“By defending the Constitution, putting national security above politics, and fighting for a smaller and more accountable government, we can reignite the promise of this great country.”
- John Ratcliffe

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May 19, 2016

Ratcliffe Amendment Passes to Protect Red River Army Depot from BRAC

Washington, DC – Congressman John Ratcliffe successfully introduced an amendment to the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act (H.R. 4974) to prohibit funds from being used for a base realignment and closure (BRAC). The Fourth District of Texas is home to the Red River Army Depot which not only employs over 5,000 people in the region, but…

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May 3, 2016

Statement on Republican Presidential Primary

I’d like to congratulate my friend Ted Cruz on a hard-fought campaign. Ted is a principled conservative who elevated the debate at this critical juncture for our country. Looking forward, it’s important that Republicans don’t repeat mistakes of the past by staying home on election day just because one’s preferred candidate didn’t receive the nomination.…

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