Press Releases

Report from Washington: Our Immigration Laws Create a National Security Problem

Jan 17, 2018 Issues: Homeland Security

  (WASHINGTON, D.C.)—As most folks across East Alabama know, the United States has a serious illegal immigration problem.     As if that weren’t enough, on top of our ongoing problems with illegal immigration, some of our legal immigration practices...

Rogers’ Legislation to Help Keep Americans Safer Passes House

Jan 9, 2018 Issues: Homeland Security

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) ---Congressman Mike Rogers made the following statement today after the House of Representatives passed his legislation, H.R. 4577, the Domestic Explosives Detection Canine Capacity Building Act of 2017.               “I have long...

Rogers on House Passage of Historic Tax Reform

Dec 19, 2017

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) ---Congressman Mike Rogers made the following statement today after the House of Representatives passed the Conference Report for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.               “After over 30 years, the day has finally come for this...

Report from Washington: The Season of Giving Across East Alabama

Dec 15, 2017

(WASHINGTON, D.C.)—Every year during the Christmas season, I like to take some time to highlight a few of the great things folks are doing for each other across East Alabama.   Below is a small sampling of what is going on in the Third District.  ...

Rogers on NDAA Signed into Law

Dec 12, 2017

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) ---Congressman Mike Rogers made the following statement today after President Donald Trump signed the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 in to law this afternoon.   “I was proud to see the National...

Report from Washington: The House Has Done its Job

Nov 30, 2017

(WASHINGTON, D.C.)— Washington has been a busy place this year.  As folks across East Alabama may have seen in the news, time and time again, legislation passes in the House and either stalls or fails in the Senate.   It makes it tough to get things...

Report from Washington: What Is the Real Russian Influence?

Nov 16, 2017

(WASHINGTON, D.C.)— As most folks across East Alabama may have seen recently in the news, Robert Mueller, the special counsel appointed to investigate the alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign, has been in the spotlight.   Mr....

Rogers on House Passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Nov 16, 2017

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) ---Congressman Mike Rogers made the following statement today after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.  This legislation should help fix our broken tax code which hasn’t been reformed in over 30...

Rogers: Honoring Our American Heroes

Nov 8, 2017

(WASHINGTON, DC)—Congressman Mike Rogers made the following remarks today ahead of Veterans Day on November 11th.   “Our country’s brave men and women who have selflessly served our country in uniform are honored today.  These individuals are real...

Rogers Applauds President Trump for Additional Missile Defense Funding

Nov 8, 2017

(WASHINGTON, DC)—Congressman Mike Rogers made the following statement today regarding the release of a fiscal year 2018 budget amendment.   “I want to commend President Trump for agreeing with us that our Nation needs additional missile defense...

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