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Over the past 58 years, Republicans and Democrats alike have been able to come together to pass one of the most important bills of any Congress, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Rightfully so, the NDAA authorizes all of our national security programs to protect our country and the world—something that normally transcends any political affiliation. This year things went radically differently.
In 1776, our Founding Fathers looked to establish a government which would represent the people, and last week, we celebrated 243 years of America as a successful democratic experiment.
Although it’s true we see partisan disagreements, it is also true that we see prosperity, peace, and cooperation. That is the legacy of our Founding Fathers; a nation where people with vastly different backgrounds, races, faiths, and political ideals can work together.
SUWANEE, GA – U.S. Representative Rob Woodall visited FIRST Robotics Team 6829, Ignite Robotics on Monday. Ignite Robotics’ mission is to help high school students develop strong technical, business, and leadership skills by exposing them to hands-on engineering projects and pairing students with experienced mentors. It emphasizes collaboration, innovation, and outreach to the community as fundamental elements of the organization.
As you read in last week’s newsletter, the House continued its work on the FY20 appropriations process. On Tuesday, we completed the amendment process for H.R. 2740 (the first package of spending bills) and voted on its final passage. Following H.R. 2740, the House began consideration of H.R. 3055 (the second spending package).
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall presented the Congressional Award to Manas Mudunuri from Cumming, Georgia.
With each Father’s Day, we make time to reminisce and appreciate the memories and lessons taught by our fathers. For many of us, if it wasn’t their tough love and tender strength to pick us up and dust us off, we may not have developed into who we are today. Whether you are a biological father, a step-father, a grandfather, or someone who has stepped-up in a child’s life to take on the role of a father, I wish you a Happy Father’s Day.
LAWRENCEVILLE, GA – Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall was honored by “Marsy’s Law for Georgia” for his exceptional service in support of crime victims’ rights. Last November, Georgians overwhelmingly voted in favor of Amendment 4, Marsy’s Law, on the 2018 midterm ballot. Before the vote, Representative Woodall voiced his support for Marsy’s Law and advocated for expanding constitutional rights for victims of violent crimes.