May 31, 2016 Randy's Roundup
Trained in Sweetwater, Texas, the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) flew airplanes, trained combat pilots, and towed airborne targets during World War II.
May 24, 2016 Randy's Roundup
Last week, the House of Representatives passed the annual National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which sets policies for the Defense Department and our troops for the year.
May 18, 2016 Randy's Roundup
Last week, I was pleased to see the Justice Department withdraw its appeal of Judge Junell’s ruling to remove the lesser prairie chicken from the list of “threatened” animals under the Endangered Species Act.
May 10, 2016 Randy's Roundup
A recent Reuters article highlights the lack of clarity that many of our troops are experiencing as they fight against terrorism.
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.