WASHINGTON—Today, Congresswomen Ann Wagner (R-MO) and Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) sent a joint letter to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions calling on the Department of Justice to open an immediate criminal investigation into Backpage.com’s knowing advertisement and facilitation of online sex trafficking.
WASHINGTON—Today, in light of The Washington Post’s monstrous revelation that Backpage.com has employed a contractor to aggressively soli
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO-02) praised the House Appropriations Committee for seriously addressing the strike fighter shortfall by providing funding for 24 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets. These Super Hornets, produced and maintained in St. Louis, Missouri, are critical in addressing America’s tactical aviation needs.
WASHINGTON –Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO-02) released the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court’s affirmation of commonsense religious freedom in its landmark 7-2 decision in Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia v. Comer:
WASHINGTON, D.C.- Today, Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO) and Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX) introduced H.R. 2803, the Abolish Human Trafficking Act. The bill is a companion to legislation filed today in the Senate by Senator John Cornyn (R-TX).
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Wagner issued the following statement after her meeting with EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt and the reintroduction of legislation regarding the West Lake Landfill.
WASHINGTON—Today, Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO) and Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX) held a Special Order on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives in recognition of Combatting Trafficking and Child Protection Week. They were joined by their House colleagues Rep. Lloyd Smucker (R-PA), Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), Rep. Ted Yoho (R-FL), and Rep. Gwen Moore (D-WI).
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO-2) released the following statement after Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City announced that it is leaving the Obamacare exchange, leaving approximately thirty thousand Missourians without health insurance.
WASHINGTON—Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO-02) released the below statement following unanimous passage of her legislation, Put Trafficking Victims First Act of 2017, in the U.S. House of Representatives today:
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Ann Wagner is working quickly to make a mark in Congress
In less than a week, our country faces severe across-the-board spending cuts known in Washington as the “sequester.”
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).