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Congressman Mo Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Alabama

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January 16, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Wednesday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi “suggested” to President Trump that America’s annual State of the Union Address either be cancelled and replaced by submission of written remarks or postponed until after Washington has resolved the current border security funding dispute. Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) responded to Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s political stunt and

January 15, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Tuesday, Congressman Mo Brooks (R, AL-05) supported and spoke at an “Angel Moms” news conference on the U.S. Capitol grounds on behalf of Americans who have lost family members because of illegal alien crime and America’s porous southern border.

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January 15, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Tuesday, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) delivered a passionate House Floor speech describing the lives and deaths of people killed on American soil by illegal aliens and challenging Democrats in Congress who protect illegal aliens to, instead, help protect American lives.

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January 11, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Friday, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) voted “Yes” on S. 24, the Government Employee Fair Treatment Act of 2019, that would provide back pay to federal employees who are furloughed or required to work during a government shutdown after the shutdown is ended. Congressman Brooks supported S.

January 11, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Friday morning, CNN New Day’s John Berman represented the Democratic Party line when he interviewed Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) on the government shutdown and border security. Congressman Brooks vigorously contested CNN’s belittling of the thousands of dead American men, women and children who lose their lives as a result of illegal aliens’ criminal activity a

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January 10, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Thursday, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) announced cosponsorship of seven border security bills at the outset of the 116th Congress.

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January 9, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Wednesday, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) delivered a compelling House Floor speech that quoted extensively from a letter by President Trump to Congress that highlights federal crime data and the danger, deaths, and injury caused to Americans by illegal aliens and America’s porous southern border.

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January 8, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Tuesday, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) introduced H.R. 271, the No Work Without Pay Act, a bill that requires the federal government to timely pay all employees who work during a government shutdown.

January 4, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Friday, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) highlighted the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics December jobs report.[1]

January 3, 2019 News Releases

Washington, DC— Thursday, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) was sworn in for a fifth term in the United States House of Representatives. Congressman Brooks was first elected to the U.S. House on November 2, 2010, and was the first Republican elected in the Fifth District in 136 years.

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In The News

January 30, 2019 In The News
During a House Armed Services Committee hearing Tuesday, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-5) questioned Under Secretary of Defense for Policy John Rood concerning the deployment of U.S. military assets to America’s southern border.
January 30, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — At a house armed services committee hearing Tuesday, Huntsville-area U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks, citing federal law governing roles for the military, offered a plan for a border wall.
January 30, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON—The Undersecretary of Defense for Policy at the Department of Defense said on Jan. 29 that President Donald Trump has the authority to use the military to construct a barrier without calling a national emergency, as he has said he might do if he can’t get funding for a border wall through Congress.
January 30, 2019 In The News
Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) told Breitbart News in an exclusive interview on Wednesday that President Donald J. Trump ought to declare a national emergency as well as deploy the military to the southern border to save American lives from the deleterious effects of illegal immigration.
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January 29, 2019 In The News
President Trump wouldn’t need to make an emergency declaration to have the Pentagon build at least some of his border wall, a top Defense Department official told Congress Tuesday, though he said no final decisions have been made.
January 29, 2019 In The News
President Trump can build a border wall using the United States military to stop mass illegal immigration and drug trafficking without funding approval from Congress and without having to declare a national emergency.
January 28, 2019 In The News
Congressman Mo Brooks, R-Huntsville, gave a speech last week on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives in which he rebuked CNN for what he called “vitriol, prejudice, bias, and deception” in their reporting. Brooks called CNN “Fake News King.”
January 28, 2019 In The News
Congress passed a bipartisan resolution to end the partial government shutdown after 35 days Friday. At least 800,000 federal workers will be getting their pay. The legislative measures reopen the government through Feb. 15, 2019, and send the Homeland Security appropriations bill to a conference committee. The two measures, H.J. Res. 28 and H.J. Res. 31, respectively, passed the Senate this afternoon by voice vote.
January 28, 2019 In The News
Gov. Kay Ivey attended the formal groundbreaking of the Blue Origin rocket engine production facility in Huntsville.
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January 28, 2019 In The News
U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Huntsville, announced Friday that he has been reappointed in the 116th Congress to the influential Science, Space, and Technology Committee, which has jurisdiction over all NASA programs. Brooks’ seniority improves to number two out of fifteen Republican members on the Science, Space and Technology Committee.
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