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U.S. Congressional Tipoffs Involving Kentucky Newsletter for Sunday November 17, 2019 ( 5 items )  

House Democrats Putting Impeachment Ahead of USMCA
WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, issued the following news release: U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor urging Congress to pass the USMCA: "I was privileged to spend a good chunk of the day yesterday with the hardworking men and women of North American Stainless in Carroll County, KY. "They're a high-quality stainless steel manufacturing firm that is actually the largest fully-in  more

Rep. Rogers Nominates State Rep. David Meade as an Angel in Adoption
WASHINGTON, Nov. 14 -- Rep. Harold Rogers, R-Kentucky, issued the following news release: Kentucky State Representative David Meade was recognized on Thursday in Washington, DC as one of the nation's Angels in Adoption. Meade was nominated for the award by Congressman Hal Rogers (KY-05), in recognition of his efforts to reform foster care and adoption in Kentucky over the last six years. The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute hosted the 21st annual Angels in Adoption Reception and Ga  more

Rep. Yarmuth Issues Remarks at Hearing Examining Economic Outlook From Federal Reserve Point of View
WASHINGTON, Nov. 15 -- Rep. John Yarmuth, D-Kentucky, chairman of the House Budget Committee, issued the following opening remarks at a hearing examining economic outlook from the point of view of the Federal Reserve: "It has been seven years since a chair of the Federal Reserve has testified before the House Budget Committee. In 2012, our economy was in a very different condition than it is now. The Great Recession was still casting a heavy shadow over our country, and families and businesses   more

Sen. McConnell Recognizes Kentucky Family as 'Angels in Adoption'
WASHINGTON, Nov. 15 -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, issued the following news release: * * * - Senator McConnell nominated the Thomas family for the national award after helping them navigate adoption obstacles. Thomas family: 'Senator McConnell became our champion when we needed it most.' * * * U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) welcomed Chris and Angie Thomas, of Louisville, Kentucky to the U.S. Capitol to congratulate them on being recognized as 2019  more

While Conflicts Roil Key Regions Worldwide, Democrats Block Legislation for National Defense
WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, issued the following news release: U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding Democrat's blocking defense funding: "Hong Kong has been rocked by more violence as citizens continue resisting the Chinese Communist Party's encroachment on their autonomy and freedoms. "On Monday, it appears the local police shot a 21-year-old protester at nearly po  more