McKinley Statement on House Passage of Bill to Boost Domestic Chip Manufacturing

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Washington, D.C. — Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01) issued the following statement after voting for the CHIPS-Plus Act. The bill invests in semiconductor and chip manufacturing in America, boosts scientific research at West Virginia's higher education institutions, protects America's chip supply chain and allows the United States to compete with China on the…

McKinley Questions Environmental Activist Organizations On Russian Dark Money

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Washington, D.C. — Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01), joined Energy and Commerce Committee members on letters questioning three environmental groups with financial ties to a San Francisco-based organization called the Sea Change Foundation, regarding Russian funding and influence over U.S. environmental advocacy organizations.  “For years, there have been reports of…

ICYMI: McKinley Blasts Out-of-Touch Democrats

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Washington, D.C. — Today, during the Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on electric vehicles, Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01), blasted Democrats’ for being tone deaf to the serious issues facing the U.S. Watch his remarks here. “While the world is facing yet another crisis resulting from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the Energy and Commerce Committee Democrats…

McKinley Introduces Bill Banning Russian Energy Imports While Restoring American Energy Production

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Washington, D.C. — Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01) introduced a bill, the Regaining Energy Freedom and Undeniable Security and Preserving U.S. Trade Interests Now Act or REFUSE PUTIN Act, to ban Russian energy exports to the U.S., while at the same time, taking important steps to regain American energy independence. Read more about the REFUSE PUTIN Act here. “Energy…

McKinley on the State of the Union: President Biden Has Struck Out

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Washington, D.C. — Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01) issued a statement following President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address.   "President Joe Biden’s remarks tonight reminded me of that old baseball poem, Casey at the Bat. Think about it: the whole world was watching as President Biden had a chance to hit a home run with his State of the Union address…

McKinley Introduces Resolution Supporting Policy of American Energy Security Following Putin’s Invasion of Ukraine

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Washington, D.C. - Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01) introduced a resolution today following the Russian Invasion of Ukraine, urging the Biden Administration to restore American energy dominance and protect the United States' energy security. “The incidents this week served as a stark reminder that energy security is national security,” said Rep. McKinley. “Russia’s…

McKinley Condemns Putin’s Invasion of Ukraine

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Washington, D.C. – Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01) issued a statement condemning the Russian invasion of Ukraine. “Vladimir Putin's unprovoked invasion of Ukraine is a reckless act of aggression. We stand with the innocent people Ukraine, urging their resolve and strength against this evil,” said Rep. McKinley. “The U.S. and our allies must meet Russia’s deliberate…

McKinley Votes Against Massive Socialist Spending Plan

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Today, Congressman David McKinley voted against a massive budget resolution that would lead to $3.5 trillion in immediate spending and trillions in tax hikes. “This plan is grossly irresponsible and would harm West Virginia families and the country as a whole,” said McKinley. “This Bernie Sanders-designed tax and spending scheme would increase the debt, impose a massive tax increase on…

ICYMI: McKinley Op-Ed: Shortages of key goods during the coronavirus pandemic revealed America's dangerous dependence on foreign countries.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — In an op-ed that ran in Business Insider, Reps. David B. McKinley, P.E. (R-W.Va.) and Tim Ryan (D-O.H.) discussed how the recent shortages of medical supplies and equipment are just one example of the risks we face due to the U.S. dependence on China and other foreign nations for making many of our vital goods. The Congressional Commission we call for in the…

McKinley Named One of the Most Bipartisan Members of Congress

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WASHINGTON, D.C. —The Lugar Center, a non-partisan policy organization, recently named Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E., (WV-1) the 10th most bipartisan Member of the House of Representatives for 2019. The Lugar Center produces a yearly bipartisan ranking for how each member works across party lines to achieve results. “The people of West Virginia’s First District did not…

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