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Representative Massie Reintroduces Bill Allowing Voting-Age Adults to Purchase Handguns

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For Immediate Release December 14, 2023 Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov Today, Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) reintroduced the "Second Amendment For Every Registrable Voter Act" (SAFER Voter Act), H.R. 6782. The SAFER Voter Act would repeal the federal law that prevents voting-age adults, ages 18 to 20, from purchasing a handgun from a Federal Firearms License (FFL) holder. "Why should a...

Rep. Massie Introduces Bills to End Taxpayer-Funded Congressional Pensions

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov Contact #: 202-225-3465 Washington, D.C.- Representative Thomas Massie introduced two pieces of legislation designed to put an end to taxpayer-funded congressional pensions. The first of Massie's two bills is H.R. 4925, the End Pensions in Congress Act (EPIC Act). The second bill is H.R. 4926, the Members of Congress Opt Out Clarification ...

Rep. Thomas Massie Introduces Bill to End COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for People Seeking to Become U.S. Citizens

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov Contact #: 202-225-3465 Washington D.C.- Representative Thomas Massie has introduced legislation (H.R. 4726) to end the COVID-19 vaccine requirement for people who want to become citizens of the United States. Massie's legislation seeks to prohibit the use of federal funds to "administer, implement, or enforce" the vaccine mandate that cur...

Representative Thomas Massie Reintroduces Bill to Eliminate Social Security Double Tax

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov Contact #: 202-225-3465 Washington D.C.- Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) announces reintroduction of the Senior Citizens Tax Elimination Act, H.R. 3206. This bill assists middle-class seniors by eliminating the unjust double tax on Social Security benefits. As the Congressional Research Service reports, "Before 1984, Social Security be...

Reps. Massie, Jordan Ask ATF Director Dettelbach to Clarify Sworn Testimony on Pistol Brace Rule

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov Contact #: 202-225-3465 Washington, D.C.- Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) announces that he has written Director Steven Dettlebach of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) seeking clarification of Dettelbach's recent House Judiciary Committee testimony concerning the ATF's new pistol brace rule. Rep. Jim Jordan ...

Representatives Massie and Pingree Introduce Bipartisan PRIME Act to Empower Local Livestock Farmers, Meet Consumer Demand

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Contact: John Kennedy, 202-225-3465 (Massie) Victoria Bonney, 202-577-8541 (Pingree) Washington, D.C.-Today, Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) and Representative Chellie Pingree (D-ME) re-introduced the PRIME (Processing Revival and Intrastate Meat Exemption) Act to make it easier for small farms and ranches to serve consumers. The PRIME Act (H.R. 2814) would give individual states freedom to pe...

Congressman Massie Introduces Bill to Repeal Federal Gun-Free School Zones Act

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3465 Today Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) re-introduced the "Safe Students Act." The "Safe Students Act" (H.R. 2502) repeals the "Gun-Free School Zones Act of 1990," (GFSZA) eliminating GFSZA's one-size-fits-all federal ban on guns in school zones. Enactment of the "Safe Students Act" would make it easier for state and local...

Representative Thomas Massie to Host 2023 U.S. Service Academy Day

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3465 Crescent Springs, KY- Representative Thomas Massie announces that he will host his annual "Academy Day" event on Saturday, April 29th at the Marriott Cincinnati Airport in Hebron, KY. On "Academy Day" interested students of all ages and their parents have the chance to meet with Service Academy representatives to learn more ...

U.S. Representative Thomas Massie Announces 2023 Congressional Art Competition

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3465 U.S. Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) is pleased to invite all high school students from Kentucky’s 4th Congressional District to participate in the 2023 Congressional Art Competition. The winning piece of art from each of the nation's congressional districts will be displayed in a yearlong exhibit within a U.S. Capitol c...

Rep. Massie Reintroduces Bill to Abolish Federal Department of Education

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For Immediate Release February 14, 2023 Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3465 Representative Thomas Massie announces that he has reintroduced H.R. 899, a bill to abolish the federal Department of Education. The bill, which is one sentence long, states, “The Department of Education shall terminate on December 31, 2023.” "Unelected bureaucrats in Washington, D.C. should not be in charg...

House Passes Massie's HR 185 to End COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for International Visitors

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3465 Congressman Thomas Massie, a member of the House Rules Committee, announces that the House of Representatives today passed legislation he introduced to end the COVID-19 vaccine mandate placed on international air visitors to the United States. Massie's legislation, HR 185, passed the House of Representatives on a bipartisan ...

Rep. Massie Introduces Bill to End COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for International Air Travelers

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3465 On January 9, 2023, Representative Thomas Massie filed legislation to end the COVID-19 vaccine mandate placed on international air travelers to the United States. Rep. Massie's bill, HR 185, prevents enforcement of a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) order that was published in the Federal Register on April 7,...

U.S. Service Academy Applications Due by October 17

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3465 Crescent Springs, KY - Each year, Members of Congress have the privilege of nominating exceptional young individuals to receive an appointment for admission to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy, and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, known collectively as the U.S. Serv...

Congressman Massie Introduces Bill to Repeal Federal Gun-Free School Zones Act

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3465 Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) announces his re-introduction of the "Safe Students Act," H.R. 7415. The "Safe Students Act" repeals the "Gun-Free School Zones Act of 1990," (GFSZA) eliminating GFSZA's one-size-fits-all federal ban on guns in school zones. Enactment of the "Safe Students Act" would make it easier for sta...

Representative Thomas Massie to Host 2022 U.S. Service Academy Day

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov 202-225-3465 Representative Thomas Massie announces that he will host his annual "Academy Day" event on Saturday, May 7th at the Marriott Cincinnati Airport in Hebron, KY. "Academy Day" allows interested students of all ages and parents to meet with Service Academy representatives to learn more about the U.S. Military Academy at West Point...

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