Yesterday, I had a very informative and insightful discussion with the Hispanic Center of Western Michigan's Executive Director Roberto Torres about the economic development and educational programs offered at the Center. The Hispanic Center is an important and impactful resource right here in West Michigan.
Over the past several weeks, I have been discussing the House GOP's #BetterWay plan to combat poverty and increase opportunity. Faith, family, and community are cornerstones of life and our approach to addressing poverty must pull from each of these areas to be successful. I encourage you to visit Better.GOP to learn more about the House Republican plan as well as read my op-ed below.
The more time that passes, the more we learn how truly dangerous the Obama Administration's nuclear deal with Iran is. The ability for the world's leading state sponsor of terror to acquire nuclear weapons in as little as six months after this so-called "agreement" ends should raise serious security concerns both here in the United States as well as in Europe and the Middle East.
In 1974, President Ford said, "A government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take from you everything you have." Wise words that still ring true today. Happy Birthday Mr. President. Thank you for representing West Michigan and our nation with honor. #TBT
Two years ago today, the House passed the largest cut to the IRS budget in history. I am proud to have authored this cut. Unfortunately it's clear that the bureaucrats at IRS Headquarters, including Mr. Koskinen, still don't understand that they work for the American people. #TBT