Washington, D.C. – Today Rep. Gallagher’s third bill this year passed the House. The bipartisan SHIELDS Act (H.R. 3342) imposes sanctions on Hizballah, a State Department-designated foreign terrorist organization, for its use of civilians as human shields.
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Rep. Mike Gallagher testified before the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs as a witness to discuss his draft legislation to address the unmet suicide prevention needs of America’s military veterans. Every day, 20 veterans take their own lives, and on average, 14 of these 20 veterans did not receive care within the VA. Rep.
Washington, D.C – Congressman Mike Gallagher released the following statement after the House voted to pass, H.R. 3898, the Otto Warmbier North Korea Nuclear Sanctions Act. This bipartisan legislation imposes secondary sanctions with respect to North Korea in order to reduce Pyongyang’s ability to finance its nuclear weapons program.
Washington, DC— Today Rep. Mike Gallagher, a member of the House Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Subcommittee, hosted a bipartisan cybersecurity symposium with experts in Silicon Valley to discuss innovative ways the U.S. can enhance its cybersecurity. The event’s co-hosts included Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA) and the Stanford Cyber Initiative.
Washington, D.C. – Today in the House, Rep. Mike Gallagher voted in favor of legislation to provide greater whistleblower protections for Federal employees. The bill is in honor of Dr.
Washington, D.C – Today in the House, Congressman Mike Gallagher, along with Representatives Ann Wagner (R-MO) and Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) introduced the bipartisan Leverage to Enhance Effective Diplomacy Act of 2017.
Washington, D.C – Last week Representatives Gallagher, Kinzinger, and McSally, all Republican veterans serving in Congress, called for a restriction on the gun modifier that was used during last week’s mass murder in Las Vegas. “Bump stocks,” the accessory used by the attacker, were legalized by the Obama Administration in 2010.
Washington, D.C. – Today Rep. Mike Gallagher voted to advance the Border Security for America Act (H.R. 3548) from the House Homeland Security Committee to the House floor. The bill would strengthen border security and infrastructure, prevent drug trafficking and smuggling, and curb illegal immigration. Rep. Gallagher is a co-sponsor of the legislation.