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Jul 29, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressmen Scott Peters (CA-52) and Matt Salmon (AZ-05), bipartisan co-chairs of the Congressional Algae Caucus, introduced the “Carbon Capture Research and Development Act.” The bill would help speed the development and deployment of new technologies that can convert captured CO2 to fuels, chemicals, and other products by adding “conversion, use, and

Jul 29, 2015 Shrink our Spending

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the last bill in his 2015 Shrink our Spending Initiative, focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to cut federal funding for the Kiddio: Food Fight video game grant, Salmon released the following statement:

Jul 29, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the last bill in his 2015 Shrink our Spending Initiative, focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to cut federal funding for the Kiddio: Food Fight video game grant, Salmon released the following statement:

Jul 29, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D, HI-02) a member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, introduced a bipartisan resolution calling on the government of Bangladesh to increase human rights protections, strengthen democratic institutions, and prevent the growth of extremist groups in the country.

Jul 29, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressmen Matt Salmon (AZ-05) and Pete Sessions (TX-32) introduced the Safe Campus Act to address a growing number of issues related to sexual assaults on college campuses.

Jul 24, 2015 Blog

This week’s Shrink our Spending bill took aim a United Nations slush fund that draws over $4 million per year from the United States.  The United Nations Democracy Fund is administered by international apparatchiks with no oversight and no accountability for how their budget is spent.

Jul 24, 2015 Shrink our Spending

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the tenth bill in his Shrink our Spending Initiative, focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to cut federal funding for the United Nations Democracy Fund, Salmon released the following statement:

Jul 24, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the tenth bill in his Shrink our Spending Initiative, focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to cut federal funding for the United Nations Democracy Fund, Salmon released the following statement:

Jul 23, 2015 Remark

Chairman Salmon’s Opening Statement
As Prepared for Delivery

Committee on Foreign Affairs
Subcommittees on Asia and the Pacific
America’s Role in Ensuring Stability and Security in the South China Sea
Thursday, July 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm

Jul 23, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) today released the following statement after voting in favor of the bill he introduced with Rep. Duncan Hunter (CA-50), H.R. 3009, the Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act.

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In The News

Jul 25, 2015 In The News

President Obama has hailed the result of the Iranian nuclear negotiations a "good deal" for America. Optimists label it a gamble. Realists call it what it is, a dangerous mistake.

We’re realists, and the evidence for our position is clear.

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Jul 1, 2015 In The News

Rep. Matt Salmon has introduced a bill that would bar federal authorities from releasing undocumented immigrants who have been accused or convicted of serious crimes.

And he wants them deported within 90 days.

The fact that we need legislation to accomplish this is astonishing.

But apparently we do.

Jul 1, 2015 In The News

I don't know anyone who wasn't horrified and heart-broken when news broke that 21-year-old Grant Ronnebeck, a good kid working hard, was shot dead while clerking at a QuikTrip store in Mesa in January.

Jun 6, 2015 In The News

The worldwide promotion of time-tested American values, and the assurance of our own nation's security, must be our principal foreign policy aim.

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May 28, 2015 In The News

America is a land made great by free trade.

Since our inception, trade has been a means for economic prosperity and global influence.  Strong trading relationships have made partnerships stronger and provided valuable markets for high quality American goods and services.

Jan 15, 2015 In The News

The Republican-controlled House voted Wednesday to block funding for President Barack Obama's efforts to protect millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation, signaling that the GOP doesn't plan to soften its stance on immigration.

Oct 31, 2014 In The News

Mexican authorities are questioning nine police officers in connection with the murders of three American siblings from Texas and one Mexican, a case that has prompted U.S. congressmen to call for a thorough investigation.

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Sep 19, 2014 In The News

Muslim community leaders are worried that some elected officials in Arizona and across the country are stoking a rise in Islamophobia in the wake of recent beheadings and other terrorist acts by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militant group.

Sep 17, 2014 In The News

Can No Labels influence the 2016 election?

Aug 6, 2014 In The News

Education has changed drastically over the years.

Through various regulations and requirements, we've allowed our education system to become stagnant. Far from being the gateway to success it once was, much of today's higher education system treats students as commodities to be processed through an assembly line.

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