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Jordan questions AG Lynch about DOJ, IRS response to targeting scandal
November 17, 2015
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) questioned Attorney General of the United States Loretta Lynch today about the U.S. Department of Justice’s muted response to the Internal Revenue Service’s actions regarding targeting of conservative organizations. In particular, Rep. Jordan questioned Attorney General Lynch about the Justice Department’s failure to prosecute anyone from the IRS for failing to preserve documents and for failing to notify Congress about it in a timely fashion. During the questioni... More
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House Freedom Caucus Holds Annual Elections
November 16, 2015
Tonight the House Freedom Caucus re-elected Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) to serve as Chairman and a Member of the Board. The House Freedom Caucus also elected Reps. Steve Pearce and Jeff Duncan to serve as Board Members on the nine-member panel. Current Board Members Rep. Labrador and Rep. DeSantis chose not to seek reelection. Rep. Labrador will continue to serve on the Board as an Ex-Officio Member to help lead communications efforts for the Caucus. The House Freedom Caucus released the following st... More
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Jordan statement on Veterans Day
November 11, 2015
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) released the following comments regarding Veterans Day today: “Throughout our history, it has been the sacrifices of brave men and women in our Armed Forces that have ensured we can continue to live securely in the greatest land of freedom and opportunity that has ever existed. We can never repay the debt we owe for the sacrifices that they have paid, but we can honor them for their service. We once again, on this Veterans Day, express our deepest gratitude.” -30-... More
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Jordan statement on today’s Speaker vote
October 29, 2015
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following comments regarding his vote for Congressman Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) as Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives: “I joined my House Freedom Caucus colleagues in supporting Rep. Daniel Webster in the conference vote for Speaker of the House yesterday, because his message of changing ‘business as usual’ in Washington is exactly what needs to happen. But Paul Ryan won support from the vast majority of our conference, and today I backed him on t... More
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House Freedom Caucus Will Oppose Budget Deal
October 28, 2015
The House Freedom Caucus issued the following statement related to the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (H.R. 1314): “The latest budget deal continues the sad pattern of the past five years: a fiscal monstrosity gets negotiated in secret with Obama, Reid, and Pelosi; the American people and their representatives get shut out of the process; and the bill is rushed through the House on short notice and without proper scrutiny or the ability to offer amendments. This deal is an affront to open, accoun... More
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