The AbilityOne program, a federal initiative to help people who are disabled or blind find employment, has honored Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) as an AbilityOne Congressional Champion for 2012. Hartzler was one of eight legislators recognized in February by the National Industries for the Blind for her support of the AbilityOne program and its efforts.
For Immediate Release
February 29, 2012
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Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4), whose district represents two of the country’s major military installations - Fort Leonard Wood and Whiteman Air Force Base – is making it clear to President Obama that his request for two rounds of military base closures is ill-advised.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has issued the following statement to mark the third anniversary of the signing of President Obama’s failed stimulus spending bill: “Today’s third anniversary of the signing into law of President Obama’s failed stimulus bill should serve as a stark reminder that the President’s policies have failed and are making the economy worse.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) has issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s $3.8 trillion budget he has sent to Congress:
As America observes ‘Thank a Farmer Week’ Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) is calling on the Department of Labor to withdraw its new regulations restricting the jobs young people can do on American farms. The new rules are ill-conceived and run contrary to common sense as it pertains to growing up on the farm.
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4), a supporter of reining in runaway spending, has demonstrated her commitment to financial responsibility by voting to freeze her own congressional pay. She was joined by a large bipartisan majority in the House in voting for H.R.
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: