Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-WI), a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, today spoke on the House Floor to outline his views on how to fix America’s infrastructure.
In Northeast Wisconsin, we make things. And our economy relies on the Great Lakes to ship these goods from point A to point B.
Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-WI) today announced that Green Bay and Appleton received grants of $1,012,287 and $592,072 respectively to support local government efforts to expand economic opportunity and development. Green Bay's total also included a grant worth $552,451 through the HOME program to help expand supply of decent, affordable housing.
Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-WI), alongside Reps. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH), Bob Gibbs (R-OH), and Debbie Dingell (D-MI), today introduced the Great Lakes Winter Commerce Act, which would clearly define the United States Coast Guard’s (USCG) responsibilities for icebreaking on the Great Lakes to meet the reasonable demands of commerce.
Rep. Mike Gallagher yesterday introduced H.R. 5849, the Illicit Arms Trafficking Security Enforcement Act, which would establish a Border Enforcement Security Team (BEST) within the Department of Homeland Security to focus solely on the reduction of arms trafficking.
Rep. Mike Gallagher today announced that the 2020 Congressional Art Competition is open to all high school students that live or attend school in Wisconsin’s 8th District. The winning piece of artwork will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol Building for one year. Additionally, the next two runners-up will have their artwork displayed in Rep. Gallagher’s District and D.C. offices. Rep.
The Wall Street Journal
By Mike Gallagher
February 6, 2020
Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-WI) today issued the following statement after the Senate voted to acquit the President on both articles of impeachment.
Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-WI) today applauded the House passage of H.R. 4031, the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) Act of 2019. This bill would gradually increase funding for the GLRI from $375 million in FY2022 to $475 million in FY2026. Rep.
Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-WI), alongside other members of Congress, today sent a letter Admiral Karl Schultz, Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, urging him to swiftly implement the creation of an acquisition office for a new Great Lakes icebreaker.
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U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher had a great answer when asked after an in-depth tour of the Boys & Girls Club in Sturgeon Bay what people here want to know from him about the chaos in Washington.
Threatening skies and periodic rain showers didn’t stop hundreds of visitors, veterans and citizens from attending the dedication of the newly built New London Area Veterans Memorial on Saturday, Aug. 26.
National, state and local delegations from veteran’s service organizations were among those in attendance.
GREEN BAY – U.S. Army Cpl. Norman Chernick never told his son, Rick, much about his experience fighting in Africa and Europe during World War II.
“Many members of that generation who fought didn’t talk about what they did,” Rick Chernick said. “I knew he started in Africa and ended up in Germany.”
GREEN BAY - Rep. Mike Gallagher and Tonette Walker came to Green Bay Friday to promote the understanding and use of trauma-informed care in helping emotionally scarred children.
The liberation of Mosul from the Islamic State last week was a major victory for the Iraqi people and for the United States, which supported the operation. But our broader mission in Iraq and Syria is far from over, and tactical gains against the Islamic State will be short-lived unless we deploy the right resources and choose the right partners.
This week Congressman Mike Gallagher (R-WI) introduced H. Res. 443 with Congressman Danny Davis (D-IL) recognizing the importance and effectiveness of trauma-informed care.
While Senate Republicans battle over a national health bill that will determine access to care for millions of Americans, a Republican from Wisconsin is raising another health issue.
Mike Gallagher, a telegenic and perhaps idealistic freshman member of Congress, took his first turn in the Beltway spotlight this spring when he scolded President Donald Trump for sharing highly classified intelligence with Russian officials during an Oval Office meeting.
Last Saturday, I had the honor of attending the christening and launch of the USS Billings — the eighth Littoral Combat Ship built here in Northeast Wisconsin. It was a remarkable event, one that should make us all proud of our shipyard in Marinette and the hard-working Wisconsinites who brought this mechanical marvel to life.