Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) along with 235 members of Congress voted for H.R. 240 the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act of 2015. H.R. 240 reverses the President’s immigration actions by preventing any funds or fees from being used to implement his executive amnesty. “We promised the American people we would fight the President’s unconstitutional executive order,” said Congressman Luke Messer. “We began that fight today. We all know our immigration system is broken. We need real solutions for fixing it. This is the first step in what will be a long but needed process to deter illegal immigration, increase border security and fix our broken work visa program.”
Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06) speaks with Brooke Baldwin of CNN about the President's anticipated State of the Union Address January 20, 2015 and says the President's plan will hurt the very people he says he's trying to help.
Congressman Luke Messer discuss the President's executive amnesty order on Fox News' America's Newsroom with Bill Hemmer.
Read Congressman Messer's Column College Affordability: Free tuition misses the mark
Members of Congress, school leaders and business owners came together in Greenfield, Indiana, to discuss the effects of the President's health care law on schools and businesses. The House Committee on Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions, on which Congressman Luke Messer serves, convened the hearing in an effort to learn directly from Hoosiers impacted by the Affordable Care Act.
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Had a great time visiting with the students and faculty of Northside Middle School in Columbus this afternoon, thanks for showing me around the school!
It was a pleasure to have dinner with these fine young people and their families. I am proud to nominate them all to the U.S. Service Academies!
Yesterday, I spoke on the House floor for the anniversary of Roe V. Wade to remind my colleagues that the fight for life is not over. Check out the speech by following the link below. #ChooseLife
Today marks the 42nd anniversary of the Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion. As an ardent supporter of the pro-life movement, I urge you all to continue to fight for each child’s right to life. #ChooseLife
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Last night, the President talked about coming together but put forth policies that divide us, like higher taxes, increased spending and more debt. Washington does not need more money. Last year alone, the Federal government took in a record $3 trillion. That’s a 40% increase over five years ago. ... See More