Senator Roy Blunt

Blunt-Backed Defense Funding Priorities Pass the Senate

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, today announced that several Missouri and national defense priorities were included in the FY2019 Defense Appropriations bill. The measure passed the Senate yesterday by a vote of 85-7. “Our service members face a significant and increasingly complex challenge when…

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Blunt Highlights Missouri Priorities in Military Construction & Veterans Affairs, Energy & Water Funding Bills

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced that several Missouri priorities are included in H.R. 5895, the bipartisan conference agreement that includes three Fiscal Year 2019 appropriations measures, including Energy and Water Development, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and the Legislative Branch. The measure is expected…

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Blunt Statement on 17th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement Tuesday marking the 17th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks: “The 9/11 terrorist attacks claimed thousands of lives and forever impacted countless more. That day, even as we mourned, we banded together as Americans to find strength and resolve in the face…

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Blunt Makes Statement on the Affordable Clean Energy Rule

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement on Wednesday, August 22, after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its proposed Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule: “I’m pleased President Trump is moving forward with an all-of-the-above energy policy that will benefit Missouri families and help businesses compete in a global economy,” said…

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