October 28, 2019
Davis and Kelly Statement on Passage of Congressional Gold Star Family Fellowship Program Act
Committee on House Administration Ranking Member Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) along with Representative Trent Kelly (R-Miss.) issued the following statement after the House voted to pass H.Res. 107, establishing the SFC Sean Cooley and SPC Christopher Horton Congressional Gold Star Family Fellowship Progra...
October 27, 2019
ICYMI: Ranking Member Davis Talks Election Security with C-SPAN Newsmakers
Committee on House Administration Ranking Member Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) appeared on C-SPAN Newsmakers this weekend to discuss election security, his bipartisan bill to prevent foreign interference in elections: the Honest Elections Act, the current state of impeachment and how it affects Congress' ab...
October 22, 2019
What They're Saying About SHIELD
Committee on House Administration Ranking Member Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) released reactions from several influential groups who have expressed their concerns with the Democrats' partisan election security bill, H.R. 4617, the SHIELD Act and the negative effects it will have on Americans' right to free...
October 17, 2019
Ranking Member Davis Introduces the Honest Elections Act
"The type of interference we saw in the 2016 presidential election with Russia's misinformation campaign is unacceptable, which is why I'm putting forth the Honest Elections Act. Our bill is designed to fight nefarious actors from intruding in our elections without infringing on Americans' right to ...
October 15, 2019
Democrats' SHIELD Act Doesn't Solve Problem of Foreign Interference in Elections
The bill aims at preventing foreign interference in our election systems but falls short of accomplishing that goal by failing to address the primary method Russia used to influence the 2016 Presidential election, as well as inflicting broad requirements for online advertisements that will have a ch...
October 9, 2019
Davis Requests Inspector General Investigate Partisan Behavior of FEC Chair
"I am requesting that the FEC Inspector General investigate potential violations of federal ethics regulations by the Chair Ellen L. Weintraub, such as: her use of official government time and resources for ideological, political purposes; her continued appearances in national media to discuss matte...
October 1, 2019
Arizona Field Hearing Reveals Ballot Harvesting Prohibitions Necessary to Prevent Fraud
"My hope is that the discussion in the hearing will open the eyes of my Democratic colleagues to these concerns. Davis went on to say, “Election officials across the U.S. must ensure that a chain of custody is established and documented for all vote-by-mail ballots in order to avoid even the appeara...
September 29, 2019
Davis and Lesko Joint Statement on Elections' Subcommittee Field Hearing in Arizona
"During the field hearing in Arizona, the Subcommittee on Elections should examine the ways Arizona has worked to protect ballots of its citizens, like the state's prohibition on ballot harvesting."
September 24, 2019
Ranking Member Davis Statement on Partisanship and Mission of the Federal Election Commission
"Last month, I sent a letter to the FEC about my concerns of partisan behavior by some at the agency and how that threatens to undermine the overall mission of the Commission. It is alarming to me that the commissioners are not even in agreement in their responses as to what is the basic mission of ...
September 24, 2019
Democrats Should Stick to their Day Jobs
"The Speaker assured the American public that Congress would be business as usual despite this new 'impeachment inquiry' announcement last night. However, it's Day One, and already we are seeing the Democrats' political agenda impede legislative business. This morning, our committee was scheduled to...