Washington, D.C. – Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) released the following statement after President Trump unveiled his new strategy for Iran after nine months of consultation with Congress and United States allies.
Washington, D.C. – Today, President Trump signed an Executive Order to reform the healthcare system by expanding choices and alternatives to Obamacare plans, and increasing competition of providers to drastically lower costs for consumers. Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt announced he would move to withdraw the Clean Power Plan, finalized by the Obama administration in 2015. Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Today, the Trump administration announced that religious ministries, non-profits, businesses and school entities would no longer be forced to choose between violating their moral and religious beliefs or violating the law under the Obamacare contraceptive mandate.
Washington, D.C. – Chairman Diane Black joined Maria Bartiromo today on “Mornings with Maria” to discuss the Budget, tax reform and her reaction as a nurse to the tragedy in Las Vegas. Click here or on the image below to view the full interview.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the Trump Administration, the House Committee on Ways and Means, and the Senate Committee on Finance released the unified framework for fixing the tax code, last updated by President Ronald Reagan in 1986.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) released the following statement after Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) announced he would not seek re-election in 2018:
"Senator Corker has been an effective voice for Tennesseans in the Senate. He is a devoted public servant and I wish he and his wife, Elizabeth, well in the future."
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA-23), along with Reps. Diane Black (R-TN-06), Trent Franks (R-AZ-08), Vicki Hartzler (R-MO-04) and Chris Smith (R-NJ-04), held a press conference announcing that the House of Representatives will vote on the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 36) on Tuesday, October 3, 2017.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to combat gang violence by criminal aliens and enhance public safety. The Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act (H.R. 3697) establishes that an alien looking to enter the United States after having been associated with a criminal gang is inadmissible or they will face deportation if already affiliated.
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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.