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Grothman Statement on Israel and Hamas

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Today, Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) released the following statement after violence escalated between Israel and Hamas. “Hamas has decided to continue the completely irresponsible, outlandish, and criminal behavior that they choose to exercise from time to time ever since Israel left Gaza in 2005,” said Grothman. “Hamas has decided that tearing down Israeli infrastructure, that would otherwi...

Why is VP Harris Visiting Wisconsin Before the Border?

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Today, Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) expressed his dismay that Vice President Kamala Harris would come to Wisconsin while still not having toured the Mexican border. “For Kamala Harris to spend one more day not at the border is to send the message to the Mexican drug cartels and potential illegal immigrants around the world that the United States does not care about our immigration laws,” sai...

Grothman Statement DC Statehood

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Today, Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) released the following statement after voting no on H.R. 51, the Washington, DC Admission Act, which would make Washington, DC the 51st state. The following statement is based on Grothman’s April 22 speech during floor debate of H.R. 51. “DC statehood is a ridiculous idea that would have shocked our forefathers,” said Grothman. “It’s a government city with...

Congressman Grothman Visits Southern Border to See the Biden Administration’s Border Failures Firsthand

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This week, Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-WI) joined House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-KY) and Rep. Yvette Herrell (R-NM) in El Paso, Texas and along the southern border in New Mexico to examine President Biden’s border crisis. Biden’s border crisis continues to escalate, encouraging human smugglers to profit from the administration’s open borders policies and pl...

Grothman Statement on Amazon’s Book Banning

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Today, Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) released the following statement after news that Amazon has banned the book “When Harry Became Sally” from its website. This book discusses the science behind Gender Dysphoria and has been a life-changing guide for individuals struggling with a crisis of identity. “One more time, America’s tech giants have weighed in and censored thought in America,” said ...

Grothman: Committee Hearings on Major Legislation are the Latest Victim of the Cancel Culture

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Today, Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives again did not adhere to regular order and did not hold a single committee hearing before holding a vote on and passing sweeping, partisan legislation. “So far in the 117th Congress, committee hearings on major legislation are the latest victim of the cancel culture,” said Grothman. “U...

Grothman Statement on the Passage of the PRO Act

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Today, Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act. Grothman voted no on this bill. “Under this bill, the employer is forced to hand over the telephone number, the email, and the address of each employee to the union,” said Grothman. “I believe in the importance of protecting peopl...

Congressional Art Competition for High School Students

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Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) today announced that his office is accepting entries for the 2021 Congressional Art 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...

Grothman on the Effectiveness of One Vaccine Dose Strategy

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Today, after news that a study conducted by Sheba Medical Center in Israel showed that one dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine can be up to 85 percent effective in protecting against COVID-19 three to four weeks after inoculation, Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) called on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and National Institute of Health (NIH) to further consider the...

BOP Reform Caucus, local stakeholders highlight need for greater accountability within America’s federal prison system

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A week after reintroducing the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Reform Caucus in the 117th Congress, Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06), Caucus Chair Rep. Fred Keller (PA-12), nine other caucus members, and local prison stakeholders released the following statements on the importance of the caucus and the work ahead to bring needed operational changes to the BOP: Rep. Glenn Grothman (WI-06): “I have toured...

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