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Comer & Jordan: Democrat Defund the Police Policies Destroying Nation’s Capital

Call on Mayor Bowser to provide answers about plan to address surging crime in D.C. WASHINGTON—House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and House Committee on the Judiciary Ranking Member Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) today blasted District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser on D.C.’s soaring crime and deteriorating conditions. In a letter to Mayor Bowser, the Ranking Members outline how Democrat Defund the Police influence and soft-on-crime ...

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Comer Statement on Supreme Court’s Decision in West Virginia v. EPA

WASHINGTON — Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) released the following statement on the Supreme Court’s decision in West Virginia v. Environmental Protection Agency: “Today’s Supreme Court decision is a monumental step forward to prevent the Executive Branch from unilaterally pushing burdensome regulations on the American people that are outside the scope of the laws passed by Congress. Since assuming office, the ...

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Comer & Oversight Republicans Probe Department of Transportation’s Failure to Remedy Increasing Rate of Flight Cancellations

Call out Secretary Buttigieg for unserious and out-of-touch solutions to complex problems WASHINGTON — Ahead of the July Fourth holiday weekend, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and Oversight Committee Republican lawmakers blasted U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg regarding the Department's failure to remedy the increasing rate of flight cancellations. The Republican lawmakers request a briefing with ...

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Comer, Norman Probe White House Involvement in FERC’s Efforts to Curtail Natural Gas Pipelines

Request all documents and communications between White House and FERC    WASHINGTON — Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and Subcommittee on the Environment Ranking Member Ralph Norman (R-S.C.) probed the White House’s involvement in the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) draft policy that would place significant barriers within the natural gas pipeline permitting process and diminish ...

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Comer, Oversight Republicans Seek Information on State Department’s New Global Woke Czar

WASHINGTON — Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and Oversight Committee Republicans raised concerns over the Biden Administration’s push to spend taxpayer dollars on the creation of a new “Special Representative for Racial Equity and Justice” position within the U.S. Department of State to push divisive ideologies. To understand the purpose and scope of this new taxpayer-funded position, the Republican lawmakers request Secretary Antony ...

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Comer: President Biden’s Border Crisis Fueling Fentanyl Trafficking

WASHINGTON—House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) opened today’s hearing on “Examining the 2022 National Drug Control Strategy and the Federal Response to the Overdose Crisis” by blasting the Biden Administration’s open border policies that are allowing illicit drugs like fentanyl to pour into our country. He also outlined how Democrat lockdowns and school closures have caused mental health complications for teens and adults, which have led to ...

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Scalise to Dems: Stop Hiding Fauci

WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Republican Whip and Ranking Member of the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis Steve Scalise’s (R-La.) opening statement at today’s Select Subcommittee’s hearing calls out Democrats for refusing to investigate the Biden Administration’s horrific track record during the COVID-19 pandemic. Whip Scalise criticizes Democrats on the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis for failing to hold a hearing with ...

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Comer: Democrats Ignoring Crises Facing Americans

Blasts Democrats for prioritizing an intrusive bill requiring federal surveys to ask about sexual orientation and gender identity WASHINGTON—House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) today delivered remarks on the House floor in opposition to H.R. 4176, the LGBTQI+ Data Inclusion Act, a bill that requires federal agencies to collect highly sensitive information from the American people. Ranking Member Comer blasted Democrats for ...

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Comer, Cloud Continue to Press Klain on the Infant Formula Crisis

Renew request for briefing and all communications from White House Chief of Staff   WASHINGTON — Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy Ranking Member Michael Cloud (R-Texas) reiterated serious concerns over the Biden Administration’s failure to address the United States’ worsening infant formula crisis. In another letter to White House Chief of Staff Ron ...

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Mace: Democrats Silent on Attacks Targeting Services to Women and Children in Need

Calls for hearing to examine domestic extremist attacks targeting crisis pregnancy centers and religious institutions across the country WASHINGTON— Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommittee Ranking Member Nancy Mace (R-S.C.) today called on Subcommittee Chairman Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) to hold an immediate hearing to examine the recent string of domestic extremist attacks targeting crisis pregnancy centers and religious institutions across the ...