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June 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.  - Today, Wednesday, June 5, the Readiness Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) reported out their subcommittee’s portion of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020.  The Readiness Subcommittee has the largest portfolio on HASC, with jurisdiction over military readiness, training, logistics and maintenance, military const

June 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.  - Illegal immigration is at a new high this May, with an average of 4,500 people apprehended per day. Last week, U.S. Border Patrol detained the largest single group of migrants, numbering over 1,000, as they illegally crossed into El Paso, Texas.

April 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.  - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today honored Congressman Doug Lamborn (CO-05) with its annual Spirit of Enterprise Award, given in recognition of his support for pro-growth policies in the second session of the 115th Congress. 

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce issues the following statement:

March 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.  - On March 26, President Trump signed the "Executive Order on Coordinating National Resilience to Electromagnetic Pulses" to ensure U.S. critical infrastructure is protecting against a weaponized electromagnetic pulse (EMP) or cyber attack.


In The News

April 9, 2013 In The News

DENVER • President Barack Obama appealed for support of universal background checks here Wednesday, holding up Colorado’s recent gun legislation up as a model for the nation, as legislation on Capitol Hill falters.

April 2, 2013 In The News

In a letter to the president, Lamborn wrote increasing funding for Iron Dome is important because "it is saving lives and many of us in Congress would support doing so."

"Such a move would speak volumes about your commitment to the safety and the security of the State of Israel," he added.

April 2, 2013 In The News

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet and Rep. Doug Lamborn attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony for it Monday. As many as 500,000 people a year had been hiking the incline before it legally opened to the public Feb. 1.

The Manitou Incline is an abandoned cable car route that rises more than 2,000 feet in a mile. Railroad ties serve as makeshift steps.

March 6, 2013 In The News

By DAN ELLIOTT, Associated Press

Updated 10:37 am, Wednesday, March 6, 2013

July 18, 2012 In The News


At a time when our nation faces unprecedented annual deficits and a crushing debt burden, it is clear we have tough spending choices to make. What should be equally clear is that those cuts must not jeopardize our national security. Next January, at the president’s insistence, we will be forced to make arbitrary and reckless cuts to our nation’s defense.

April 25, 2012 In The News


Recently, the three of us introduced a trio of bills in the House aimed at furthering an all-of-the-above energy approach that we believe the Obama Administration is only paying lip service to.  Our bills seek to advance responsible development of renewables like hydropower and wind energy, along with traditional resources like oil and natural gas.