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  • Grothman Office Taking Submissions for Congressional Art Competition
    Posted in Press Releases on March 15, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today announced that his office is accepting entries for the 2019 Artistic Discovery Competition. The Artistic Discovery competition is open to all high school students in Wisconsin’s Sixth District. The winner will have his or her artwork displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year in an exhibit that features winners from other congressional districts across the U.S. Works of art entered in the contest may be up to 26” x 26” x 4”, including the frame, an... Read more

  • Members of Congress Introduce Resolution To Recognize the National Debt as a Threat to National Security
    Posted in Press Releases on February 26, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Today, Congressman Andy Biggs (AZ-05) and Senator David Perdue (R-Georgia), along with Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) introduced resolutions in the House and Senate to recognize America’s national debt as a threat to our national security. Earlier this month, the national debt reached $22 trillion. Congressman Biggs, Senator Perdue, and other cosponsors released the following statements: “We introduced this resolution because the United States is racing towards a fiscal cliff. Congress is taking... Read more

  • Grothman Follow Up Statement on Government Funding Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on February 15, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today followed up on his previous statement regarding H.J.Res.31, the government funding bill: “Due to the short amount of time we had to read the bill, it would be impossible to know all of the provisions within it. New, bad provisions seem to be uncovered every hour. I can confidently say, knowing what I already do, I cannot, in good conscience, vote for such a bill. While most public attention will focus on immigration provisions, that is actually a s... Read more

  • Grothman to Introduce Bill to Thwart Human Trafficking
    Posted in Press Releases on February 15, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today released the following statement in response to news that the recently passed H.J.Res.31, a bill to fund the government, will relax laws intended to stop child trafficking: “While a lot of the attention has been given to the wall, there is a very concerning provision in this bill regarding the illegal entry to the U.S. with children to avoid extradition. It appears as though this provision would allow criminals, including violent gang members, to a... Read more

  • Grothman Statement on Government Funding Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on February 14, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today released the following statement on H.J.Res.31, the government funding bill: “Due to the short amount of time we had to read the bill, it would be impossible to know all of the provisions within it. New, bad provisions seem to be uncovered every hour. I can confidently say, knowing what I already do, I cannot, in good conscience, vote for such a bill. While most public attention will focus on immigration provisions, that is actually a small section... Read more

  • Grothman Introduces Student and Teacher Safety Act
    Posted in Press Releases on February 13, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today introduced the Student and Teacher Safety Act. This bill would allow schools more flexibility with existing federal funds to make physical safety improvements to campus facilities, support local education programs aimed at improving school safety and security and assist in coordination between schools and local law enforcement to identify threats. “Students and teachers have the right to feel safe in school. But, we still have work to do in prepari... Read more

  • Grothman Statement on New York and Virginia Abortion Laws
    Posted in Press Releases on February 7, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Protecting Life

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today released the following statement on the radical new abortion law in New York and bill in Virginia, both allowing abortions up until the birth of the child: “While I normally don’t comment on state legislation, the radical nature of these bills requires it.” Said Grothman. “One has to wonder about the future of our nation when governors of historic states- both among the original 13 colonies- praise bills designed to approve killing children at birt... Read more

  • Grothman’s SOTU Reaction
    Posted in Press Releases on February 6, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) released the following statement after President Trump’s 2019 State of the Union address: “I applaud President Trump for recapping our achievements in the past and for laying out his agenda for his next two years. President Trump reminded us that he isn’t afraid to stand up to unions by highlighting the passage of Veterans Administration (VA) Accountability Act, a bill allowing the VA to let employees go when their performance is not up to the standard o... Read more

  • Grothman Supports Coverage for People with Pre-existing Conditions
    Posted in Press Releases on February 6, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    This week, at a House Education and Labor Committee hearing, Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) reaffirmed his support for retaining coverage for people with pre-existing conditions, and questioned experts on ways we can lower health care costs by the use of company-operated association health plans. Witnesses included: Ms. Sabrina Corlette, Research Professor for the Center on Health Insurance Reforms at Georgetown University’s Health Policy Institute Dr. Rahul Gupta, Senior Vice Preside... Read more

  • Grothman’s Bill to Support Immigrant Self-Sufficiency
    Posted in Press Releases on January 30, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today introduced H.R. 848, which will require an individual to be a U.S. citizen in order to receive welfare benefits, such as Medicare, Medicaid and SNAP. H.R. 848 will encourage more hard-working immigrants to come to America, while discouraging those who only seek to come here to take advantage of our welfare state. A study published in 2015 shows that both legal and illegal immigrant households take advantage of the welfare system far more than nativ... Read more

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