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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...

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, 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 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 Continues Call for Unleashing American Energy Production, Votes to Ban Russian Oil

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Last night, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI), released the following statement after voting in support of banning Russian oil. “While I am glad to see Congress come together to ban Russian oil that is only one part of the equation. I call on President Biden to join Republicans in Congress to create an Operation Warp Speed for American energy. In order to lower prices here at home, we must unleash ...

Huizenga Statement on President Biden's State of the Union

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Last night, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) released the following statement in response to President Biden’s State of the Union Address. “It was good to see strong support on both sides of the aisle for Ukraine and it’s people this evening. While President Biden made impassioned statements, we must do more to help our Ukrainian Allies. First and foremost, it doesn’t make sense for America to con...

Huizenga Calls on U.S. Stock Markets to Permanently Suspend Trading of Russian Companies

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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 New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and Nasdaq’s decision to temporarily halt trading in the stocks of Russia-based companies listed on their exchanges. “The move by the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq to halt trading of Russia...

Huizenga Statement on Federal Reserve Signaling Looming Interest Rate Increase

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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 after the Federal Reserve signaled its plan to raise interest rates in March. “For far too long, the Federal Reserve has chosen artificially low interest rates, as opposed to free-market principles,” said Congressman Bill Huizenga. ...

Huizenga Cosponsors Bill to Combat Washington’s Addiction to Spending, Soaring Inflation

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) announced his support for the Inflation Prevention Act. In December, the year-over-year inflation rate hit a 40 year high of 7% in part because of out-of-control federal spending. Soaring inflation increases the cost of everything from groceries to gasoline. The Inflation Prevention Act would bar legislation, based on an analysis of each bill from the Congre...

Huizenga Statement on Supreme Court Mandate Rulings

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled on the Biden Administration’s COVID-19 Mandates. “The Supreme Court made the right decision to strike down the Biden OSHA Mandate on employers across the nation,” said Congressman Bill Huizenga. “However, I’m disappointed the Supreme Court did not do the same for the CMS Mandate. I continue to su...

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