It was an honor to have my good friend, colleague and Chairman of the House Rules Committee, Pete Sessions, join me for another episode of "Cole on Congress." In this episode, we discuss the important role the Rules Committee serves in passing legislation through the House, Pete's advocacy for the disabled community and many more issues of the day.
It was an honor to have my friend and colleague Rep. Diane Black join me on the latest episode of Cole on Congress. Diane has served as the Chairman of the House Budget Committee and I am proud of the legislative accomplishments we have achieved this year under her leadership.
I am so grateful, humbled and honored to be the recipient of Alzheimer's Impact Movement 2017 Humanitarian Award. This is extremely touching for me as someone who has been through the heartbreaking experiences brought on by this disease. Fighting Alzheimer’s will always be one of my highest priorities.
February 19, 2018 Weekly Columns
There is no question Congress must put our fiscal house in order. The debate surrounding spending cuts and increases, fundamental budgetary reform, and raising revenue will only intensify in the face of an exploding debt.
February 12, 2018 Weekly Columns
Congress has passed yet another continuing resolution to temporarily fund the government and avert a shutdown. The agreement secures funding to ensure the President’s defense priorities can be met.
February 9, 2018 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04) announced today the names of 17 students who have been nominated from the Fourth District of Oklahoma for entry into one of America’s prestigious military academies. The United States Service Academies provide for the undergraduate education and training of commissioned officers for the United States Armed Forces.
February 6, 2018 Weekly Columns
After his first year in the White House, President Trump and his Administration have much of which to be proud. Their accomplishments have delivered actual results, and the country is continuing to reap the benefits of those changes.
February 5, 2018 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Cole released the following statement on the passing of his Chief of Staff, Sean Murphy.
“It is with great sadness that I announce the loss of my Chief of Staff, Sean Murphy," said Cole. "Sean passed suddenly of natural causes.”