By; Rep. Bill Flores and Senator John Thune Benjamin Franklin once famously said that nothing is certain in this world except death and taxes. Thankfu...
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For the 114th Congress, Congressman Flores will serve as Chairman of the Republican Study Committee (RSC). The RSC is an influential group of House Republicans organized for the purpose of advancing a conservative economic and social agenda in the House of Representatives.
Through the "Organizing Around Abundance: Making American An Energy Superpower" plan, I have set forth principles that puts America on the road to energy security and economic prosperity.
On April 22, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power marked up the Ratepayer Protection Act. This legislation would add several important safeguards to EPA’s proposed Clean Power Plan for existing electric generation.
Congressman Flores pay tribute to former Brazos County Judge Randy Sims, who passed away on April 2, 2015. Judge Sims served the Brazos Valley community for decades.
The Republican Study Committee's “Blueprint for a Balanced Budget,” balances the federal budget in six years, reforms and reduces government spending by $7.1 trillion relative to current policy over 10 years and repeals Obamacare through reconciliation.
The House Committee on Energy & Commerce has been working to develop a bipartisan solution to coal ash. This bill is a commonsense approach that alleviates the coal ash rule’s implementation issues while requiring States to develop enforceable permit programs through minimum federal standards.
Today, U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 1105, the Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015, which...
By Bruce Gietzen WACO -Washington, D.C. could use a little Texas wisdom about business and economic issues, and national security is fast becoming a m...