Judiciary

It's an honor to serve on the House Judiciary Committee in Congress, where we draft and debate legislation related to the administration of justice in federal courts, administrative bodies, and law enforcement agencies. Through this position, I am able to take an active role in reforming our immigration system, protecting our Second Amendment, holding Big Tech accountable, and promoting integrity within the federal government.

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November 2, 2021 In The News

Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee passed Rep. Lucy McBath’s (D-GA) red flag legislation on Wednesday.

The legislation, H.R. 2377, authorizes the seizure of firearms via the ex parte issuance of Extreme Risk Protection Orders (ERPOs).

November 2, 2021 In The News

Republican members of the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday requested the assistance of the National School Boards Association (NSBA) for their probe into what they called "troubling attempts" by the White House and the Justice Department to target parents.

November 2, 2021 In The News

Rep. Greg Steube, R-Fla., told Newsmax Friday that Thursday's testimony of Attorney General Merrick Garland in front of the House Judiciary Committee shows ''the politicization'' of the Department of Justice under President Joe Biden.

Steube asked Garland to explain the difference between what happened at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 and a protest Oct. 14 at the Department of the Interior building in Washington, D.C., where environmentalists forced their way into the building, injuring officers, and protesters.

October 21, 2021 Press Release
“You’re saying, ‘well that’s an ongoing investigation and I don’t know about it.’ But clearly based on the pictures, clearly what has occurred, factually what’s been widely reported in all sorts of different American outlets that these individuals forced themselves into a building here in the Department of Interior, and you’re refusing right here today before the American people to say, ‘yes, that’s the same type of activity that I’m going to bring the full force of the Department of Justice to come against.’”
October 13, 2021 In The News

CEOs receiving bonuses as their companies teeter on the brink of bankruptcy have drawn the ire of members of Congress who say the payouts are unfair to shareholders who can wind up with nothing when a company becomes insolvent.

July 27, 2021 In The News

Last week, two Republican congressmen from the Sunshine State–U.S. Reps. Bill Posey and Greg Steube–threw their support behind a proposal which “protects qualified immunity for police officers serving at the state and local levels across the country.”

The two Florida Republicans backed U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney’s, R-NY, “Local Law Enforcement Protection Act.” Tenney’s office stressed why the bill was needed when she brought it out last week.

July 22, 2021 In The News

A group of House Republicans led by Ohio Rep. Bob Gibbs and Georgia Rep. Buddy Carter sent a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland Monday encouraging him to drop an ongoing lawsuit against the state of Georgia over a recently passed election law.

July 9, 2021 Press Release
“Political motivations should not be taken into consideration when determining conditions of custody, especially for non-violent individuals who have not been convicted of a crime. Yet reports have surfaced that many of the suspects arrested in connection with the January 6 protests are being held in solitary confinement or in other extreme conditions without a satisfactory explanation.”
June 23, 2021 Press Release
“President Biden’s plan completely misses the mark. The only reason why we see violent crime spikes is because the Democrats spent the last year defunding and demonizing the police. This emboldens criminals and allows liberal prosecutors and activist judges to selectively enforce the rule of law. Instead of blaming law-abiding gun owners for the rise in violence, Democrats need to look in the mirror and take responsibility for the crime crisis threatening our citizens.”