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Huizenga: The Next Chapter in the Fight for Life Has Just Begun!

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) released the following statement after the Supreme Court announced its ruling on abortion in the case of Dobbs vs. Jackson. “Today’s decision has been one common sense, pro-life Americans have been waiting for. This ruling confirms there is no constitutional right to end the life of an innocent, unborn child. The decision correctly restores power usurped by ...

Huizenga Thanks GVSU Vice President Matt McLogan for his Service to West Michigan, Commitment to Grand Valley Students

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI), spoke on the House floor thanking Matt McLogan, the Vice President of University Relations at Grand Valley State University, for his nearly 35 years of service and commitment to GVSU, its students, and West Michigan. Video of Congressman Huizenga’s remarks as well as an edited text copy of his remarks are available below. I know that Matt and his colleagues...

Huizenga Announces 2022 Congressional App Challenge

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) announced the start of the 2022 Congressional App Challenge (CAC). The CAC is a competition aimed at encouraging middle and high school students to develop an interest in coding by designing their own apps while highlighting the value of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education. “The Congressional App Challenge is a creative way for studen...

LDN: Huizenga, Moolenaar seek to convert closing North Lake Correctional Facility into detention center

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U.S. Representatives Bill Huizenga and John Moolenaar are appealing to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, asking that the North Lake Correctional Facility in Baldwin be converted into an ICE detention center following news that the prison would be closing this fall. In a letter to Acting ICE Director Tae Johnson, as well as U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland, Secretary of Homeland Securi...

Huizenga Moves to Stop the Biden Administration’s Effort to Send Soaring Energy Costs Even Higher

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI), Ranking Member of the Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets Subcommittee, announced the introduction of H.J. Res. 88, providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to the Enhancement and Standardization of Climate-Related Disclosure for Investors. Currently, the SEC is cons...

VIDEO: Huizenga Honors, Welcomes Home Army Corporal Lost During WWII

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) spoke on the House floor to honor and welcome home Corporal LaVerne “Dirk” Van Dyke. Corporal Van Dyke was laid to rest this week after being listed as missing since his plane went down during World War II. Corporal Van Dyke was a native of Zeeland, Michigan. Congressman Huizenga’s full remarks, including video, are available below. Congressman Bill Huizenga...

419-0! Huizenga Legislation to Help Small Businesses Passes House with Unanimous Support

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 935, the Small Business Mergers, Acquisitions, Sales, and Brokerage Simplification Act of 2021. This legislation is designed to level the playing field for small businesses by reforming a costly one-size fits all regulatory requirement when a small or medium-sized business t...

Zeeland East Student Wins 2022 Congressional Art Competition, Will Have Work Displayed at U.S. Capitol

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) announced that Biruk Kwantes, a student at Zeeland East High School, as the winner of the 2022 Congressional Art Competition. Biruk’s piece “Roll of the Dice” will be sent to the U.S. Capitol and put on display with works of art created by students from across the nation. Biruk created his piece using colored pencils. This year’s runner up was “You Need to L...

Huizenga Statement on Fred Upton Announcing His Retirement

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) released the following statement thanking his colleague Fred Upton for his service to Michigan. “I want to thank Fred for his commitment, service, and dedication to Michigan over the years. Fred and I have worked together on a host of issues including prioritizing the protection of the Great Lakes, leveling the playing field for Michigan agriculture, and sup...

Huizenga Statement on 10th Anniversary of the JOBS Act

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI), Ranking Member of the Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets Subcommittee released the following statement on the 10th Anniversary of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act. “The JOBS Act gave renewed hope for America’s small businesses, startup companies, and entrepreneurs, by removing red tape and paving the way for new opportu...

Huizenga Announces Start to 2022 Congressional Art Competition

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) announced the start of the 2022 Congressional Art Competition for high school students across Michigan’s Second Congressional District. “Students across West Michigan have a history of creating and designing incredible works of art for the Congressional Art Competition,” said Congressman Bill Huizenga. “People from around the country and across the globe wil...

Huizenga, Republicans to Gensler: Now is Not the Time for New Rulemaking on Climate

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Yesterday, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02), Ranking Member of the Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets Subcommittee, Congresswoman Ann Wagner (MO-2), Congressman French Hill (AR-2), Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-6), Congressman Warren Davidson (OH-8), Congressman Alex Mooney (WV-2), and Congressman Bryan Steil (WI-2) sent a letter to SEC Chair Gary Gensler regarding the upcomin...

Huizenga Calls on Speaker Pelosi to hold a Vote on Repealing Biden Mask Mandate for Air Travel

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI), called on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to hold a vote to repeal President Biden’s mask mandate for air travel and mass transit. During his remarks on the House Floor, Huizenga noted the Senate passed bipartisan legislation on Tuesday to repeal this mandate. Video and text of Congressman Huizenga’s remarks are available below. Congressman Bill Huizenga: Madame...

Huizenga on Fox Business: Democrats Do Not Understand that Spending is the Problem

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Last night, Congressman Huizenga appeared on Fox Business to discuss Joe Biden and Nancy Pelosi's out of control spending and how it is driving inflation. During the interview Rep. Huizenga also discussed soaring gas prices and the need to unleash American energy production. The full interview with Fox Business Tonight is available by clicking on the picture below.

Huizenga Votes No on Massive Omnibus Spending Bill

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Last night, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI), released the following statement after voting against the massive omnibus spending bill. “This 2,700+ page bill was released in the dead of the night leaving Congress and the American people little time to read what is actually in the bill. While I support funding for humanitarian and military assistance to Ukraine, that critical funding should have be...

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