinning for the next 4 years. In fact, the Main Stream Media is going crazy because Trump won’t call a press conference, he would rather use his twitter account to state his views and connect with peo
In remarks on the Senate floor Thursday, I highlighted the importance of reforming our nation’s mental health system with provisions in the 21st Century Cures Act that the Senate will soon consider. The reforms are based in part on his Mental Health and Safe Communities Act.
Technological advancement and American innovation has unleashed new cutting edge treatments, allowed us to turn the page on cancer, and led to previously impossible medical developments that will save the lives of thousands of men, women, and children.