H.Res. 711, which passed 255-67, holds Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for failing to cooperate and failing to provide over 90% of documents identified as relating to Operation Fast and Furious.
In the absence of presidential leadership on enforcing immigration laws, states must have full ability to ensure immigration laws are obeyed. States and local law enforcement, particularly those located along the border, know the needs of their communities better than the federal government.
The President's government expansion into health care will drive up health costs, drastically cut Medicare, and jeopardize access to health care for senior citizens. This law also imposes expensive regulations on small businesses, makes it harder for job creators to hire workers, and explicitly raises taxes.
Today, Rep. Ralph Hall (TX-04) voted with a House majority to pass H.R. 4480, The Domestic Energy and Jobs Act, a package of bills geared towards increasing domestic energy production and putting Americans back to work.