Puerto Rico is in a debt crisis, and the last thing it needs is a taxpayer bailout that would only encourage more out-of-control spending. That’s why I created legislation that would establish an independent board to negotiate a deal between the Puerto Rican government and its creditors. However, shady Wall Street hedge funds are trying […]Read more.
It is absolutely inappropriate that the Justice Department is using settlements with big banks to funnel money to left-wing radical groups. The settlements do include some non-activist third parties, but they also steer money to organizations like the National Council of La Raza. My subcommittee will continue to push for more communication records between the Justice […]Read more.
First off, thank you for being a part of our team and supporting my family and me every step of the way. The strong outpouring of support never ceases to amaze me, and I am looking forward to continuing the fight for our Wisconsin values in Washington. But before I return my focus on fixing […]Read more.
“I am grateful to the people of Wisconsin’s 7th District for, once again, electing me to represent the place I love and the people I care about. “Today Americans got an opportunity to weigh in on the direction this country is headed and they chose to turn right – towards a more limited, principled, Conservative, […]Read more.
WAUSAU, WI – U.S. Representative Sean Duffy today laid out his vision for creating new jobs and keeping taxes low for hard-working families in North Central Wisconsin in a debate with his opponent held in Wausau. The forum, held at the UW Marathon County Center for Civic Engagement and sponsored by the Daily Herald Media, […]Read more.
Wausau, WI – Congressman Sean Duffy will again embark on the “Lumberjack Express”. The four day, 17 stop tour will hit all corners of Wisconsin’s 7th District. A complete list of the scheduled stops is below. All stops are open to the public and media. Any inquires can be sent to [email protected] Thursday, October 30 10:15am – The […]Read more.
Wausau, WI – Sean Duffy’s campaign released a new commercial today. The latest ad from the U.S. Representative for Wisconsin’s 7th District entitled, “Values”, features the Duffy kids – all 7 of them! In the thirty second spot, each of the kids offers values and lessons that their lumberjack Dad has taught them — and is […]Read more.
Wausau, WI – Congressman Sean Duffy’s campaign announced today that the Representative for Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District will participate in two debates. The first meeting will be held on October 29th in Wausau where Sean Duffy currently resides with his wife and seven children. The following night he will participate in a debate in Ashland where he previously resided and served as […]Read more.
Wausau, WI – U.S. Congressman Sean Duffy (WI-07) released his second commercial of the 2014 election season. The ad titled, “Working Together” emphasizes his work with constituents and colleagues from all political persuasions to get things done for the people of Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District. The commercial, set in Sean Duffy’s hometown of Hayward, WI […]Read more.
Wausau, WI – Congressman Sean Duffy’s campaign announced today that the Representative for Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District has agreed to a hour long debate in Ashland, WI. The meeting will be held on October 30th at 6:30 P.M. at the Hotel Chequamegon. It is open to the public and media. Prior to his election to Congress, Sean […]Read more.
Duffy Ad Pays Homage to Wisconsin Tradition of Hard Work Wausau, WI – Congressman Sean Duffy’s first Ad of the 2014 cycle speaks to the heart of Wisconsin’s long-standing tradition of hard work. The sixty-second ad, which will begin airing on Tuesday, opens with heritage scenes of Wisconsin Lumberjacks, a nod to Duffy’s own days […]Read more.
Wausau, WI – U.S. Representative Sean Duffy (WI-07) will host a rally in Weston onTuesday, September 23rd. He will be joined by South Carolina Congressman Trey Gowdy, who, in addition to his traditional roles representing South Carolina’s 4th Congressional District, is best known for his current role as Chair of the House’s Select Committee on Benghazi. […]Read more.
Lunch Reception Honoring Congressman Sean Duffy 7th District of Wisconsin With Special Guest Congressman Trey Gowdy 4th District of South Carolina House Judiciary Committee – Chair, Immigration & Border Security House Oversight & Government Reform Committee – National Security, Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service & Customs Subcommittee Tuesday, September 23rd 11 AM Host Reception […]Read more.
Sean Duffy has earned the endorsement from the National Right to Life, one of the leading pro-life groups in the nation. Below is the endorsement letter from the organization. Dear Rep. Duffy: National Right to Life is pleased to endorse you for re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives. During the 113th Congress, you have […]Read more.
U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy said the Veterans Homeless Shelter in Chippewa Falls is an example of how military veterans could be better cared for throughout the U.S. Full StoryRead more.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is returning to Chippewa Falls Monday, and U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy will also be visiting the city.The governor will be participating in what is billed as a groundbreaking ceremony and jobs announcement at Advanced Laser Machining, Inc. The event is slated for 2:30 p.m. at 600 Cashman Drive. Full StoryRead more.
A measure introduced on Wednesday by Rep. Sean Duffy (R-Wis.) would require schools to disclose when software companies are able to sell personally identifiable student information to third-party companies. Full StoryRead more.
Sawyer County Record I Wisconsin’s congressional Republicans seek answers from VA regarding clinic waiting times
Wisconsin’s Republican congressional delegation have sent a letter to the head of the Department of Veterans Affairs, saying the VA has been wrong, and was perhaps lying, about appointment waiting times for veterans in Wisconsin. Full StoryRead more.
U.S. Representative, Sean Duffy, hosted a medal ceremony Tuesday morning in Thorp to honor a local veteran. Duffy presented the Legion d’Honneur medal to Sergeant Anton F. Jacks, a veteran who served in France, Belgium, and Germany during World War II. Full StoryRead more.
The amendment was co-authored by Congressmen Sean Duffy (R-WI) and Mike Kelly (R-PA) and introduced by Rep. Kelly. Duffy represents the Port of Superior, which includes the largest coal-shipping terminal on the Great Lakes, a major iron ore loading facility, other docks and a shipyard. Full StoryRead more.
U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Weston, introduced a bill that would allow state and county agencies to manage the resources if the allowable harvest quantity is not met. Full StoryRead more.
Congressman Sean Duffy, who organized Monday’s meeting, said he appreciates the FDIC’s position, but said that the pendulum has swung too far the other way. “We may have competing interests,” said Duffy, a member of the House Financial Services Committee. “We want to make sure we have sound, stable lending. The chairman comes from a […]Read more.
U.S. Representative Sean Duffy (WI-07) questions Treasury Secretary Jack Lew as to his knowledge of Lois Lerner’s emails and when he knew about their disappearance. Full StoryRead more.
He saw his congressman, Rep. Sean Duffy of Wausau, at a parade in his hometown of Mosinee and appreciates Duffy’s holding numerous town halls across the district, which stretches to the far northern reaches of the state. “He’ll come to little towns and talk to people, make himself available,” Pemble said. “I just think that […]Read more.
The House unanimously passed Representative Sean Duffy’s amendment to the Transportation, Housing & Urban Development Appropriations Bill by unanimous vote on Tuesday. Rep. Duffy proposal will put $10 million in the Rural Housing Stability Assistance program, which was created in 2009, but never received funding. Full StoryRead more.
“Because of the incompetence or the negligence of Secretary Shinseki, I think he should step aside. We need to actually get someone in the VA that’s going to take care of our veterans, who is going to root out the bad actors, and make sure we effectively use our resources to care for the men […]Read more.
A bill by Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wis., would require meetings of the agency’s advisory committee to be open to visitors. Full StoryRead more.
The legislation would ensure that if the U.S. Forest Service was unable to meet a designated area’s timber harvest quota after five years, the forest’s home state would be able to submit an application to take over management responsibilities. Full StoryRead more.
The congressman, now in his second term, posed for numerous group shots to raise awareness and connect with his younger constituents and — unlike President Obama, whose recent high-profile selfies have mostly featured world leaders — Duffy isn’t afraid to pose with aspiring Disney princesses. Full storyRead more.
MADISON (WKOW) — Both politicians and veterans service professionals are expressing concerns that a new online claims system being initiated by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) could result in longer wait times for veterans in Wisconsin.Dan Connery, the Veterans Service Officer for Dane County, says Wisconsin vets have traditionally seen some of the […]Read more.
Congressman Duffy sits down with Army Ranger Sgt. Matt Eversmann and Brian Kilmeade to discuss legislation to clear backlog of Veterans Affairs claims on FOX & Friends. Click here to watch the clip.Read more.
Shocking details of rampant racism, sexism prompt Rep. Sean Duffy to ask if it’s time for CFPB’s Richard Cordray to resign
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray’s agency has been slammed in recent months for refusing to divulge to Congress details of its lavish spending on a new headquarters. The CFPB has also been exposed by the Washington Examiner for running an NSA-like surveillance program that compromises the privacy of hundreds of millions of Americans’ most intimate financial dealings. Cordray’s agency […]Read more.
Congressman Sean Duffy joined the Republican Party of Wisconsin at the opening of its 9th field office in Wausau this past weekend, highlighting the expanding organization that is covering more ground leading up to the mid-term elections.Read more.
One of Wisconsin’s Congressmen is not happy with how the Obamacare website collects personal information. 7th District Congressman Sean Duffy says the way healthcare.gov works is not what President Obama promised, because it forces users to give the government all of their personal information before accessing or selecting any of the insurance products. “Before Americans […]Read more.
The White House vows to veto congressional ObamaCare fix: Tucker Carlson interviews Congressman Duffy on Fox News. Click here to watch the clip.Read more.
Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI) joined Brian said that he honestly thinks President Obama thought the media would give him a pass on the rollout of Healthcare.gov. Duffy also reacted to Oprah’s comments on people being critical of Obama because of his race and went onto say he is disappointed she would use Joe Wilson’s infamous […]Read more.
WOODVILLE — OEM Fabricators, Inc. hosted Congressman Sean Duffy and the 7th Congressional District Manufacturing Advisory Council on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at its Baldwin facility. S. Mark Tyler, president of OEM Fabricators serves as a member on the council. The Manufacturing Advisory Council exists is to provide a mechanism for manufacturing leaders throughout the 7th […]Read more.
Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) applauded Representatives Sean Duffy (R-WI) and John Carney (D-DE) for introducing Small Cap Liquidity Reform Act. Building on JOBS Act, said bill increases liquidity for emerging growth companies, including biotech innovators, that trade on public market. BIO’s Jim Greenwood said this bill “will allow companies to choose the tick size that […]Read more.
During an interview with Andrea Mitchell, U.S. Representative Sean Duffy (WI-07) asked the longtime Washington D.C. reporter why Comedy Central’s Jon Stewart was the first member of the “media” to ask a tough question of someone in the Obama Administration. Mitchell was left speechless.Read more.
Under President Obama, our national debt has increased more than $6 trillion, more than under any other president. In 2009 and 2010, the first two years of his administration, the federal deficit rose $1.88 trillion and $1.65 trillion, respectively.Read more.
“I’m on a bill that says no budget, no pay, no government, no pay. And I’ve sent a letter ot the CAO, asking them to withhold my pay as everyone goes through the pain of a government shutdown, we should include members of congress, ” Duffy said during a phone interview Tuesday afternoon.Read more.
Out of the tragedy of September 11, 2001, emerged stories of heroism that are the enduring memories of that day. Buildings fell and precious lives were lost, but the spirit of America did not falter.Read more.