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May 6, 2020
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By Jim Jordan May 5, 2020 | 5:11pm

President Trump's task force has been working hard to fight the coronavirus pandemic and open up America. Meanwhile, the House of Representatives has been silent — AWOL, you might say.

April 13, 2020
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by Rep. Jim Jordan | April 13, 2020 12:00 AM
September 20, 2017
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Reconciliation is a parliamentary vehicle linked with the budget and designed to achieve specific revenue and spending requirements. This is the preferred approach for certain policy objectives because only 51 votes are required for passage in the Senate. Republicans plan to use this process for tax reform. There's one concern: This was the same approach attempted for ObamaCare repeal.

July 27, 2017
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By Rep. Jim Jordan
"The history of intellectual growth and discovery clearly demonstrates the need for unfettered freedom, the right to think the unthinkable, discuss the unmentionable, and challenge the unchallengeable."

Issues:Education Government Reform
June 26, 2017
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Former FBI Director James Comey misled the American people during last year's presidential campaign when he referred to the Clinton email scandal as a "matter," not an investigation. He did it willfully. He did it intentionally. And he did it at the direction of Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

May 25, 2017
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Americans are, on average, wealthier, healthier, and better-educated than we ever have been. We've made huge strides in civil rights and racial equality. We have access to technology that would have awed past generations.

But fundamentally, our culture and way of life has undergone some changes that are not necessarily positive.

Issues:Budget and Fiscal IssuesGovernment Reform
January 17, 2017
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Too often, Washington puts the concerns of the politically connected before those of ordinary Americans.

Issues:TaxesHealthcareGovernment Reform
July 7, 2016
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For those who wonder why the vast majority of regular Americans think Washington, D.C., is rigged against them, just look at today's headlines.

They show that the elite and well-connected in Washington play by a different set of rules.

Issues:Government Reform
June 22, 2016
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Since then-IRS official Lois Lerner first revealed in 2013 that the Internal Revenue Service targeted conservative organizations for their political views, the American people have sought justice in the matter. President Obama appointed John Koskinen as IRS commissioner to clean up the agency and help Congress get to the bottom of the targeting scandal.

Issues:TaxesGovernment Reform