Congressman Doug Lamborn issued the following statement following the State Department’s admission that the Obama Administration held $400 million in cash until Iran released American hostages: “The ever-changing language of President Obama and his S... [...]
Naming the Veterans Cemetery
Rendering of the future Pikes Peak National Cemetery in Southern Colorado.
Supporting Local Business Leaders
Congressman Lamborn attended the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance 2016 Business Expo to meet small business owners and listen to their concerns.
Encouraging Our Veterans
Congressman Lamborn met with veterans in Canon City during the district work period. He informed them of his efforts to hold the VA accountable and ensure that veterans receive the care they deserve.
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LATEST NEWSPRESS RELEASES
Congressman Doug Lamborn is pleased to announce that former El Paso County Veteran Service Officer and 21 year Army veteran Jim Tackett has joined his Colorado Springs office as the new Senior Veterans Liaison. In this capacity, Jim will serve as the... [...]
Congressman Lamborn released the following statement in response to President Obama’s remarks earlier this week at the 2016 Disabled American Veterans National Convention: “There is a sacred contract between veterans and their caregivers. Sadly, this... [...]
Congressman Lamborn released the following statement on the WSJ article revealing “U.S. Sent Cash to Iran as Americans Were Freed” "It seems not a day goes by that we don’t learn new and more alarming details about President Obama’s disastrous foreig... [...]
Congressman Doug Lamborn has joined with 63 other House leaders in calling on the FBI, the Federal Trade Commission, and the IRS to investigate the activities of the Clinton Foundation. In their letter, the Congressmen say, "Public corruption undermi... [...]
"It was a tremendous honor for me to take part in the Buffalo Soldiers Community Memorial dedication event. I was able to present the remarks of tribute that I entered into the Congressional Record. Thank you to everyone who took part in yesterday's ... [...]
As our world grows ever more dangerous, America has a responsibility to take a stand against terror and jihadism. However, we cannot defeat threats to our way of life if we release dangerous terrorists and let them return to the fight. A #BetterWay for our national security would NOT release detainees from Guantanamo Bay, and would protect the American homeland from future terror attacks. Read more: http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/439208/us-counter-terrorism-strategy?target=author&tid=900928
While bureaucrats in the Veterans Administration continued to doctor wait times, over 300 veterans died. Yet the VA has only fired 10 people for misconduct. Read more from my colleague Jeff Miller: http://www.insidesources.com/no-excuse-vas-litany-excuses/
This past weekend, I enjoyed taking part in the annual Korea Independence Day celebration at Memorial Park. This important day commemorates the liberation of the Korean Peninsula from the Imperial Japanese in 1945. In Korea, people say that this is, “the day the light returned.” Not only has the light returned, but the Korean people have shined that light of peace, progress, and prosperity across the globe. On behalf of the Fifth Congressional District, please join me in thanking the Korean-Americans in our community for their contributions as friends, neighbors, and business owners in the Pikes Peak region!
BREAKING NEWS: Just in time for the first day of school, a federal judge in Texas has issued an injunction blocking the Obama Administration's directive on gender identity in school bathrooms. What do you think about the court's decision? https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/education/wp/2016/08/22/federal-judge-temporarily-halts-obamas-directive-to-schools-on-accommodating-transgender-students/?tid=sm_tw
Congratulations to Coronado High School grad and Gold Medalist Kyle Snyder! https://t.co/FEWVSFYGLE
Debate on the House Floor 6/16/2016 about the FY17 Defense Appropriations bill. [...]
Congressman Doug Lamborn (CO-05) reminds his colleagues that Gitmo transfers are illegal, and that studying the transfer of detainees is an irresponsible use of taxpayer funds. [...]