WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Cole was recently awarded the National Association of Manufacturer (NAM) Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence. This award recognizes members of Congress who support a pro-growth, pro-manufacturing and pro-worker policy agenda.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Cole voted for the FY 2005 Defense Authorization Act (HR 4200) today that passed in the House, 359-14. Congressman Cole, a member of the Armed Services Committee, played a role in shaping this legislation that will improve the quality of life and pay for our troops, end the so-called “widow’s tax” and increase the size of our military.
WASHINGTON, D.C. --Congressman Cole announced funds for Oklahoma projects that were included in the FY 2005 Military Construction Appropriations Conference Report (H.R. 4837). H.R. 4837 that passed today in the U.S. House, 374-0.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Cole today voted for the 2005 Homeland Security Appropriations Conference Report. This plan will provide first responders with the tools they need to protect the nation’s citizens, borders and communications systems. H.R. 4567 passed in the House by 368-0.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Tom Cole voted for legislation that will make extensive and comprehensive changes to our current intelligence operations to help keep our country safe and secure. The 9/11 Commission Implementation Act (H.R. 10) passed in the House today, 282-134.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Tom Cole voted today for The Taxpayer-Teacher Protection Act (H.R. 5186) that will provide teachers additional loan forgiveness on Federal student loans. Under this legislation, teachers would be eligible for up to $17,500 in student loan forgiveness, more than triple the maximum of $5,000 available in current law.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Tom Cole will have a staff member available on Thursday, October 18th in Ardmore to help constituents with any casework they might have with a federal government office. A staff member will be available to pass on concerns and questions to Congressman Tom Cole.
Washington, D.C.- Congressman Tom Cole today voted for legislation that will improve rural access to physicians by giving foreign students studying and graduating in the U.S. the opportunity to practice medicine in the U.S. Access to Rural Physicians Improvement Act of 2004 (H.R. 4453) passed in the House today.
Washington, D.C.- Congressman Tom Cole will have a staff available on Thursday, October 14th in Midwest City to help constituents with any casework they might have with a federal government office. A staff member will be available to pass on concerns and questions to Congressman Tom Cole.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -Congressman Tom Cole voted today for legislation that will establish a constitutional amendment that declares marriage in the United States shall consist only of the union of a man and a woman. This legislation did not receive the two-thirds majority that is necessary to amend the Constitution.