The @Homeland Security Nonprofit Security Grant Program is critical to making places of worship more secure. DHS recently announced that 4 religious organizations in #IL13 have received the grant, helping residents practice their faith more safely. https://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/courts-police-fire/sinai-temple-illini-chabad-land-homeland-...
Every American has the right to vote, including our military men and women serving overseas. However, each election, the votes of more than 10,000 military members are at risk of not being counted. If signed into law, the NDAA will change this. https://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/politics/505788-celebrating-our-freedoms-and-counting-all-mi...
“The Trump Administration has now heard from Members of the House, Senators, & Governors on this important issue for rural America." Thank you to the 32 members of the House Biofuels Caucus for calling on @Donald J. Trump to reject the 52 “gap-year” SREs!https://ethanolrfa.org/2020/07/rfa-thanks-house-members-for-opposing-gap-year-refinery-waivers/
Last month's #JobsReport smashes expectations: - 4.8 million new jobs - Unemployment rate falls to 11.1% Our country is on the right track, but we have more to do. That's why I'm doing everything I can to help #IL13 small businesses and workers. https://www.cnbc.com/amp/2020/07/02/jobs-report-june-2020.html
Fixing our nation's roads and bridges isn't a partisan issue. That's why I'm so disappointed Speaker Pelosi opted to pursue Green New Deal priorities instead of a bipartisan solution on infrastructure. Learn more about why I voted against H.R. 2 here: https://bit.ly/2ZtzfJ1
The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) goes into effect today. This new, pro-growth trade agreement will grow new jobs right here in #IL13. It's a win for central Illinois farmers, workers and businesses.
I'm disappointed that House Dems chose to pursue their Green New Deal priorities rather than work towards a bipartisan solution to fix our nation's roads and bridges. We need stable, long-term funding for our nation's Highway Trust Fund now. https://rodneydavis.house.gov/news/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=403782
The best defense against severe weather is for people to create an emergency plan, practice that plan and always stay alert and ready for severe weather. Thanks to the @The Weather Channel for encouraging severe weather preparedness.
Ranking Member Davis will be joining @Dan Lips with @Lincoln Network 🚀🤖📈🇺🇸 today at 12pm EST to discuss election security issues and the challenges states face administering elections during a pandemic. Register for the webinar here: https://lincolnpolicy.org/events/protecting-the-integrity-of-u-s-elections-a-conversation-with-rep-r...
Legislation that relies on new taxes and government price controls on prescription drugs will not address the skyrocketing costs of health care. Read my statement on the House Democrats' partisan health care bill here: http://bit.ly/2VpzkfJ
The American people have a right to know what is being done to protect our men and women in uniform. We need answers now.
Terrible news out of Springfield today. Please pray for the victims of this senseless violence and the law enforcement officers who put themselves in harms way to keep us all safe.
Today, I voted to override the veto of the Student Borrower Defense Rule. Providing student loan debt relief is one of my top priorities. We need to do everything we can to address the student loan crisis. Read my statement and more on this issue here: https://bit.ly/2A5Dvpp