Washington, D.C. – Today, President Donald Trump signed into law the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act (H.R. 6), the most comprehensive legislation ever passed by Congress to combat a single drug crisis.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Protecting Family and Small Business Tax Cuts Act of 2018, the third and final bill in the Tax Reform 2.0 package. The American Innovation Act and the Family Savings Act were passed by the House yesterday.
Congressman Black released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) released the following statement after the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee passed Tax Reform 2.0:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) spoke on the House floor highlighting the economic relief and optimism resulting from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. She also urged support for the Tax Reform 2.0 package, which would make permanent the already lowered tax rates for small businesses, individuals and families.
Lebanon, TN – U.S. Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) invites all students, parents and school officials from Tennessee’s 6th Congressional district who are interested in learning more about attending our nation’s military academies to come to Academy Day 2018 on Saturday, September 15 beginning at 9:30 AM at Wilson Central High School in Lebanon, Tennessee.
Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) introduced the Zero Tolerance for Illegal Entry Act, which would make illegally entering the United States for the first time a felony and would permanently mandate the E-Verify system for employers, creating less incentive for illegal immigration.
Washington, DC – U.S. Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) released the following statement after introducing the U.S. Army Rangers Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act with Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN) and Sens. Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL):
Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled that pregnancy centers in California are no longer required to advertise abortion services:
Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) released the following statement after the Supreme Court declared that President Trump’s travel ban is within the scope of his constitutional authority:
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Chances are you’ve heard a lot of talk about the upcoming midterm elections. Win or lose, however, incumbents in Congress will have a responsibility to get back to work serving their constituents on Nov. 7.
By now, you’ve heard “fairer, flatter, simpler” repeated over and over. It was our goal with the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to reform an outdated tax code that – over the last three decades – had become absurdly complicated and no longer worked for our economy.
“I solemnly swear to do no harm.” We took this oath more than 40 years ago when we became nurses. We chose this career—more accurately, this calling—because it was the ultimate realization of what was in our hearts. Our love for women and children … our desire to serve those who are sick and in need … our passion to come alongside the most vulnerable in our midst with care and compassion.
Washington, D.C. – Budget Chairman Diane Black (R-TN-06) discusses tax reform and reconciliation following the passage of the FY18 Budget Resolution – “Building a Better America.” The resolution was passed with unanimous GOP support late Wednesday night.
For six years, organizations with religious and moral objections to certain contraceptive products and services have been fighting for their religious freedom against the harsh mandates of Obamacare. The question brought repeatedly before federal courts hasn’t been about limiting access to contraception, only why the federal government is forcing faithful objectors to violate their beliefs.