Tag Archives: Marsha Blackburn

Hagerty, Blackburn Introduce Resolution Honoring Victims of The Covenant School Shooting

WASHINGTON—United States Senators Bill Hagerty (R-TN) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) today introduced a resolution honoring the memories of the victims who were killed in the March 27 shooting at The Covenant School in Nashville and expressing gratitude to the brave first responders who acted quickly.  “This week, the Covenant School community, the city of Nashville, and …

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Hagerty, Blackburn, Governor Lee Demand Biden Administration Reverse Plan to Release ICE Detainees in Tennessee

WASHINGTON—United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN), along with Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Tennessee Governor Bill Lee, today demanded the White House and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) reverse their plan to release an unspecified number of single adult migrants into Tennessee due to continued inaction to secure the …

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Hagerty, Blackburn, Fleischmann Request Briefing from HHS after Reports of Abuse and a Missing Child at a Facility in Chattanooga

Picture from WTVC in Chattanooga WASHINGTON—United States Senators Bill Hagerty (R-TN) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Representative Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN-03) today sent a letter to Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra requesting a briefing to discuss the Department’s management of unaccompanied alien children (UACs) in federal custody and …

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Blackburn, Colleagues Introduce Constitutional Amendment to Prohibit Burning the American Flag

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Flag Day, U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) joined Senators Steve Daines (R-Mont.), Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) in reintroducing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the physical desecration of the American flag.  “Burning the flag is a direct affront to the values of our democratic …

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Hagerty, Blackburn, Fleischmann Introduce Migrant Resettlement Transparency Act

Legislation would mandate transparency from the Federal Government and consultation with State and Local authorities regarding the resettlement of illegal aliens in the United States WASHINGTON—United States Senators Bill Hagerty (R-TN) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), along with U.S. Congressman Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN-03), have introduced the Migrant Resettlement Transparency Act, which …

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Blackburn Targets Terror Group Operations in Latin America

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S.Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) introduced bipartisan legislation with co-lead Senator Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) to require detailed reporting of known operatives, recruiting methods, and resources of the terrorist group Hezbollah in Latin America. It will also authorize sanctions against Hezbollah actors in the region and strengthen the anti-money laundering work …

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Blackburn, Colleagues Ask Biden to Fund Initiatives to Increase U.S. Semiconductor Production

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) led a bipartisan group of Senate colleagues in sending a letter to President Biden requesting that he fund the initiatives to restore semiconductor manufacturing to American soil from the Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce Semiconductors (CHIPS) for America Act that …

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