NBC News lists Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) as one of the "Key Congressional Power Player to Watch in 2017" (photo from the Washington Post).
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On Monday morning, the Supreme Court handed down its ruling in Texas Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, striking down a Texas law improving health and safety regulations for Texas abortion facilities by a vote of 5-3. In light of the ruling, Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) released the following statement:
Washington, D.C – S.2133—the Senate version of Rep. Mark Meadows’ bill H.R. 4180, the Fraud Reduction and Data Analytics Act of 2015—passed the House by voice vote on Tuesday afternoon. The bill would require the Office of Management and Budget to establish guidelines in order to detect and prevent fraud, most notably through improper payments. Rep.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Mark Meadows’ bill H.R.210—a bill to protect student workers from financial burden--has passed out of the Ways and Means Committee.
Washington, D.C. -- On Wednesday evening, Congressman Mark Meadows’ bill, H.R. 5233, the Clarifying Congressional Intent in Providing for D.C. Home Rule Act of 2016, passed the House of Representatives.
Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) introduced the Credits for Kids Act—a bill that could help families in need while saving taxpayers billions by tightening Additional Child Tax Credit loopholes.
Washington, D.C. —On Monday, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory announced his decision to file a lawsuit against the Department of Justice over a challenge to House Bill 2, the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act. Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) released the following statement:
Washington, D.C.— President Obama announced on Wednesday the appointment of Merrick Garland, Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, as his nominee to the Supreme Court. Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) released the following statement:
Washington, D.C.— President Obama announced from the White House Tuesday his plans to close the Guantanamo Bay military base. Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement:
Washington, D.C.— Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Chief Information Officer Donna Seymour, who oversaw the agency’s cybersecurity preparedness during the OPM data breach, announced her retirement Monday. Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations, released the following statement:
Rep. Mark Meadows Introduces D.C. School Choice Bill
Sen. Ted Cruz introduced the companion bill in the Senate
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The first shovel of dirt has officially been dug for the new Burke County jail.
Local officials held a groundbreaking ceremony for the future jail on Monday morning.
The U.S. Department of Interior, under the new leadership of Secretary Ryan Zinke, finally coughed up a payment to Swain County as part of the North Shore Road settlement agreement.
Congressman Meadows tours TekTone’s new manufacturing operations
The leader of an influential group of House conservatives warned GOP leaders Thursday not to attach aid for victims of Hurricane Harvey to an increase in the federal debt limit, a stance that could