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  • Blaine's Bulletin: Reforming Housing Policies, Halting Operation Choke Point, And So Much More
    Posted in Columns on February 5, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Financial Services

    The House of Representatives was designed to be the chamber of government closest and most responsive to the American people. Work in the House of Representatives is fast paced. A typical day involves debating legislation on the House floor, listening to and questioning witnesses in committee hearings, and, mostly, meeting with the many constituents from Missouri who travel to Washington. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: Disaster Preparedness
    Posted in Columns on January 29, 2016 | Preview rr

    The state of Missouri is full of beauty and wonder. We are all fortunate to experience the four seasons – but that can bring problems from Mother Nature. Together, we can work together to minimize the effect of disasters when they strike. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: Marching for Life
    Posted in Columns on January 22, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Pro-Life/Family

    “Our continuing to march that day was not stubbornness to defy the elements, but willingness to cope as best we could in our determined efforts to defend the unalienable and paramount right to life of our born and preborn brothers and sisters.” – Nellie Gray, founder of March for Life. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: Listening to Your Priorities
    Posted in Columns on January 15, 2016 | Preview rr

    The 3rd Congressional District is home to more than 762,000 individuals living in 13 counties in eastern and central Missouri. As I regularly meet with and listen to constituents from all over the district, I hear many different viewpoints and learn about many different priorities. Every week that the House is in session, I board a plane and take your concerns with me to Washington. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: On the President's Desk - A Bill to Repeal Obamacare
    Posted in Columns on January 8, 2016 | Preview rr

    The first major piece of legislation passed in 2016 is a bill that reflects the will of the American people. Read more

  • Looking Ahead to 2016
    Posted in Columns on December 31, 2015 | Preview rr

    With 2015 officially in the books, we can now look ahead to 2016 and build on what the House was able to accomplish last year. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: Looking Back on 2015
    Posted in Columns on December 24, 2015 | Preview rr

    Looking back on 2015, I am reminded what an honor it is to serve as your voice in Congress. This year has proved to be another year of battles between Congress and the Administration but it has also been one in which several issues facing the 3rd District were tackled and I am proud of what has been accomplished. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: The Spirit of the Season
    Posted in Columns on December 18, 2015 | Preview rr

    The spirit of the holiday season is truly magical. Twinkling lights are hung on houses throughout the neighborhood and trees are decorated with ornaments, joy fills the air as children anxiously await Christmas morning and friends and neighbors help the less fortunate in the spirit of charity. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: Keeping America Secure
    Posted in Columns on December 11, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense/Homeland Security

    Providing for the common defense of our nation is one of the explicit duties given to the federal government by the United States Constitution. Now more than ever, as terrorists fueled by Islamic extremism attack America and her allies at home and abroad, it is critical that our government exercise this constitutional duty to keep America safe and secure. While the administration has not proposed a clear strategy to defeat our enemies yet, Congress has passed important measures to keep the American people and our homeland safe in recent weeks. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: Turning Education Back to States
    Posted in Columns on December 4, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Education

    Parents and local educators know what is best for our nation’s children; parents are the ones who are raising their children to become well-rounded individuals and educators are with the children day in and day out and they know how to best operate a classroom. I believe that entrusting education decisions with those closest to the students, rather than bureaucrats in Washington, creates the most effective and sustainable education programs. Read more

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