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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-TX-25) today introduced the Preserving Small Business Lending Act of 2020 (H.R. 5574) to stop the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) from proceeding any further with the mandatory rulemaking process as set forth in Section 1071 of Dodd-Frank.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-TX-25) today released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives approved the United States Mexico Canada Agreement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-TX-25) on Tuesday addressed the U.S. House of Representatives making the case against socialism. Please click here to view Congressman Williams' full remarks.
Remarks as prepared for delivery:
I thank the gentleman for yielding me time. I rise today to make the case against socialism because it is not compatible with freedom – if you got it, they want it. Socialists want the free stuff, capitalists want the good stuff.
While Democrats continue wasting valuable time with bogus impeachment hearings, the clock on our legislative calendar is ticking down. We have yet to pass a budget that responsibly funds our government, which means next week we must vote on a short-term continuing resolution that kicks the can down the road and continues the cycle of wasteful spending. Our national debt just reached $23 trillion, taxes will be automatically increasing for families and businesses soon, and we still have not passed USMCA.
It was an honor to welcome President Donald Trump to the 25th District last week as Louis Vuitton opened their new facility in Johnson County.
Thursday, Johnson County Judge Roger Harmon said, to the best of his knowledge marked the first visit by a sitting president to the county. State Rep. DeWayne Burns, R-Cleburne, countered that he’s not so sure.
“I read somewhere, but I’m not sure if it’s true, that [President Roosevelt] stopped on a train in Grandview for a stump speech on his way to Fort Worth,” Burns said. “If that’s true I’m not sure if that happened when he was first running for president or after he already was president.”
Rep. Roger Williams
Cleburne Times Review
Commentary: USMCA deal will benefit Texans and District 25
Texas has long been a leader of our nation’s economy and there is almost no industry here that won’t be impacted for the better by the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade deal.
Rep. Roger Williams
Lampasas Dispatch Record
Commentary: Trade pact with Mexico, Canada will benefit Texas
Texas has long been a leader of our nation’s economy, and there is almost no industry here that won’t be impacted for the better by the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade deal.