Washington, DC – Yesterday, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) joined Congressman Michael Guest (MS-03) and Congresswoman Julia Letlow (LA-05) in introducing H. Res. 386, a resolution expressing support of the United States House of Representatives for recognizing National Police Week and honoring the 394 law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty in 2020.
Cheyenne, OK – Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) released the following statement responding to President Joe Biden’s Address to a Joint Session of Congress:
Washington, DC – Today, Oklahoma’s Congressional Delegation introduced a resolution in both the U.S. House and the U.S. Senate honoring Jim Thorpe, of the Sac and Fox Nation, and urging the International Olympic Committee to restore his 1912 Olympic records. Lucas introduced the resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives and Inhofe introduced an identical resolution in the U.S. Senate.
Oklahoma City, OK – Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) released the following statement on the 26th anniversary of the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) joined Representative Ron Estes (KS-04) in introducing legislation to amend the National Trails System Act to designate the Chisholm National Historic Trail and the Western National Historic Trail.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03), U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), and U.S. Senator James Lankford (R-Okla.) sent a letter this week to President Biden urging him to suspend the executive order to close down prisons, including the Great Plains Correctional Institution located in Hinton, Oklahoma.
Cheyenne, OK – Today, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) joined Representative Greg Pence (R-IN) and 28 other Members of Congress in urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to support America’s rural communities in the second round of funding for the Commission’s COVID-19 Telehealth Program.
Cheyenne, OK – On Tuesday, March 30th, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) and U.S. Senators Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) and James Lankford (R-Okla.) applauded the City of Altus, Oklahoma, home to Altus Air Force Base, for being named a ‘Great American Defense Community’ by the Association of Defense Communities (ADC) and USAA.
Hobart, OK – Yesterday, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) visited Hobart, Oklahoma where he met with the Hobart Chamber of Commerce and visited Elkview General Hospital.
Cheyenne, OK – Recently, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) cosponsored the bipartisan Rural Hospital Closure Relief Act, which would support financially vulnerable hospitals serving our rural communities. Introduced by Representative Adam Kinzinger (IL-16), the legislation would update and expand Medicare’s Critical Access Hospital (CAH) program so more rural hospitals could qualify under the program, helping stabilize vulnerable hospitals and allowing them to continue to provide accessible, quality, and affordable health care services to rural communities.