Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) and the U.S. House have taken action to prevent an increase in student loan rates without a cost to taxpayers. The legislation pays for the proposal by offsetting the cost with money from a slush fund that is part of the Obama health care law.
By an overwhelming bipartisan vote of 312-111, the U.S. House of Representatives has approved Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler’s bill to help small and rural businesses obtain loans and create jobs. H.R.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) and the U.S. House have passed H.R. 9, the Small Business Tax Cut Act, which will help small businesses retain more capital, invest in their businesses and create more jobs. The Small Business Administration (SBA) reports that as of 2009, in Missouri, there were 115,688 small businesses with between 1 and 500 employees employing 1,135,600 Missourians.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has convened a meeting of Missouri Members of Congress, representatives of the Governor’s office, state legislators, military officials, business people, and other interested stakeholders to discuss proactive ways of addressing a possible new round of Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) and how to come together as a state to stand strong for our defense commu
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has received the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s “Spirit of Enterprise” award which is given to Members of Congress for their pro-business positions and commitment to economic growth.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) and the U.S. House have voted for responsible government and spending discipline by passing a 2013 budget that promotes economic growth, reduces the national debt, and cuts reckless spending to protect America’s taxpayers.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) met with Defense Secretary Leon Panetta today to discuss a possible new round of Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) and to stress the prudent use of our defense dollars which prioritize the war fighter.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) joined Members of the House of Representatives in condemning new rules issued by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that provide federal funding for abortion coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has issued the following statement applauding the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in a property rights case in Idaho:
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has taken action to encourage job growth by voting to jumpstart the economy and restore opportunities for America’s primary job creators – small businesses, startups, and entrepreneurs. The Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act will spur the growth of small businesses by giving them easier access to capital.