Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Statement on Coronavirus Package

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Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (AZ-08) released the following statement on coronavirus supplemental funding: “I could not in good conscience vote for a 100-plus page bill that neither I nor my staff had an opportunity to read or review. Voting on a multibillion-dollar piece of legislation less than 30 minutes after being introduced is no way to conduct the People’s business—especially after reports th...

Lesko Announces State of the Union Guest

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Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (R-AZ) announced today that former Arizona Governor Jan Brewer will join her for Tuesday’s State of the Union Address by President Donald Trump. Congresswoman Lesko released the following statement: “Governor Brewer is a champion of conservative values and has been a great friend and colleague,” said Congresswoman Lesko (AZ-08). “She also calls the West Valley home. We l...

Lesko: USMCA is a Big Win for Arizona

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Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (AZ-08) released the following statement today after voting in support of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on the House floor. “The USMCA is a big win for the state of Arizona. Although I am disappointed it took Speaker Pelosi over a year to bring the USMCA to the floor for a vote, I am glad we could finally secure this victory for Arizona and the United...

Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Statement on USMCA Deal

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Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (AZ-08) released the following statement today after Speaker Pelosi announced an agreement on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). “President Trump negotiated and signed the USMCA over a year ago. I am pleased to see Speaker Pelosi finally decided to bring forward this important trade deal that is a victory for Arizona and the United States. I have publicly...

Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Supports Bipartisan Agreement on Drought Contingency Plan

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Today, Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (AZ-08) joined members of the Natural Resources committee for the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife oversight hearing on the Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan. At the conclusion of today’s hearing, Congresswoman Lesko released the following statement. “Since my time in the Arizona Senate, I have closely followed the progress of the Drought Continge...

Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Statement on State of the Union

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Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (AZ-08) released the following statement today after President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address. “President Trump delivered an inspiring message for our nation tonight and outlined a policy agenda that both parties can support in order to achieve his vision. Under the President’s leadership, America’s economy is booming, employment and wages are up, we’ve slashe...

Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Supports Tax Reform 2.0 in the House

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Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (AZ-08) released the following statement today after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the final bill in a series of three bills known as Tax Reform 2.0: “In the nine months since the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was signed into law, the American people have seen a booming economy, increased wages, a record number of job openings, and, most importantly, are keeping more ...

Congresswoman Lesko Concludes Arizona Business Tour

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This week, Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (AZ-08) launched a three-day business tour across Arizona’s Eighth Congressional District. Congresswoman Lesko visited small and large businesses in the district to discuss how reduced federal regulations, pro-growth policies, and historic tax reform legislation have impacted both business owners and employees. “I met with a number of local businesses this wee...

Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Introduces Resolution to Protect Social Security and Medicare for Seniors

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Today, Congresswoman Debbie Lesko introduced H.Res. 1026, a resolution recognizing Medicare and Social Security as an important benefit that must be protected for current enrollees and strengthened for the future. Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (AZ-08) released the following statement: “Social Security and Medicare are essential programs for senior citizens living on fixed incomes. Congress must fulfi...

Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Requests Improvements to Interstate 17

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Today, Congresswoman Debbie Lesko sent a bipartisan letter to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao supporting the BUILD Grant application submitted by the Arizona Department of Transportation to make improvements to Interstate 17. Congresswoman Lesko was joined by Representatives Andy Biggs (AZ-05), Ruben Gallego (AZ-07), Paul Gosar (AZ-04), Martha McSally (AZ-02), Tom O’Hallera...

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