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Arrington’s First Bill Reforms VA Union Rules
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Arrington’s First Bill Reforms VA Union Rules

(from Cong. Arrington’s Press Office) Arrington Introduces His First Bill in the 115th Congress The V.E.T Protection Act reforms V.A. Union Rules and Ensures Employees Use Time to Care for Veterans WASHINGTON – Today, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Chairman, Jodey Arrington (R-Texas) introduced the Veterans, Employees, and Taxpayer (VET) Protection […]

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Rep. Arrington Invites Col. Ortiz to Veterans Education Roundtable
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Rep. Arrington Invites Col. Ortiz to Veterans Education Roundtable

(from Texas Tech) Military & Veterans Programs Director Participates in Roundtable on Making Education More Accessible to Veterans The discussion was hosted by the U.S. House of Representatives’ Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity. Col. Lou Ortiz, director of Texas Tech University’s Military & Veterans Programs, participated today (March 9) in a […]

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Arrington Cuts Ribbon on New District Office
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Arrington Cuts Ribbon on New District Office

(from Cong. Arrington’s Press Office) WASHINGTON –  Congressman Jodey Arrington cut the ribbon on his new district office at 1312 Texas Avenue in Downtown Lubbock on Monday. The ribbon cutting was organized by the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce and attended by approximately 150 people from Lubbock and the surrounding areas. “We […]

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Arrington Fights to Reduce Regulations
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Arrington Fights to Reduce Regulations

(from Cong. Arrington’s Press Office) WASHINGTON – The United States House of Representatives passed yet another piece of legislation today, supported by Congressman Jodey Arrington, that’s aimed at rolling back regulations. H.R. 998, the SCRUB Act, establishes a process to review existing federal regulations and identify those that create unnecessary […]

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Arrington Statement on President Trump’s Address to a Joint Session of Congress
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Arrington Statement on President Trump’s Address to a Joint Session of Congress

(from Cong. Jodey Arrington’s Office) WASHINGTON – Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) released the following statement in response to President Donald J. Trump’s first joint address to Congress: “The most important thing about this President is not how he delivers a speech, but how he has already delivered on his promises in […]

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Arrington Fights for Rural America, Prepares for Next Farm Bill
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Arrington Fights for Rural America, Prepares for Next Farm Bill

(from Cong. Arrington’s Press Office) WASHINGTON – The House Committee on Agriculture held a hearing to review the economic challenges facing rural America and to provide context for the needs of rural communities in the next farm bill. Congressman Jodey Arrington, a freshman member of the House Agriculture Committee, expressed […]

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Arrington Co-sponsors Bill to Defend Second Amendment Rights
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Arrington Co-sponsors Bill to Defend Second Amendment Rights

2/2/17 (from Cong Arrington’s Press Office) Washington – Today the United States House of Representatives passed legislation cosponsored by Congressman Jodey Arrington that would strike down an Obama Administration final rule which would unjustly deny certain Social Security beneficiaries their Second Amendment rights without due process. The rule, finalized by President […]

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Arrington Announces House Agriculture Subcommittee Assignments
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Arrington Announces House Agriculture Subcommittee Assignments

2/1/17 (from Cong Arrington’s Press Office) Arrington Announces House Agriculture Subcommittee Assignments WASHINGTON – Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) today announced his subcommittee assignments for the 115th Congress on the House Agriculture Committee. They include the General Farm Commodities and Risk Management subcommittee, the Nutrition subcommittee, and the Biotechnology, Horticulture, and […]

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Arrington Praises President Trump’s U.S. Supreme Court Pick
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Arrington Praises President Trump’s U.S. Supreme Court Pick

1/31/17 (from Cong Arrinton’s Press Office) Arrington Praises President Trump’s U.S. Supreme Court Pick Washington – Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) released the following statement regarding President Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil M. Gorsuch to fill the late Justice Antonin Scalia’s seat on the United States Supreme Court: In regards to […]

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Congressman Arrington on President Trump’s Executive Order
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Congressman Arrington on President Trump’s Executive Order

1/30/17 (from Cong. Arrington’s Press Office) Congressman Arrington on President Trump’s executive order, “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry to the United States.” “Congress has been advised by top intelligence officials multiple times that terrorists are targeting our refugee program to infiltrate America. We have seen terrorists carry this […]

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