Community Banks Still Struggling Under Dodd-Frank

For those who live in rural America, these smaller institutions are the lifeblood of the community.
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Reputation of GMO Foods Falls Short of the Science

While some local communities have hastily banned or issued restrictions on GM products, federal policy must remain grounded in science
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Passing the Agricultural Act of 2014

A documentary featuring Congressman Lucas' experience working to pass the 2014 Farm Bill as Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee
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Lucas-Bridenstine Bill to Strengthen Severe Weather Forecasting Passes House

The bill helps increase lead times in the detection of severe weather, such as tornadoes or hurricanes
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Frankly Speaking

Jul 23, 2015
This week marks five years since President Obama signed Dodd-Frank into law. At 2,300 pages and 400 new rules – many of them not even implemented yet – the legislation is one of the most widespread restructurings of our nation’s finance and banking sector in history. After the 2008 financial crisis, Americans were left with a lot of questions: What does this mean for my retirement? What...
Jul 15, 2015
Everyone’s got to eat. So in agriculture, we are always planning for tomorrow. Not only does our livelihood depend on it, millions of Americans rely on access to affordable and safe produce to feed their families. However, most people don’t think too much about how their meal...

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Jul 15, 2015 Press Release

Lucas Applauds NASA on 'New Horizons' Pluto Mission

"The spectacular images of Pluto from NASA’s New Horizons space probe are simply inspiring..."

Jul 9, 2015 Press Release

Lucas Stresses Importance of Regulatory Transparency to EPA Chief

“there’s a fine line between doing things for people and doing things to people…"

Jun 26, 2015 Press Release

Lucas Congratulates Winner of Third District Congressional Art Competition

Hadley Smith, a student at Cheyenne High School, was named this year’s winner for her piece entitled, “Working Cowgirl”

Jun 25, 2015 Press Release

Lucas: “It’s time to repeal this mess”

“Today’s Supreme Court ruling doesn't change the reality that Obamacare has failed to live up to most of its promises..."

Jun 23, 2015 Press Release

Passing the Agricultural Act of 2014

Documentary featuring Congressman Lucas' experience working to pass the 2014 Farm Bill as Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee

Jun 11, 2015 Press Release

Lucas Names Jill Shero as Field Representative

Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) recently welcomed Jill Shero to serve as field representative for the northeast portion of Oklahoma’s Third Congressional District

Jun 2, 2015 Press Release

Congressman Lucas Welcomes Alison Slagell to Washington, D.C. Staff

Lucas recently named Alison Slagell, a native of Hydro, Oklahoma, as staff assistant in his Washington office

May 27, 2015 Press Release

Lucas: ‘Obama Administration, EPA has Shut Out Rural America’

"I continue to stand with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle in strong opposition to this brazen government overreach"

May 21, 2015 Press Release

Lucas Announces Upcoming Town Hall Meetings

Congressman Frank Lucas is pleased to announce upcoming town hall meetings to be held in Lincoln, Creek, Logan, Payne and Pawnee counties