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Blaine's Bulletin: 3rd District Travels
August 11, 2017
Not only are students preparing to head back to school but the hot, humid weather has cooled off some so Missourians can get outside and enjoy the last few weeks of summer. For me, the last few days have been great as I have continued my travels around Missouri’s 3rd District. I have made several stops and talked with countless people about all sorts of various topics that are important to them. Last week, I discussed in-depth the opioid abuse roundtables we held. I would like to highlight anoth... More
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Luetkemeyer, Colleagues Demand the Department of Justice to Repudiate Operation Choke Point
August 11, 2017
Today, U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), along with House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, and Judiciary Subcommittee Chairmen Tom Marino and Darrell Issa, sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Federal Reserve Board of Governors Chair Janet Yellen, and Acting Comptroller of the Currency Keith Noreika regarding Operation Choke Point. Operation Choke Point was an Obama Administration initiative led by the Departm... More
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Blaine's Bulletin: Combating the Opioid Epidemic
August 4, 2017
The opioid epidemic is real and every community across the country is impacted by it. Nationally, 44 American lives are lost each day to prescription opioid abuse and many Missourians have friends, neighbors, or family members who have been impacted by this crisis. This week, I traveled throughout the 3rd District and held roundtables with local officials, doctors, and individuals to discuss what more can be done to combat this epidemic. I started in Crystal City where I met with the Jefferson C... More
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Blaine's Bulletin: Make America Secure Act
July 28, 2017
This week, the House of Representatives passed the Make America Secure Appropriations Act. This package includes funding bills for four portions of our government – Defense, Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction/Veterans Affairs. Providing for the common defense is the federal government’s number one responsibility, and I take this responsibility very seriously. The Defense appropriations bill includes a 2.4 percent pay raise for our troops, the highest in eight years. ... More
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Luetkemeyer Statement on Senate Failure to Repeal Obamacare
July 28, 2017
U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) issued the following statement after the United States Senate failed to pass legislation that would repeal Obamacare: “With premium increases in Missouri up 145 percent since 2013 and 97 counties with only one choice of insurer this year, it is clear Obamacare is failing. The House of Representatives took the first critical step in saving our country’s health-care system by passing a repeal months ago, but unfortunately the Senate has not been able to follow ... More
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