Twitter | Search | |
House Armed Services
Oversight and funding of the Department of Defense, the United States Armed Forces, and portions of the Department of Energy. Ranking member:
2,040
Tweets
758
Following
14,700
Followers
Tweets
House Armed Services May 24
. statement on passage of the
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
House passes the and we are headed to conference. Thanks everyone for following this important legislative process.
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Gun background check amendment tabled by a vote of 224-199 proceeding to vote on final passage
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Voting
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services retweeted
Connor O'Brien May 24
Mike Thompson is offering this proposal to expand background checks for gun purchases as part of the Democrats’ motion to recommit on the defense bill.
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Text of the Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act:
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
If approved, gun background checks bill would be included in alongside other gun measures, including one easing transactions on machine gun transfers.
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Motion to recommit is up for debate: Dems propose adding the Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act of 2017, a NICS background check improvement measure from
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Amendment to ensure competition in the commercial e-commerce portal procurement program is agreed to.
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Proceeding with amendments en block package 7
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Proceeding with package 6 of en bloc amendments
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Proceeding with en bloc package of amendments number 5
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
Proceeding with amendment en bloc package 4
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 24
The House is back in for consideration of the . Watch it live here:
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 23
Now: En bloc amendments package 3
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 23
Bringing up en bloc amendments package 2
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 23
Amendment voted down 174-239. Would reduce the amount authorized for the National Nuclear Security Administration’s Weapons Account by $190 million to match the FY19 budget request.
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services retweeted
Niki Tsongas May 23
Last night, I spoke on the House floor about key provisions I advanced in , including proposals to increase the safety of our military aviators, prevent sexual assault and prioritize investments in protective armor for our servicemembers.
Reply Retweet Like
House Armed Services May 23
Amodei - Adopted 229-183 - Defines all minerals, including sand and gravel, as “critical and strategic,” to make all mines eligible for waivers from existing environmental laws. Inconsistent with Trump’s EO 13817
Reply Retweet Like