Cheyenne, OK – Today, Congressman Frank Lucas (R-OK), Congressman Rick Crawford (R-AR), and Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX) penned a bipartisan letter with 45 House colleagues urging U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and U.S. Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary David Pekoske to prioritize the nation’s agriculture supply chain when imposing travel restrictions. The letter comes after the White House issued President Joe Biden’s Proclamation on the Suspension of Entry as Immigrants and Non-Immigrants of Certain Additional Persons Who Pose a Risk of Transmitting Coronavirus Disease.
Cheyenne, OK – Yesterday, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) joined Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) and 42 of his Republican colleagues in introducing the Promoting Cross-Border Energy Infrastructure Act, which would encourage and promote the construction of energy infrastructure across the borders of the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
Cheyenne, OK- Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik sent a letter to the White House, signed by twenty two House Republican colleagues, urging President Biden to prioritize engagement and cooperation with our allies on emerging technologies. Congresswoman Stefanik issued the following statement:
Cheyenne, OK – Today, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) joined House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23), Republican Whip Steve Scalise (LA-01), Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (WY-AL), and other top House Republicans in sending a letter to President Joe Biden calling on the Biden Administration to revoke the 60-day moratorium on new mining, oil and gas leasing and permitting on federal lands.
Cheyenne, OK – This morning, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) and 199 of his Republican colleagues sent a letter to Congressional Leadership in opposition to Democrat efforts to repeal the Hyde Amendment, which, originally passed in 1976, prevents the federal government from funding abortions. The letter comes after Democrats have called for the repeal of the Hyde Amendment.
Cheyenne, OK – Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) was honored to receive an “A+” rating on the Susan B. Anthony (SBA) List National Pro-Life Scorecard for his pro-life voting record during the 116th Congress.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) applauded the establishment and opening of the Oklahoma Pandemic Center for Innovation and Excellence (OPCIE). Located in Stillwater, the center will serve as the state’s frontline of defense against any future biosecurity-threatening diseases and will leverage Oklahoma’s unique rural and urban assets to benefit public health.
Washington, D.C. – House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Ranking Member Frank Lucas (R-OK) released a statement following President Biden’s executive order to recommit the U.S. to the Paris Agreement on climate change.
Cheyenne, OK – Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) today released the following statement on the 59th inaugural ceremony of President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. and Vice President Kamala Harris:
Cheyenne, OK – House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Ranking Member Frank Lucas (R-OK) and Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) introduced a bill earlier this month to improve science, technology, engineering, math, and computer science (STEM) education in rural communities.