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Congressman August Pfluger Introduces the Combating Transnational Repression Act of 2024

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WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congressman August Pfluger (R-TX) unveiled the Combating Transnational Repression Act of 2024, a groundbreaking legislative initiative aimed at addressing the growing threat of transnational repression, including against U.S. citizens, on American soil. This legislation is co-led by Congressman Seth Magaziner (RI-02), the Ranking Member of the…

Pfluger Legislation Reversing President Biden's LNG Export Ban Passes House

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WASHINGTON, DC — Thursday, the House of Representatives passed Rep. August Pfluger's legislation, H.R. 7176, the Unlocking Our Domestic LNG Potential Act of 2024. The bill will reverse President Biden’s liquified natural gas (LNG) export ban and unleash American LNG to lower energy costs while advancing U.S. energy security and the security of our allies. “President Biden has used every…

Pfluger Named Impeachment Manager for Mayorkas Senate Trial

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WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative August Pfluger (TX-11) has been named an Impeachment Manager in the Senate Impeachment Trial of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. Congressman Pfluger is the Chairman of the Counterterrorism, Law Enforcement, and Intelligence Subcommittee on the House Homeland Security Committee. He has been instrumental in the Committee's…

Pfluger Votes to Impeach DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas

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WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative August Pfluger (TX-11) released a statement after the U.S. House voted to impeach Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. The impeachment of Secretary Mayorkas follows a year-long investigation conducted by the House Homeland Security Committee on the consequences of the crisis at the southern border. Rep. August Pfluger:…

Pfluger: Special Counsel Report exposes two-tiered system of justice, concerns about President Biden's mental state

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WASHINGTON, DC — Thursday, Congressman August Pfluger (TX-11) released the following statement regarding the Special Counsel report: “The Special Counsel not only concluded that President Biden put our national security in jeopardy by willfully taking classified documents, but that his mental state is so poor that he cannot be held accountable for these actions. I am seriously concerned…

Pfluger Speaks in Support of Impeaching DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas

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WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative August Pfluger spoke on the U.S. House Floor in support of the Articles of Impeachment against Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. The impeachment proceedings of Secretary Mayorkas follow a year-long investigation, conducted by the House Homeland Security Committee, of the consequences of the crisis at the southern…

Pfluger Introduces The Drug-Free Social Media and Digital Communities Act

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WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congressman August Pfluger introduced the Drug-Free Social Media and Digital Communities Act. The legislation protects the safety of children and vulnerable populations by increasing penalties for distributing or selling drugs through social media platforms. “Unfortunately, social media platforms have become hot spots for drug trading," said Rep. August Pfluger.…

Pfluger slams Democrats voting to prevent illegal alien drunk drivers from being deported

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WASHINGTON, DC — Thursday, Congressman August Pfluger (TX-11) released a statement after 150 Democrats voted against legislation to quickly deport illegal aliens who drive drunk. Rep. August Pfluger: "I am appalled to see a majority of Democrats in the House of Representatives voting to prevent illegal aliens who endanger the lives of American citizens by drunk driving from being…

Pfluger Introduces No Funding for Sanctuary Cities Act

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WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman August Pfluger introduced the No Funding for Sanctuary Cities Act, legislation to block states and localities that prevent the enforcement of federal immigration law from receiving taxpayer-funded grants and programs. Rep. August Pfluger (TX-11): “For years, liberal mayors and governors have proudly interfered with the enforcement of federal…

Pfluger Introduces the Unlocking Domestic LNG Potential Act

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WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative August Pfluger (TX-11) introduced H.R.7176, the Unlocking Domestic LNG Potential Act, which depoliticizes the export of American liquefied natural gas (LNG) by eliminating the requirement for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to authorize its export and instead giving the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) sole authority over the approval…