Tag:rep. virginia foxx

  • Hudson-sponsored concealed carry bill heads to Senate

    U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson, R-8th District, passionately urged his colleagues Wednesday to pass major Second Amendment legislation allowing concealed carry permit holders to transport weapons across state lines without fear of prosecution. The Concealed Carry Reciprocity…

  • Foxx’s House committee hears Obamacare horror stories

    Small businesses are still hurting from the effects of Obamacare, several entrepreneurs testified on Wednesday before a congressional committee looking at the impacts of and considering alternative to the 2010 health insurance law. The main message business owners gave to the House Committee on Education and the…

  • Foxx-sponsored higher-ed transparency bill moves forward

    While North Carolina’s recently passed college transparency bill awaits the signature of Gov. Pat McCrory, similar federal legislation was approved on Wednesday by the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce. Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-5th District House Resolution 3178, the “Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education Act,” would increase…