Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has voted to repeal a controversial component of the Obama health care law that has been criticized by both Republicans and Democrats as unworkable and unsustainable. The Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Act was to have paid $50 a day - $18,250 a year – for long-term care services for anyone who had paid premiums for five years.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has issued the following statement in response to Ameren’s filing of its amended Boundary Plan for Lake of the Ozarks: “I am pleased to learn that Ameren’s revised Project Boundary Plan for Lake of the Ozarks will take 1,500 homes out of the federally regulated boundary along the shoreline of the Lake, meaning these homes would not be in jeopardy
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has released the following statement in response to the Pentagon proposal for implementing President Obama’s defense cuts:
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4), a staunch supporter of the sanctity of human life, joined 200,000 pro-life Americans who descended on Washington, D.C. to mark 1973’s abhorrent Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that established a legal right to abortion anywhere in the United States.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler has released the following statement in response to President Obama’s decision to reject the Keystone XL Pipeline:
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) today stood up for her district and fiscal sanity for America by voting against President Obama’s request to raise the debt ceiling by an additional $1.2 trillion. She has voted in favor of a resolution disapproving of the Obama Administration’s request.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, has announced that 15 students from Missouri’s Fourth Congressional District have received Congressional nominations to the U.S. Service Academies.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler has released the following statement in response to Ameren’s proposal to redraw its Lake of the Ozarks project boundary:
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) is fighting to protect our national security in the face of defense cuts. She is co-sponsoring the Down Payment to Protect National Security Act, legislation to prevent the devastating cuts to America’s military that could come about as a result of the so-called super committee to reach agreement on slashing the deficit.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has voted to protect national security by supporting the National Defense Authorization Act to fund the military through the 2012 fiscal year. The legislation, approved by the House, brings the total authorized funding for National Defense to $554 billion for the base budget and $115.5 billion for overseas contingency operations.