Anna Freiberg uses her restaurant, Bender's Tavern, to feed more than 4,200 people who struggle with homelessness on Christmas Day.
Giving to charity is crucial for economic prosperity, happiness, and the success of our people. But for too long, only the upper class has been incentivized to give to charitable organizations. With the Universal Charitable Giving Act we help support the great work of the faith-based and charitable groups working hard to make a difference in our community.
Congress has passed laws that provide resources to confront this epidemic, but as we learned in our Opioid Crisis Tour throughout North Carolina, more action is clearly needed. We will remain committed to working with local law enforcement, first responders, and local government to stop the overwhelming hardship this is causing to the families of our community.
I have always valued the importance of HBCUs. With more than 100 HBCUs across the nation – and eleven here in North Carolina, they are an integral part of our higher education system. On a more personal note, my wife, Kelly, is a graduate of Winston-Salem State University and has found success as a nurse practitioner, which she attributes in part to the strong education she received. I believe it is as important as ever to have Republicans engage with HBCUs.
As Hurricane Florence approaches, we have gathered critical information about emergency contact for federal and local agencies, how to prepare, what to expect, and notices about school closings.
February 15, 2019 Press Release
"The Green New Deal is Washington’s Fyre Festival. What is being sold sounds great but that is because it is unrealistic, unserious, and distracts from the gains we have already made in protecting our environment and modernizing our energy markets."
February 14, 2019 Press Release
This flippant approach to a national crisis will do little to nothing to stop illegal immigration or human and drug trafficking. We can be the Congress that finally solves this problem, but it will take real action. Specifically, congressional action.
February 11, 2019 Press Release
Democratic leaders, supporting the abortion industry agenda, refused to even consider the legislation, fearing the thought of allowing their members to vote their conscience and what they know to be morally straight. The question is whether they will continue to silence their members and the voice of the unborn, or if they will allow the House Democratic rank-and-file to speak for themselves and the majority of the country.
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|2/14/2019||87||H.J.RES.31||Nay||On Agreeing to the Conference Report: Making further continuing appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2019, and for other purposes|
|2/14/2019||86||H.RES.131||Nay||On Agreeing to the Resolution: Providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany H.J. Res. 31, making further continuing appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2019, and for other purposes; providing for proceedings during the period from February 15, 2019 through February 22, 2019|
|2/14/2019||85||H.RES.131||Nay||On Ordering the Previous Question: Providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany H.J. Res. 31, making further continuing appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2019, and for other purposes; providing for proceedings during the period from February 15, 2019 through February 22, 2019|
|2/13/2019||84||H.R.995||Aye||On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: Settlement Agreement Information Database Act|