May 4, 2016 Randy's Roundup
On Wednesday, May 4, 2016, my office will take part in saluting one of our military working dogs, Jonny N414 at a memorial ceremony that is part of the National Police Week and Peace Officer Memorial Day.
April 26, 2016 Randy's Roundup
Last week, I signed on to a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy demanding answers on how taxpayer dollars could go to fund an anti-farmer campaign.
April 19, 2016 Randy's Roundup
This week, Congress is going to vote on four bills aimed at stopping unacceptable behaviors by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) over the last few years.
April 12, 2016 Randy's Roundup
This Thursday, the House Committee on Agriculture’s Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management will hold a hearing on the national farm economy, focusing specifically on the growing financial pressure many producers are facing.
April 5, 2016 Randy's Roundup
Last week, the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce joined four national and state business groups in filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Labor to challenge their new Persuader Advice Exemption Rule or “persuader rule.”
March 29, 2016 Randy's Roundup
In a challenge to the contraception mandate of Affordable Care Act, a group of Catholic nuns named the Little Sisters of the Poor took on the Federal government last week before the Supreme Court.
March 21, 2016 Randy's Roundup
In the wake of reopening the U.S. Embassy in Havana, President Obama travelled to Cuba this weekend in an effort to thaw diplomatic relations with the island nation.
March 15, 2016 Randy's Roundup
Last week, Lubbock native Taylor Force was killed in a terrorist attack in Israel.
March 8, 2016 Randy's Roundup
Yesterday, Dana and I were saddened to learn of the passing of former First Lady Nancy Reagan, and we send our thoughts and prayers to the entire Reagan family.
February 29, 2016 Randy's Roundup
As cotton prices continue to sit at levels below the cost of production, I have heard from many hardworking producers in the 19th District who are struggling to put together a financial plan that would allow them to continue operating.