Violence of Nazi-sympathizers, White nationalists does not represent America ideals

Congressman Daniel Webster

The violence perpetrated by Nazi-sympathizers and White nationalists this weekend do not represent American or Christian ideals. These attitudes and actions are an abhorrence that cheapen our most precious gift –of life. Furthermore, they violate Scripture and the ideals our country was founded upon that ‘We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men […]

We owe our veterans a debt that we can never repay

Congressman Daniel Webster

We honor the brave men and women who were wounded in combat or gave their last full measure and made the ultimate sacrifice on our behalf. Created by General George Washington on Aug. 7, 1782 to recognize a soldier’s meritorious action, the Purple Heart is our nation’s oldest decoration. We owe our veterans a debt […]

Vote cast for pay raise for troops

Congressman Daniel Webster

Last week, I joined my colleagues in voting to pass the National Defense Authorization Act (H.R.2810) for Fiscal Year 2018. This legislation authorizes appropriations for the United States military, including the Department of Defense. The bill provides $631 billion for national defense programs and military service members that make the United States military the world’s finest […]

Watch out for IRS impersonators

Congressman Daniel Webster

I want to make you aware of an IRS scam that we were recently alerted about. Across the country, there are numerous reports of a new IRS impersonation scam linked to the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS) in which the caller claims to be an IRS personnel and demands immediate payment through a prepaid […]

No sanctuary for criminals under Katie’s Law

Congressman Daniel Webster

This week, the House passed the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act (H.R. 3003) as well as Kate’s Law (H.R. 3004). These bills combat dangerous sanctuary city practices which have led to tragedy and the devastating loss of life for American families. Under the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act, jurisdictions that fail to enforce federal immigration laws would […]

We have a staunch pro-veteran President in the White House

Congressman Daniel Webster

As a member of Congress, I take seriously my responsibility to ensure veterans receive swift, high-quality care from the Veterans Administration (VA). With strong Republican majorities in both chambers and a staunch pro-veteran President in the White House, we are taking swift action to end the atrocious failures of the VA. Last week, President Trump signed […]

President Trump’s budget

Congressman Daniel Webster

Congressional budget committees have begun developing their proposals for the 2018 Fiscal Year. Last week, President Trump released his proposed budget. While it is customary for every president to submit a proposed budget, the U.S. Constitution makes the House of Representatives the chief appropriating authority for the nation. There will be much discussion, debate and […]

Sealing off North Korea

Congressman Daniel Webster

Last week, I voted to pass H.R. 1644, the Korean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act of 2017. This bill amends the North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2016 to modify and increase the President’s authority to impose sanctions on persons in violation of certain U.N. Security Council resolutions regarding North Korea. The […]

Why I voted for the American Health Care Act

Congressman Daniel Webster

This past week, the House passed the American Health Care Act. For six years, I have been an advocate for repealing the failed Obamacare and replacing it with real healthcare reform. The [un]Affordable Care Act has been collapsing across the country – more than 4.7 million people are without an insurer. This failed policy is […]