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On Sunday, April 28, Rep. Mike Gallagher (WI-08) held a reception to honor the participants of this year’s Congressional Art Competition. The competition, held annually each spring, allows high school students to showcase their artistic talent across each congressional district. Since the competition began in 1982, over 650,000 students have participated. Brea Wolke, who attends Appleton West High School, was selected as this year’s winner for her submission, “Logos of Life.”
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Mike Gallagher (R-WI) and Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) yesterday introduced companion legislation that would limit the size of the Supreme Court of the United States to nine justices. The House legislation was co-sponsored by Rep. Ralph Norman (R-SC), while the Senate version was co-sponsored by Senators Pat Toomey (R-PA), Kevin Cramer (R-ND), Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), Todd Young (R-IN), Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS), John Hoeven (R-ND), Mike Lee (R-UT), Ben Sasse (R-NE), Mitt Romney (R-UT), Mike Crapo (R-ID), and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV).
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Mike Gallagher last week introduced legislation that would require Congressional approval for any future National Emergency Declaration that reprograms or transfers more than $250 million. The legislation would automatically terminate national emergencies over the $250 million threshold after 60 legislative days unless Congress approves the declaration.
Washington, D.C. – Today Rep. Mike Gallagher, along with his colleague Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL), launched the Trauma-Informed Care Caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives. The bipartisan caucus will work to increase awareness in Congress of Trauma-Informed Care (TIC), the science-based treatment framework used to address the root causes of major public health issues in the U.S., including addiction, mental health, and obesity.
GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- The winners of the Congressional Art Competition were announced Sunday in Green Bay.
This year, 47 high school students from across Wisconsin's 8th district entered their art pieces.
The first place winner will have their art displayed in the Capitol Building for a year.
Second through fourth place winners will have their art displayed in Rep. Mike Gallagher's offices in D.C., Green Bay and Appleton.