The House voted earlier this week on the president’s rescissions package. It passed, 210 to 206, and I voted for it.
The House voted today on a bill that provides funding for energy and water projects, military construction and veterans affairs, and the legislative branch for fiscal year 2019. It was labeled a “minibus” because it included three appropriations bills that had been combined into a bigger bill.
I had several problems with the bill and, as a consequence, voted no.
WASHINGTON, DC - Yesterday, Representative Mark Sanford and 33 of his Republican colleagues signed on as original cosponsors of H.Res. 919, which was introduced by Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ).
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, the House passed the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2018 by a vote of 408 to 2. Following its passage, Representative Mark Sanford released the following statement:
CHARLESTON, SC - Today, Representative Mark Sanford released his public schedule for Monday, June 4th.
Monday, June 4th
9:00 AM Coffee with your Congressman
Under the category of continued catch up, I wanted to highlight another amendment that I voted against on the Farm Bill.
CHARLESTON, SC - Today, Representative Mark Sanford released his public schedule for Thursday, May 31st.
The Veterans Administration issue has been perplexing.
What was a simple promise of care after service from the American government to those who were willing to risk their lives on behalf of their country has morphed into a tragic series of broken promises and half-filled commitments.