“Sorry, Jim. We’re not going to be giving you your full paycheck anymore. We’re cutting your pay by 23 percent. It’s because you’re a man, Jim. We’re paying you less because of that. I’m sure you understand.”
The A-10 is not a stereotypical beautiful aircraft. With stubby wings and bulbous engines, it is the ugly cousin of the fast, sleek fighters the Air Force highlights in recruiting videos.
I came to Congress with an open mind – determined to work with my colleagues, Republican and Democrat alike, to find common-sense solutions to the challenges facing our nation.
During the national debate over how best to fix our broken immigration system, border security has been at the forefront of the discussion. That’s as it should be.
Since World War II, access to higher education has been critical to the growth of the U.S. middle class and a core value here in Arizona.
Is there such a thing as too much solar power? Are too many individuals and businesses putting solar panels on their roofs? Is it time to call a halt to the burgeoning solar energy industry, shut down all those profitable solar companies and find more ways of generating electricity from coal…
When five out of six Americans think you're doing a bad job, things must change. That's what members of Congress face as we return to Washington.
In the days since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., many of us have been asking what we can do.