Representative Lamborn (R-CO) issued the following statement upon Brenda Burman’s Senate confirmation: “Congratulations to Brenda Burman on her confirmation as the U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner. Her extensive expe... [...]
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Passes House
"I'm happy the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed the House with strong support. This bill is for middle-class America. The old tax code has burdened many for too long, and the new bill revolutionizes it in the best way possible." - Rep. Lamborn
NASA Astronaut Jack Fischer
Rep. Lamborn and Fischer discussed his recent mission aboard the International Space Station (ISS) as part of Expedition 50/51. He graduated from the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Thanks for stopping by, Jack.
National World War I Groundbreaking in Washington
The World War I Centennial Silver Dollar will be issued next year and it will assist the World War One Centennial Commission with paying this special memorial. Rep. Lamborn introduced the bill for the coin along with Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II, Senator Roy Blunt, and Senator Claire McCaskill.
Service Academy Nomination Interviews
Rep. Lamborn's staff and local community leaders conducted interviews for the Service Academy Nomination Process on October 21. USAFA Cadet Conner Wilburn assisted at the event and spoke with the Congressman regarding his 2013 nomination.
Visiting Coronado High's U.S. Government Class
The Congressman delivered 150 pocket-sized Constitutions to Ms. Haffley’s U.S. Government class at Coronado High School. The kids there asked him questions about Congress and posed for a fun photo. He briefly spoke with the principal, Darin Smith, and the art teacher, Wendy Foos, to share about the Congressional Art Competition and Service Academy Nominations.
Hitting the Airwaves in Colorado Springs
Congressman Lamborn chats live on-air with Renae Roberts, KRDO Radio host of, “The Extra” in Colorado Springs on Sept 29. The two discussed tax reform, regional development and several other contemporary news items.
International Day of the Girl 2017
Girls deserve the right to live and learn without fear and we should empower them to pursue their goals in life! Dream big! That's why we celebrate them on this day. This is my wife, daughter, and two granddaughters at my wife's landscape paint show. I'm so proud of them and their accomplishments! #DayoftheGirl
Fountain City Council Meeting Regarding PFOS/PFOA Issue
Congressman Lamborn led efforts to bring a multi-community delegation to the Pentagon Monday to meet with Headquarters Air Force officials regarding chemicals used at the Peterson AFB fire training area. Representatives from Colorado communities of Fountain, Security, and Widefield attended the meeting with key members of Lamborn’s staff and representatives from two local senators.
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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed the House today with a 227-205 vote. The American tax code is now one major step closer to a total overhaul. Congressman Lamborn (R-CO) issued the following statement: "Today is a historic moment for our economy, our ... [...]
Congressman Lamborn (R-CO) issued the following statement regarding falsified VA patient wait times: "I'm very disappointed in the latest reported failures of the VA in providing mental health services, in particular, PTSD-related care for our vetera... [...]
The House voted to pass the National Defense Authorization Act Conference Report for the fiscal year of 2018. It succeeded with overwhelming bipartisan support in the House with a 356-70 vote. The nearly $700 billion budget provides the largest pay r... [...]
Congressman Lamborn (CO-05) introduced the Taylor Force Act earlier this year. Taylor Force was an American veteran murdered in a March 2016 terrorist attack in Israel. The Palestinian Authority allocates hundreds of millions of dollars annually to p... [...]
Congressman Lamborn (CO-05) issued the following statement regarding the passage of H.R. 2874, the 21st Century Flood Reform Act. The act is a collection of seven bills that reform the National Flood Insurance Program: “The National Flood Insurance P... [...]
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Today we celebrate the finalization of over 4,700 adoptions out of foster care and raise awareness about the 111,820 foster children who are currently waiting for a loving family to call their own. That's why I cosponsored this year’s National Adoption Day & Month resolution and joined the Congressional Coalition on Adoption. #adoptionisanoption #natladoptionday
I'm very disappointed in the latest reported failures of the VA in providing mental health services, in particular, PTSD-related care for our veterans in Colorado. This is why we need to support reform and pass legislation that cuts through the red tape. I'm working on legislation that will empower our veterans to have real choice in their healthcare, like they do for education under the GI Bill.
We just PASSED the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act and here’s what it does: ✔ Lowers tax rates for everyday Americans ✔ Increases the standard deduction ✔ Eliminates special interest deductions and closes loopholes ✔ Repeals the death tax ✔ Stops American jobs from moving overseas fairandsimple.gop
RT @colo_politics: "The bureaucracy is so entrenched and it prevents veterans from getting care like they could get in the private sector,"…
I will continue to lead efforts for a sustainable solution to this problem for the people of Widefield, Fountain, a… https://t.co/a5z2PvyCvJ