Secret Service Response a ‘Comedy of Errors’ Everything that could go wrong did according to the Department of Homeland Security’s review of the mid-September security breach at the White House when Omar Gonzalez scaled the north fence and ran through the unlocked doors of the White House. This report confirms that […] → Continue Reading Secret Service Response a ‘Comedy of Errors’.
Friend, This morning I sent you a snapshot of the positive work we have accomplished in the House of Representatives. In fact, there are almost four hundred job creating, tax lowering, freedom expanding bills sitting on Majority Leader Harry Reid’s desk. Frankly, I’m tired of it. Harry Reid is letting these bills, many of […] → Continue Reading Enough is Enough
A Common Sense Response to Ebola in the U.S. If you had never heard of Ebola before, chances are that you have now. Ebola, a serious and often fatal virus, has made its way to the United States; but that’s not a reason to panic. Ebola has been present in Africa since the 1970’s, and […] → Continue Reading A Common Sense Approach to Ebola in te U.S. by Bob Goodlatte
Logo Protecting America From Terrorist Threats by Bob Goodlatte Protecting the American people from threats against the nation is the highest priority of the federal government. However, in direct contrast to this goal, the Obama Administration recently approved a final regulation to lift a 30-year prohibition on Libyans coming to the U.S. to attend flight […] → Continue Reading Protecting America From Terrorist Threats
The Congressional Mail Bag: What You’re Saying Each month, my office receives thousands of phone calls, letters, e-mails, and even Facebook messages from folks across the Sixth District. Many have questions about current issues before Congress while some are requesting assistance with a federal agency. Here are a few of the questions I have received […] → Continue Reading What You’re Saying – The Congressional Mail Bag by Bob Goodlatte
50 Virginia College & University Presidents Agree… As college football season approaches, rivalries between colleges around the Commonwealth are heating up. While we can’t all agree on which team we cheer for, you may be surprised to find out that there is one topic upon which 50 Virginia college and university presidents can agree. Recently, […] → Continue Reading College Ratings? by Bob Goodlatte
A Solution to the Perpetual Debt Problem March 2, 1995, was a pivotal day in the history of our country. On that day, the U.S. Senate failed by one vote to pass a balanced budget amendment to the United States Constitution. The amendment had passed the House of Representatives by the required two-thirds majority and […] → Continue Reading A Balanced Budget – From Bob Goodlatte