October 14th, 2022
After the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported in its September Consumer Price Index (CPI) that core inflation rose higher than expectations and to a new 40-year high, at 6.6 percent from the previous year – I issued the...
July 15th, 2022
I released the following statement after voting for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2023:
July 13th, 2022
After the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its June Consumer Price Index reporting consumer prices are 9.1 percent higher than the year previous, and showing real wages have dropped nearly 4.8 percent since President...
July 11th, 2022
I released the following statement on the Bureau of Labor Statistics June jobs report:
June 28th, 2022
I made the following statement after voting against the Senate gun control bill that raises Constitutional concerns.
June 24th, 2022
After the Supreme Court ruled to overturn Roe v. Wade in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health, I released the following statement:
June 17th, 2022
Under President Biden, workers and families are suffering from a dangerous baby formula shortage, raging inflation, and shrinking family budgets. In opening remarks for a full Committee hearing, I outlined solutions to...
June 10th, 2022
This week I made the following statement after voting against the rushed and ineffective gun legislation set forth by Democrats.
May 30th, 2022
Today, I released a video honoring our nation's fallen heroes on this Memorial Day, May 30.Click here to watch my Memorial Day tribute.
October 4th, 2022
After the Federal Reserve’s preferred measure of inflation, August’s personal consumption expenditures (PCE) price index rose 6.2 percent from the year previous–much higher than expected–I issued the following statement:...
July 14th, 2022
Wholesale prices for businesses jumped 11.3 percent from the previous year, according to a new Producer Price Index (PPI) report from the Department of Labor.
July 12th, 2022
Following a New York Times report that implied former top FBI officials James B. Comey and Andrew G. McCabe were inappropriately selected for an IRS research audit, I issued the following statement:
June 30th, 2022
After the Federal Reserve’s preferred measure of inflation increased by 6.3 percent from the year previous, I issued the following statement:
June 27th, 2022
Thursday, I joined the Sam Malone Show to discuss the looming recession in President Biden's economy, rising inflation, and President Biden's refusal to put America first.Click here to listen to the full interview.
June 21st, 2022
I am pleased to announce the outstanding students from the 8th Congressional District of Texas who have accepted appointments to attend U.S. military service academies after being nominated by his office.
June 14th, 2022
Wholesale prices for businesses jumped 10.8 percent from the previous year, according to a new Producer Price Index (PPI) report from the Department of Labor. This is more bad news for consumers.
June 3rd, 2022
I issued the following statement after the release of the May Jobs Report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics:
May 18th, 2022
Jake Ellzey (TX-06), Michael McCaul (TX-10), and I sent an amicus letter to the Supreme Court of Texas warning of Texas Central Railroad's lack of progress and funding at the federal level for their proposed Dallas to...
May 6th, 2022
Last week, I led my Republican colleagues in sending a letter to the House Appropriations Committee urging the adoption of smart safeguards to protect U.S. taxpayers from footing the bill of faulty high speed rail projects....