Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO) released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO) and Congressman Bill Foster (D-IL) released the following statement after they introduced the Risk-Based Credit Examination Act. The legislation would permit the SEC to focus on areas of greater risk when conducting annual examinations of credit rating companies:
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, a bipartisan and bicameral coalition of Members of Congress called for All-Star baseball player Curt Flood’s induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. This year marks the 50th anniversary of Flood’s courageous challenge to Major League Baseball’s (MLB) reserve system, which helped create free agency within the MLB and transformed professional sports.
Washington, D.C. — Representative Ann Wagner (R-Mo.) and Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement after Senate Democrats blocked the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act from advancing in the Senate:
Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO), Chairman of the Suburban Caucus, released the following statement after she introduced the Prosecuting Gun Crimes Saves Lives Act, legislation to keep our communities safe and increase prosecutions of those who attempt to illegally purchase firearms.
In The News
By Ann Wagner, special to the Beacon
The One Hundred Thirteenth United States Congress is the next meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It is scheduled to meet in Washington, D.C. from January 3, 2013 to January 3, 2015.
The 113th United States Congress will begin on January 3, 2013. There are at least 12 new senators (3R, 8D, 1I) and 67 new representatives (29R, 38D).