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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...

U.S. Representative Thomas Massie Announces 2022 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 2022 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 cor...

Seventeen Congressmen File Lawsuit Against CDC to End Mask Mandate for Air Travel

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov 202-225-3465 Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) is leading sixteen of his colleagues in a lawsuit against the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The lawsuit, Massie et al v. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, seeks to end the CDC's illegal mask mandate for individuals traveling on commercial airlines. Massie's laws...

Representative Thomas Massie Reintroduces Bill to Eliminate Social Security Double-Tax

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For Immediate Release Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov 202-225-3465 Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) announces reintroduction of the Senior Citizens Tax Elimination Act, H.R. 6590. 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 benefits were exempt from the ...

Massie Introduces Patent Reform Legislation Restoring "First to Invent" Protection to Inventors

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For Immediate Release 11/5/2021 Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov 202-225-3465 Washington, D.C.- Representative Thomas Massie announces the introduction of patent reform legislation designed to restore to Americans a patent system "as the Constitution of the United States originally envisioned it." Massie's legislation, HR 5874, the "Restoring America's Leadership in Innovation Act of 2021" (RA...

Representatives Massie & Pingree Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Allow Interstate Traffic of Raw Milk

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Contact: John Kennedy, 202-225-3465 (Massie) Victoria Bonney, 202-577-8541 (Pingree) Washington, D.C.- Representatives Thomas Massie (R-KY) and Chellie Pingree (D-ME) announce the introduction of H.R. 4835, the Interstate Milk Freedom Act. This bill prohibits federal interference with the interstate traffic of unpasteurized milk and milk products that are packaged for direct human consumption. It’...

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. Companion legislation has been introduced in the United States Senat...

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

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For Immediate Release 4/28/2021 Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov 202-225-3465 Today, Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) introduced the "Second Amendment For Every Registrable Voter Act" (SAFER Voter Act). 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 20-year...

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

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For Immediate Release 2/26/2021 Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov 202-225-3465 Representative Thomas Massie introduced two pieces of legislation this week designed to put an end to taxpayer-funded Congressional pensions. The first of Massie's two bills is the End Pensions in Congress Act (EPIC Act). The second bill is the Member of Congress Opt-out Clarification Act. "If congressmen want to sav...

Rep. Massie Introduces Bill to Abolish Federal Department of Education

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For Immediate Release February 8, 2021 Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3546 Representative Thomas Massie announces that he has introduced 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, 2022.” "Unelected bureaucrats in Washington, D.C. should not be in charge o...

Joint Statement Concerning January 6 Attempt to Overturn the Results of the Election

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For Immediate Release January 3, 2021 Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov 202-225-3465 Reps. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.), Kelly Armstrong (R-N.D.), Ken Buck (R-Colo.), Mike Gallagher (R-Wis.) Nancy Mace (R-S.C.), Tom McClintock (R-Cal.), Chip Roy (R-Texas) released the following statement concerning the January 6 attempt to overturn the results of the election. “We, like most Americans, are outraged at...

Massie Announces Grants for Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky and Gallatin County Airports

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For Immediate Release September 1, 2020 Contact: massie.press@mail.house.gov 202-225-3465 United States Representative Thomas Massie (KY-04), a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, announces that two airports serving Northern Kentucky will receive nearly $39 million (combined) in Airport Improvement Project (AIP) grants from the United States Department of Transporta...

Representatives Massie & Pingree Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Allow Interstate Traffic of Raw Milk

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Laura Lington (Massie) (202) 225-3465 laura.lington@mail.house.gov Victoria Bonney (Pingree) (202) 225-6116 victoria.bonney@mail.house.gov Representatives Thomas Massie (R-KY) and Chellie Pingree (D-ME) introduced the Interstate Milk Freedom Act (H.R. 5410) today. This bill prohibits federal interference with the interstate traffic of unpasteurized milk and milk products that...

Representative Thomas Massie Reintroduces Bipartisan Bill to Eliminate Social Security Double-Tax

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Laura Lington laura.lington@mail.house.gov (202) 225-3465 Today, Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY) reintroduced the bipartisan Senior Citizens Tax Elimination Act, H.R. 3971. This bill assists middle-class seniors by eliminating the unjust double-tax on Social Security benefits. As the Congressional Research Service reports, “Until 1984, Social Security benefits were exempt...

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