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Congressman Mo Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Alabama

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June 22, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Friday morning, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) participated in a joint hearing before the Space Subcommittee of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee (of which Brooks is Vice-Chair) and the Strategic Forces Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee (of which Brooks is a member). The hearing was entitled “Space Situational Awareness: Whole of Gover

June 18, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Monday afternoon, Congressman Mo Brooks expressed his strong support for President Trump’s order establishing Space Force as a sixth branch of the armed services. President Trump announced his order creating Space Force Monday at the third meeting of the National Space Council at the White House.

June 13, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Wednesday morning, GOP Coach Congressman Roger Williams (R, Texas) announced that Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) will start at first base for the Republican team in the Congressional Baseball Game for Charity.

June 11, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Monday afternoon, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05), who is Vice-Chair of the House Space Subcommittee, praised outgoing Marshall Space Flight Center Director Todd May and congratulated incoming acting director Jody Singer on her appointment.

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June 8, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Friday morning, the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice held a hearing at the urging of Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) on questions regarding the U.S. Census.

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June 8, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Thursday evening, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) voted “Yes” on H.R. 3, the Spending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act, which passed the House on a narrow 210-206 vote. H.R. 3 cuts $15 billion in non-defense, previously appropriated but unspent funding— the largest spending rescission in history.

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May 31, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Thursday morning, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) appeared on Happening Now with host Julie Banderas to discuss today’s talks between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and North Korea’s Kim Yong-chol.

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May 24, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Thursday morning, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) voted “Yes” on the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019, which authorizes Department of Defense operations for the coming fiscal year. The bill passed the U.S. House 351-66.

May 22, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Tuesday evening, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) voted “Yes” on the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of 2017, which gives terminally ill patients the right to try experimental treatments that have not yet completed the Food and Drug Administration’s lengthy and complex full approval process that can take decade

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May 22, 2018 News Releases

Washington, DC— Tuesday morning, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) announced he and the State of Alabama jointly filed a lawsuit Monday afternoon in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama. Led by Attorney General Steve Marshall, the lawsuit challenges the U.S. Bureau of the Census’ practice of counting illegal aliens in the decennial census.

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October 26, 2018 In The News
Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-5) on Thursday expressed his strong support of President Donald Trump’s decision to defend the United States’ southern border “against invasion by the caravan of thousands of Central Americans who brazenly seek to illegally cross America’s southern border.”
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October 24, 2018 In The News
Republican Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-5) released a statement on Tuesday regarding two bills that he has recently sponsored that would provide the necessary funding to build President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall.
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October 24, 2018 In The News
Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) is urging Congress to build President Trump’s proposed border wall, saying that a 7,000-strong migrant caravan is “hell-bent” on “assaulting our national sovereignty.”
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October 23, 2018 In The News
The migrant column composed of thousands of wannabe lawbreakers and bogus asylum-seekers presses onward towards our southern border, and congressional conservatives have a few different ways that they think the situation should be handled.
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October 23, 2018 In The News
The Trump administration will send about 800 troops to the U.S.-Mexico border ahead of the illegal immigrant caravan, a defense official confirmed Thursday, following through on President Trump’s pledge.
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October 20, 2018 In The News
FLORENCE — Congressman Mo Brooks, who represents the Fifth District, told educators and students at Heritage Christian University on Friday that there's been a major shift in philosophy and belief systems in the nation's two major political parties.
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October 18, 2018 In The News
U.S. Mo Brooks, R-Huntsville, issued a warning about the potential for a “Debilitating National Insolvency and bankruptcy that robs America of the prosperity and peace we have long enjoyed” following the release of the Treasury Department’s preliminary Fiscal Year 2018 deficit projection of $779 billion and the Comptroller General’s statement that America’s fiscal path is “unsustainable.”
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October 10, 2018 In The News
Per a Tuesday press release by the office of Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-5), he, Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-1) and Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions urging him to devote more resources to protect American election integrity from foreigners who interfere in American elections by illegally voting in them.
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October 8, 2018 In The News
The non-descript building, perhaps by design, sits on Diamond Drive in Huntsville's Thornton Research Park toward the western end of a "mythical" city.
October 1, 2018 In The News
Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-5) questioned Edward McGinnis, the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy at the U.S. Department of Energy, about the “absolutely necessary” and “utterly unique” importance of nuclear power production in America during a House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Energy Subcommittee hearing last week.
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