Rep. Nolan took to the floor late in the evening of Wednesday, May 21st, to speak in support of his amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which would prohibit funding of construction projects in Afghanistan (in excess of $500,000), unless the U.S. government can adequately inspect and audit those projects.
On May 6th, 2014, Congressman Nolan led members of the Minnesota delegation and the entire U.S. House of Representatives in a moment of silence honoring the life and memory of former Congressman and T&I Chair Jim Oberstar.
Watch me discuss Northland jobs, aviation, trade policy, and my pipeline safety bill with Duluth Public Television’s Almanac North show with hosts Dennis Anderson and Julie Zenner.
During a House Agriculture Committee hearing, Rep. Nolan questions Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack on sugar prices, the Payment in Lieu of Taxes program, and the future of bio-based (wood) products.
Mr. Speaker, let us vote on a budget that acknowledges the real foundations of our freedom, prosperity, and opportunity in this country. Let's do for the next generation what the past generation did for us.
Congress has an opportunity to protect seniors' pensions and keep our promise to America's Greatest Generation.