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  • The Deportation Hearing That Wasn’t What It Seemed
    Posted in Press Releases on September 11, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Today, at a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing, Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) questioned witnesses about a Trump Administration decision on the jurisdiction of deferred action cases of critically ill illegal child immigrants. An illegal immigrant is granted deferred action on their case based on many factors. At this hearing, two of the witnesses were granted deferred action based on their illnesses. The Premise: Democrat lawmakers held this hearing in reaction to news of a... Read more

  • Grothman Statement on Jim Sensenbrenner Retirement
    Posted in Press Releases on September 5, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today released the following statement after learning about Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner’s (WI-05) announcement that he will retire from Congress. “Congressman Sensenbrenner has been a staple of Wisconsin politics for decades. From the time I first entered public service, Jim has been a role model for me. He is well-known throughout the state for the number of town hall meetings he holds. When I was a state legislator, I must have attended over 400. I h... Read more

  • Grothman Statement on Sean Duffy Retirement
    Posted in Press Releases on August 26, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today released the following statement after learning about Congressman Sean Duffy’s (WI-07) announcement that he will retire from Congress. “Congressman Duffy has long been a leader who brings real Wisconsin values and common-sense solutions to Washington. He has been a model representative who looks out for his district, because it truly is his home. In addition to being an expert on the Financial Services Committee, Sean Duffy’s outgoing lumberjack pe... Read more

  • Grothman Announces August Town Hall Meetings
    Posted in Press Releases on July 29, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today announced upcoming town hall meetings for August 6 and 7, 2019. Town hall meeting times and locations are as follows: Tuesday, August 6, 2019 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wild Rose Fire Department 145 Grant Ave. Wild Rose, WI 54984 3:30-4:30 p.m. Hancock Community Center 420 N. Jefferson St. Hancock, WI 54943 Wednesday, August 7, 2019 10:30-11:30 a.m. Village of Saukville Town Hall 639 E. Green Bay Ave. Saukville, WI 53080 1:30-2:30 p.m. Cedar Grove Public Libra... Read more

  • Grothman Hangs Up on Robocalls With Vote
    Posted in Press Releases on July 24, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today voted in favor of H.R. 3375, the Stopping Bad Robocalls Act, of which he was a cosponsor. The bill passed the House 429-3. H.R. 3375 was introduced by Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ). Grothman was one of just 67 Republican cosponsors. The Stopping Bad Robocalls Act will give individuals the choice to opt-out of receiving robocalls, require callers keep detailed records of who has or has not opted out of robocalls and prevent the callers from evadi... Read more

  • Grothman On Unaccompanied Minors
    Posted in Press Releases on July 19, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    This week, at a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing, Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) questioned acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan about the state of unaccompanied minors at the border, the hardships they face getting to the border and the possibility of being kidnapped and sold by the cartels. Rep. Grothman referred to his two recent trips to our Southern border, Arizona and Texas, while asking the acting Secretary tough questions. Key takeaway 1: McAleenan co... Read more

  • Grothman Introduces Competency-based Education Act
    Posted in Press Releases on June 25, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Education

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) has introduced H.R. 3422, the Competency-based Education Act. This bill provides the framework needed for universities to more easily and effectively provide CBE to students. Grothman has been joined by fellow Wisconsin Congressmen Mike Gallagher (WI-08) and Bryan Steil (WI-01), who are both original cosponsors of the bill. A major concern in America is the amount of student loan debt students acquire when seeking a traditional four-year college degree. ... Read more

  • Grothman Says No to $4,500
    Posted in Press Releases on June 20, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today released the following statement on the defeated attempt to raise pay for members of Congress. Last week, during discussions on funding levels for FY2020, a group of lawmakers pushed for pay raises for members of Congress. This agreement came amidst comments made by Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) about the need to boost members’ $174,000 per year salary. Congressman Grothman was one of 20 lawmakers to cosponsor an amendment to stop t... Read more

  • Grothman on Debt, Learning and Re-evaluating Higher Education
    Posted in Press Releases on June 20, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Education

    This week, at a House Education and Labor Committee hearing, Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) questioned experts about competency-based education (CBE). A major concern in America is the amount of student loan debt students acquire when seeking a traditional four-year college degree. In Wisconsin, the average student graduates with nearly $30,000 of debt. CBE alleviates this by allowing students to learn at their own pace and often obtain the same degree in a much shorter amount to time... Read more

  • Grothman Cosponsors Bill to Ensure Immigration Law is Upheld
    Posted in Press Releases on June 4, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) this week became an official co-sponsor of the Prohibiting Local Airports from Neglecting Enforcement (PLANE) Act. The bill, introduced by Congressman Gary Palmer (R-AL), would withhold federal aviation grants from any airport that refuses to cooperate with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). In order to carry out federal immigration law, ICE contracts charter airlines to assist in flying immigrants back to their home countries. King County Intern... Read more

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