One of the most perplexing problems confronting America is the issue of immigration reform. Not only are illegal immigrants breaking our laws to cross our borders, they also impose a heavy burden on the country economically.
Congressman Blackburn has been a steady leader on the issue of Energy since her first days in Congress. With a clear understanding of the devastating effects of rising energy costs on all Tennesseans, she’s made fighting for their interests a key priority.
Marsha Blackburn is a strong advocate of pro-life principles. She has taken a strong stand in Congress to protect those who are incapable of protecting themselves. The nation’s largest pro-life organization, National Right to Life, has given Congressman Blackburn a 100 percent rating for her pro-life voting record.
Congressman Blackburn has been a staunch proponent of 2nd Amendment rights and continues to support the right of Americans to bear arms. Blackburn received an “A” and the official endorsement from the NRA due to her strong opposition to gun control and weakening of our 2nd Amendment rights.
Since she was first elected to Congress, Marsha Blackburn has been calling for fiscal responsibility and reductions in federal government spending. She understands that the federal government must balance its budget and live within its means.
Congressman Blackburn has been one of the leaders in Congress to repeal and replace Obamacare. She recognizes that health care reform is needed, but she also believes that it must be consumer centered.
H.R. 91, the Better Use Of Lightbulbs Act (BULB Act) is sponsored by Rep. Blackburn, Rep. Joe Barton (TX) and Rep. Michael Burgess (TX). The bill repeals recent energy standards that virtually ban the reliable incandescent light bulb.