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Huizenga co-sponsors bill to take back PPP money from Planned Parenthood affiliates

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U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga has co-sponsored legislation that would force Planned Parenthood affiliates to return a combined $80 million in Paycheck Protection Program loans. The bill, the Abortion Providers Loan Elimination (APLE) Act, has 62 House co-sponsors and 25 Senate co-sponsors, all Republicans. The APLE Act would also make Planned Parenthood affiliates ineligible for future PPP loans and spu...

Huizenga discusses unconstitutional statehood push, crisis at the border during Facebook Live update

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Last night, Congressman Huizenga gave an update from outside the White House on the Democrats' unconstitutional effort to make DC a state, the lack of focus on the border crisis from the Biden Administration, as well as Democrats tabling efforts to hold Maxine Waters accountable. Rep. Huizenga's full remarks are avaiable to view in the video below.

Huizenga op-ed in the Detroit News: Michigan Guard Deserves Edible Food, Reimbursement

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Our men and women serving in the Michigan National Guard have repeatedly answered the call to support our communities, assist with vaccinations and even play a leading role in securing the U.S. Capitol. While our service members have repeatedly demonstrated their effectiveness and reliability, unfortunately they have been failed in return. Recently, it was brought to my attention by family and fri...

Huizenga Calls for Accountability, Investigation into Why the Michigan National Guard Continues to Receive Unsafe Food on Fox News

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This morning, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) and Congressman Jack Bergman (MI-01) appeared on Fox News to call for accountability and to discuss the unsafe quality of food Michigan National Guard service members have received while deployed to the U.S. Capitol. During the interview, Congressman Huizenga called for members of the Guard to be provided a per diem and both Representative Huizenga a...

Huizenga Op-Ed: The Biden/Pelosi “Stimulus” is Light on Fighting Covid, Loaded with Liberal Political Priorities

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Three hours after restaurants and bars were mandated to close here in Michigan, Speaker Pelosi and Democrats in the House were passing a $1.9 trillion partisan spending bill masquerading as “COVID relief” in the middle of the night in Washington. I voted against this package and I believe Michiganders deserve to know what is in this monstrosity. Over the past year, Republicans and Democrats came t...

MLive: Asian carp gauntlet project ‘off to the races’ with Army Corps funding

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Efforts to stop invasive silver and bighead carp from reaching Lake Michigan by fortifying a chokepoint in the Chicago waterway system are accelerating thanks to new funding for project design and engineering in the latest U.S. Army Corps of Engineers budget. The Army Corps included $3.8 million for the Brandon Road Lock and Dam gauntlet project in its fiscal year 2021 work plan, released on Tuesd...

Detroit News: Inside House chamber: Gas masks, barricades, an 'I love you' text

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From inside the U.S. House chamber, a loud banging rang out from the locked doors. Police officers at the main entrance pulled their batons from their belts and wedged their boots against the bottom of the central doors. That's when U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga knew trouble had arrived. The Holland Republican was sitting in the back row of the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday afternoon when l...

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