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December 21, 2018 Press Release

Washington D.C. - After Secretary of Defense James Mattis announced his upcoming resignation from his post,  Congressman Doug Lamborn (CO-05) released the following statement:

December 18, 2018 Editorial
An attack on America’s space assets would deal a devastating blow to our everyday way of life. When we think about satellite technology, many think first about satellite television or the Global Positioning System we use to help navigate around town. Cellphone towers are dependent on the timing signals sent from GPS satellites to correctly synchronize and ensure our access to the network. Likewise, those same timing signals are used by computer networks, financial markets, and even some electrical power grids around the country. Other technologies housed in space are responsible for things like weather forecasts, ATM access and credit card usage. Without satellite networks, nearly every form of digital communication would be severely degraded as bandwidth limitations in ground-based communication pipes would reduce speed and reliability almost instantly. In other words, our way of life is dependent on consistent and assured access to satellite-enabled technology.
December 17, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This year, Congressman Doug Lamborn's (CO-05) resolution to protect the symbols and traditions of Christmas in the name of religious liberty gained more support in the U.S. House of Representatives. The resolution is now supported by 56 cosponsors. It also disapproves of efforts to ban references to Christmas in the public arena.

December 1, 2018 Press Release

Colorado Springs, Colorado - Congressman Doug Lamborn (CO-05) released the following statement mourning the loss of former President George H.W. Bush:

November 30, 2018 Press Release

Washington D.C. - Today in Buenos Aires, President Trump, President Nieto of Mexico, and Prime Minister Trudeau of Canada signed the U.S-Canada-Mexico Agreement (USMCA), the trilateral trade agreement replacing NAFTA. For the first time, an American trade agreement is including sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) language.

November 30, 2018 Editorial
For the first time in a free trade agreement, sexual orientation and gender identity language (SOGI) is contained within President Trump’s U.S.-Mexico-Canada-Agreement (USMCA). At Canada’s insistence, Article 23 of the agreement redefines the word “sex” to include “sexual orientation and gender identity.” Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government is calling it a “win” for the LGBT community. But it is a loss for American sovereignty.

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In The News

March 17, 2011 In The News

By Robert Costa

Rep. Doug Lamborn of Colorado has attempted to ax National Public Radio out of the federal budget for years. The third-term Republican first proposed such a measure in 2007 as a conservative freshman in the Pelosi chamber. It went nowhere. Since then, he has battled on, working the cloakroom and speaking out on the House floor.

March 17, 2011 In The News

By Catalina Camia

The House on Thursday will debate a bill by Rep. Doug Lamborn, R-Colo., to take away taxpayer funding of NPR.

The House Rules Committee today set one hour of debate for Lamborn's measure, which would eliminate government support for the public radio network but allow stations to use federal money for administrative purposes.

March 10, 2011 In The News

By Allison Sherry

WASHINGTON - National Public Radio had more management shakeups Wednesday - with the chief executive resigning and another former executive forgoing a position at the venerable Aspen Institute after tapes were released of him berating the Tea Party.

March 8, 2011 In The News

By Congressman Doug Lamborn

 

Not since the Great Depression has America faced an unemployment crisis like the one we are living through now. The average job seeker has been out of work for almost 40 weeks. Forty-three-and-a-half -million Americans are on food stamps.

February 22, 2011 In The News

By Allison Sherry

WASHINGTON - Republican Reps. Cory Gardner and Doug Lamborn successfully squeaked their amendments through the continuing resolution, a measure to fund the federal government that passed the House of Representatives at 5 a.m. Saturday.

February 22, 2011 In The News

By Lindsey Watts

Sesame Street and National Public Radio are at risk in Congress after the House cut funding for public broadcasting early Saturday. The bill was introduced by Colorado Springs Congressman Doug Lamborn.

February 8, 2011 In The News

By John Schroyer

A long-awaited announcement of a site for a new Veterans Affairs health clinic in Colorado Springs could come as early as this week and ground will be broken this year, U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn said Monday during a talk in Colorado Springs.

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