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Rep. Rosendale Rejects FAA Reauthorization

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) voted against the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3935, The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act of 2024. Although the bill protects the Essential Air Service, which is critical for Montana, he could not accept the approximately $10 billion cost increase over the next five years as well as grants to diversity, equity, and inclusio...

Rep. Rosendale, Gov. Gianforte, Sen. Daines, Rep. Zinke, Blast Biden Administration for Killing Made in Montana Energy, Shutting Down Future Coal Production

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02), Montana Governor Greg Gianforte, Senator Steve Daines, and Congressman Ryan Zinke released the following statements after the Biden administration released a new Resource Management Plan Amendment prohibiting future coal leases in eastern Montana through 2038. “America lost more energy independence today due to a stroke of a pen by the ...

Rep. Rosendale Exposes Outrageous CEQ Budget Request

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) joined the House Natural Resources Committee Federal Lands Subcommittee in a hearing titled: “Examining the Council on Environmental Quality Fiscal Year 2025 Budget Request and Related Policy Matters” to examine and expose the Biden administration’s use of taxpayer dollars to push their radical climate agenda on Montanans. You can see hi...

Rep. Rosendale Praises VA Law Enforcement

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) joined a House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee hearing titled: “Ensuring VA’s Security: How Can Congress Best Support VA’s Law Enforcement” to show to support for VA police officers and analyze the increase in crime at VA facilities despite the number of veterans frequenting VA facilities going do...

Rep. Rosendale Slams BLM Director Stone-Manning for Compromising Montana Way of Life

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) joined the House Natural Resources Federal Lands Subcommittee Budgetary Hearing titled: “Examining the President’s FY 2025 Budget Request for the Bureau of Land Management and National Park Service” to expose the BLM’s radical efforts compromising Montana’s way of life. You can see his full remarks by clicking on the image below: “The BL...

Chairman Rosendale Exposes Corrupt Oracle Cerner for Buying Votes on Capitol Hill Instead of Fixing Failed VA System

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Chairman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) of the House of Representatives Veterans’ Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Technology Modernization exposed Oracle Cerner's destructive efforts to lobby politicians and buy votes on Capitol Hill instead of fixing their software while veterans are experiencing ongoing issues with receiving the care they have earned and deserve. A recent art...

Chairman Rosendale Leads VA Subcommittee Hearing on Biden’s Budget Request for VA IT Office

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Chairman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) led the House of Representatives Veterans’ Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Technology Modernization’s evaluation of the Biden administration's budget request for the VA’s Office of Information and Technology for Fiscal Year 2025. You can see his full remarks by clicking on the image below: “I have no doubt there is waste in the VA budget ...

Rep. Rosendale Renews Objections to Biden’s Illegal Resettlement of Migrants into Montana

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) released the following statement after a recent report exposed a group of illegal aliens were secretly flown into Kalispell by the Biden administration. Rep. Rosendale has objected multiple times to the mass resettlement of migrants in Montana and also sounded the alarm about the dangers of migrant relocation in 2021 after an Afghan paro...

Rep. Rosendale Applauds the Passage of Bill to Honor Montana’s Last Pearl Harbor Survivor

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) made the following statement after the U.S. Senate passed Montana Senator Steve Daines’s (R-MT) bill to rename the clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Butte, Montana, as the Charlie A. Dowd VA Clinic in honor of Charlie Dowd, Montana's last Pearl Harbor survivor. “Charlie Dowd was an American hero and remarkable Montanan who put his...

Rep. Rosendale’s VA Web Act Passes House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs passed Rep. Rosendale’s legislation H.R. 6874, The Department of Veterans Affairs Watching Over Electronic Benefits Act or The VA WEB Act. This legislation will create an improved monitoring system for the VA website that would optimize the online experience and give more efficient and accessible care to veterans. You can see Rep. ...

Rep. Rosendale Protects Veterans’ Gun Rights and Encourages VA Staff Accountability

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) joined the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs as the Committee held a markup on 23 bills. Rep. Rosendale spoke on the following legislation: H.R. 705, The Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act, H.R. 6538, The VA Correct Compensation Act, H.R. 6531, Train VA Employees Act, and his own bill, H.R. 6874, The VA WEB Act. Click the image bel...

Rep. Rosendale Exposes Radical Environmentalists Controlling the Biden Administration

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, during a House Committee on Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations hearing, Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) addressed the rising influence of extreme environmental activist groups over policymaking at the Department of the Interior (DOI) and exposed unlawful alliances with radical non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that are steering the Bide...

Rep. Rosendale Defends Colstrip Power Plant from EPA Attack

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) released the following statement after the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Michael Regan, accused Colstrip Power Plant of “cheating the system” of destructive green energy standards set by the Biden administration. “The EPA emissions standards created for Colstrip Power Plant are unrealistic at b...

Rep. Rosendale Honors Firefighter Wade Bomar

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BILLINGS, MT – Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) attended the 2024 Rick Justice Memorial Red and Blue Charity Ball at the Billings Hotel & Convention Center to honor firefighter Wade Bomar. Wade passed last year after many long-fought battles with infections and complications from injuries sustained while responding to wildfires. Rep. Rosendale presented Wade’s family with a flag flown over the U...

Rep. Rosendale Opposes New Radical EPA Mandates

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Matt Rosendale (MT-02) released the following statement regarding recently announced mandates by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that will create unrealistic environmental regulations for coal and natural gas plants and put Montana's fossil fuel industry directly in the crosshairs of Biden’s Green New Deal agenda. “With this decision, the Radical EPA...