More on Security
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Iowa Congressman David Young issued the following statement after the President issued an Executive Order related to border security and immigration enforcement improvements:
June 16, 2016 Press Release
Iowa Congressman David Young released the following statement after the Securing our Agriculture and Food Act (H.R.5346), legislation he introduced earlier this year, was reported out of the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee’s Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications.
May 19, 2016 Press Release
Iowa Congressman David Young released the following statement after an amendment he introduced to protect the personally identifiable information of members of the Armed Forces and their families passed the U.S. House of Representatives as part of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2017. The NDAA passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 277 to 147.
Today, Iowa Congressman David Young criticized the federal government’s lack of enforcement and understanding of our nation’s immigration laws while introducing the father of an Iowan who was tragically killed by an illegal immigrant in January. Young introduced Scott Root, a Council Bluffs resident, who testified about the loss of his daughter Sarah Root at a U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform hearing entitled, “Criminal Aliens Released by the Department of Homeland Security.”
January 24, 2016 Survey
As you may know, news reports continue to detail the recent capture of ten of our American sailors by Iran. Should the recent capture of American sailors cause the United States to reconsider pending agreements with Iran?
December 20, 2015 Survey
The U.S. visa process reportedly missed the San Bernardino wife's zealotry in her social media posts. Do you believe the U.S. should require vetting of immigrants' online statements and social media posts prior to allowing them entry into the country?
December 13, 2015 In The News
December 11, 2015 Weekly Report
ISIS and the threat of radical Islamic extremism is a real and direct challenge to our way of life. We know there is no replacement for American leadership in the world. We must have a strategy to defeat terrorism and protect Americans. We can be successful, but we must unite as a nation behind a coherent strategy to bring our allies together with an unwavering commitment to defeating those who wish to rip away our freedoms and destroy us. Anything short of that is simply not acceptable.
December 9, 2015 In The News
December 8, 2015 In The News