WASHINGTON, D.C. - One of the nation's leading small business advocacy organizations, the Small Business Survival Committee (SBSC), presented its "Small business Advocate" Ward to Representative Tom Cole.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Tom Cole will deliver a message from the President at the opening ceremony for the National Museum of the American Indian tomorrow. The ceremony will be held at noon, EST.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - This weekend Congressman Tom Cole will be hosting British Parliamentarian Mr. Richard Shepard in Oklahoma and introducing him to U.S. politics on a state level. Congressman Cole will take Mr.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - In an effort to make natural gas more affordable to American families, Congressman Tom Cole today introduced legislation aimed at increasing the supply of domestically produced natural gas. The Natural Gas Production Act would allow for a tax credit for producing fuel on-shore from a depth of more than 15,000 feet.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Legislation introduced earlier this year by Congressman Cole passed today out of the Resources Committee and will now proceed to the House floor for consideration. The Chickasaw National Recreation Area Land Exchange Act of 2004 (H.R. 4066) will allow the Chickasaws to develop a cultural center within the Chickasaw National Recreation Area.
WASHINGTON, D.C. --To continue his commitment to education, healthcare and America's workers, Congressman Tom Cole voted today for the Labor Health and Human Services Bill (H.R. 5006). This legislation passed the House, 388-13.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Cole congratulated the following students on receiving a scholarship from the Best Buy Children's Foundation: Ashley Bedford, Oklahoma City; Jessica Martin; Oklahoma City; and Scott Stewart, Ada. These awards were granted based on community service and academic performance. They will be receiving scholarships between $1,000-$2,000.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Cole today applauded the news released today that 144,000 jobs were added to U.S. payrolls during August. The Department of Labor also reported that the unemployment rate dropped from 5.5 percent in July to 5.4 percent for August.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Tom Cole announced that on Wednesday, September 1, 2004, the Department of Homeland Security will open the application period for the FY 2004 Fire Prevention and Safety Grant Program.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Tom Cole congratulated Guard Young of Norman, Oklahoma who will be competing in gymnastics in the 2004 Olympic games.