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Congressman Jim Bridenstine Votes Against Billions in Inappropriate Spending

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Last night, I voted against the FY17 Continuing Resolution (CR), legislation which denies my constituents representation in determining how their taxpayer money is spent. CRs represent the worst of Washington: a broken process to fund the government, backroom deal making, and refusal for Congress to use the “power over the purse” to reign in the executive branch. We see this every year: Harry Reid and Senate Democrats filibuster bills to fund the government in regular order. Reid and Obama then ...

Congressman Jim Bridenstine Moves to Save Lives and Property in Tulsa

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The 2016 Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) passed in the House today included my amendment to help saves lives and property in the First District. I would like to thank Senator Jim Inhofe, Chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, for his leadership on including this provision in the Senate-passed version of the bill. This amendment requires the Army Corp of Engineers (ACE) to prioritize funding for construction of the Tulsa-West Tulsa levees following an ACE feasibilit...

Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Encourage U.S. and Israeli Collaborations on Space Exploration Breakthroughs

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WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Derek Kilmer (D-WA-06) and Jim Bridenstine (R-OK-01) introduced bipartisan legislation to encourage U.S. and Israeli scientists to continue collaborating on breakthroughs in space exploration. The United States and Israel Space Cooperation Act would direct the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to work with the Israel Space Agency to identify and together pursue new potential scientific discoveries in space. “We want ...

in the news

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RT @JaySekulow: BREAKING: #IRS ordered to issue outstanding determinations & answer for political targeting of citizens. Read & RT. https:/… @RepJBridenstine | 10.17.2016
RT @SBAList: Planned Parenthood celebrates their 100th birthday... But they've ensured OVER 7 MILLION will not celebrate their first #100Ye @RepJBridenstine | 10.14.2016
Given the stakes of this election, if Paul Ryan isn't for Trump, then I'm not for Paul Ryan. @RepJBridenstine | 10.12.2016
5 reasons I'm voting no on the Continuing Resolution that funds Obama’s entire liberal agenda. #tcot @RepJBridenstine | 09.29.2016