Posts Tagged ‘ James Lankford ’

GING-PAC Senators Lankford/Paul Discuss Gridlock In Senate

Jul 24th, 2017 | By

GING-PAC endorsed Senators James Lankford (R-OK) and Rand Paul (R-KY) appeared on Fox News over the weekend to discuss Democrat obstructionism in the Senate — and the mess known as Obamacare. Democrats are working overtime to make certain President Trump’s agenda fails. Republicans are at odds over how to repeal the train wreck of Obamacare

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GOP Lawmakers Ask AG To Intervene After Bernie Sanders Imposes ‘Religious Test’ On Trump Nominee

Jul 7th, 2017 | By

Sixty-four Republican lawmakers sent a letter Friday asking Attorney General Jeff Sessions to reaffirm the constitutional prohibition against religious tests for public office. Led by Rep. Mark Walker of North Carolina and Sen. James Lankford of Oklahoma, the memo is a response to questions raised by Sen. Bernie Sanders, Vermont Independent, at a hearing last

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Senator Lankford Applauds Senate Passage Of CRA To Restore States’ Authority To Make Title X Funding Decisions

Apr 3rd, 2017 | By

Senator James Lankford (R-OK) has applauded Senate passage of H.J. Res. 43, a Congressional Review Act (CRA) Resolution of Disapproval for President Obama’s Health and Human Services (HHS) Title X regulation. The resolution passed the Senate today by a vote of 51-50. Specifically, the CRA would restore states’ ability and authority to make funding decisions for Title X health care providers.



Important Update From Congressional Prayer Caucus

Feb 7th, 2017 | By

Senator Lankford, Whip Scalise and Rep. Hice introduced the Free Speech Fairness Act (S.264 and H.R.781) to address the Johnson amendment in the Tax Code. Introduced by then-Sen. Lyndon B. Johnson in 1954, the Johnson amendment has effectively censored all nonprofit organizations and their leaders with the threat of an IRS investigation, fines or loss of tax-exempt status if they choose to engage in political speech.



Senator Lankford, Randy Forbes Announce Rep. Mark Walker As New Co-Chair Of Congressional Prayer Caucus

Jan 10th, 2017 | By

Congressional Prayer Caucus co-chairman Senator James Lankford (R-OK) and former Rep. Randy Forbes (R-VA) today announced that Rep. Mark Walker (R-NC) will serve as the new House co-chair of the Caucus. Rep. Walker will assume the leadership role previously held by Forbes, who founded the Caucus in 2005 to protect the right of individuals to pray and practice their faith freely.



Forbes, Lankford Recognize 60th Anniversary of National Motto, In God We Trust

Jul 31st, 2016 | By

“Our national motto is a powerful declaration that reflects the unique foundation of America,” said Senator Lankford. “Our country is rooted in the belief and hope that there is something bigger than government and bigger than ourselves.”



Senator Lankford Releases Statement On Gun-Related Votes

Jun 21st, 2016 | By

“Keeping guns out of the hands of terrorists and protecting the constitutional rights of law-abiding Americans to defend themselves is not mutually exclusive. My colleagues and I have all taken an oath of office to protect and defend our nation, as well as protect and defend the Constitution, including Second Amendment rights, which should never be removed without due process. Unfortunately, two of the amendments that were considered today would remove the constitutional rights of Americans without adequate protections.



Sen. Lankford Exposes Hillary’s Lies Over Email Server

May 31st, 2016 | By

Senator James Lankford (R-OK), a GINGPAC endorsed legislator, appeared on the Chris Wallace program on Sunday to discuss Hillary Clinton’s serial lies about how she violated national security by operating a private computer server in her home.



207 Members Of Congress File Brief For Little Sisters Of The Poor

Jan 29th, 2016 | By

Sen. Lankford has stated that this brief “articulates the great concern that many Americans have about our First Amendment right of the free exercise of religion. The case exposes the Obama administration’s focus on freedom of worship as our primary religious right, instead of our freedom of religion, which includes our everyday lives.”



Sen. James Lankford: Hillary’s Private Server Is Cause For Serious Concern

Jan 25th, 2016 | By

Oklahoma Republican Senator James Lankford, a GING-PAC endorsed lawmaker, appeared on Fox News with Chris Wallace over the weekend to discuss Hillary Clinton’s private computer server and the more than 1,300 top secret emails discovered on it.