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Congressman Jim Bridenstine Votes for Fiscal Responsibility

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I cast another vote for the American taxpayer and against fiscal irresponsibility today. The House of Representatives passed a package to permanently repeal and replace Medicare’s Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR). I voted against the package. While I support an SGR replacement, I cannot vote in favor of a bill that costs more than $200 billion, while Congress only pays for $70 billion, leaving more than $130 billion to our children and grandchildren. We cannot continue to solve every problem by add...

Committee Passes Bipartisan Bill to Improve Weather Forecasting

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Washington, D.C. – The Science, Space, and Technology Committee today passed the Weather Research and Forecast Innovation Act of 2015 (H.R. 1561), introduced by Vice-Chairman Frank Lucas (R-Okla.) and Rep. Suzanne Bonamici (D-Ore.) and cosponsored by Environment Subcommittee Chairman Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.). The bipartisan bill improves America’s severe weather forecasting capabilities by prioritizing the protection of lives and property through a forward-looking weather research plan at the ...

Congressman Jim Bridenstine Is Studying Alternatives to Raising Debt Ceiling

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The federal debt ceiling expired March 15th, but Treasury Secretary Lew announced he would use “extraordinary measures” to continue spending. The Congressional Budget Office estimated Treasury has the ability to continue spending through October or November. Bridenstine said his office has been working on an analysis of alternatives to raising the federal debt ceiling. He brought in Dean Clancy, an expert in budget analysis who has worked in the White House in three Republican Administrations. H...

in the news

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RT @rtmradio: House committee passes forecasting bill hours before Sand Springs #tornado - backed by 2 OK lawmakers @RepJBridenstine | 03.27.2015
Bridenstine challenges environmental agency on deleted text messages, emails #tcot @RepJBridenstine | 03.26.2015
Tornadoes on the ground in Tulsa right now. Praying for the safety of everyone. @RepJBridenstine | 03.25.2015
Praying for everyone in Tulsa and surrounding areas. Be safe. @RepJBridenstine | 03.25.2015