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Washington, D.C. – Representative Greg Gianforte was selected today to serve on the House Committee on Natural Resources for the 115th Congress.
Washington, D.C. – Representative Greg Gianforte was selected today to serve on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform for the 115th Congress.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Greg Gianforte introduced his first bill today and co-sponsored several pieces of legislation to drain the swamp and bring accountability to Washington.
The bills will balance the budget, enact term limits, and ban members of Congress from becoming lobbyists.
Gianforte introduced the Balanced Budget Accountability Act, which requires Congress to pass a balanced budget or members won’t receive a paycheck. Under this bill, Congress would have to balance the budget in 10 years.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Greg Gianforte was sworn-in today as Montana’s lone Congressman to complete the term vacated by former Rep. Ryan Zinke.
Gianforte officially took the oath of office at approximately 12:20 PM MST in the House Chamber. The oath was administered by House Speaker Paul Ryan and was followed by introductory remarks from Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.
Gianforte delivered his first speech on the House floor and highlighted the importance of setting aside politics to be a strong voice for Montanans.