WASHINGTON—House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) jointly issued the following statements regarding the chairmanship of the Government Operations Subcommittee.
Washington, DC— Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Director Katherine Archuleta testified Tuesday before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on the historic cybersecurity breach at the agency. In the hearing, it came to light that Director Archuleta failed to implement cybersecurity recommendations made by the agency inspector general.
Washington, D.C.— The House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday held a hearing featuring the families of three American citizens unjustly imprisoned in Iran and one who remains missing inside the country. Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC) released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, the House passed the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (S.178), a sweeping piece of legislation aimed at combating human trafficking in the United States.
Rep. Meadows' Statement on Duke Energy's Investment in Asheville Plant
Washington, D.C.— On Thursday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act of 2015, H.R. 2297, a landmark piece of legislation that targets the terrorist organization’s foreign assets and global criminal operations with stiff sanctions.
Washington, D.C. — On Wednesday the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act of 2015, H.R. 36, which bans abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC) released the following statement on its passage:
Washington, DC— Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC) introduced the Prioritizing Reinvestment in Infrastructure and Military while Eliminating Debt Act (PRIMED Act) on Friday, which would create a temporary specialty tax break for companies that bring their foreign earnings to their U.S.-based operations. Rather than going to the U.S.
Asheville, NC – The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority has been awarded a $10 million grant by the U.S. Department of Transportation for use towards its ongoing airfield redevelopment project.