Romney Joins Bipartisan Letter to Blinken Asking for Immediate Appointment of Official to Address Directed Energy Attacks

Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (SFRC), joined a bipartisan letter led by SFRC Chairman Bob Menendez (D-NJ), Ranking Member Jim Risch (R-ID), and Committee member Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) to Secretary of State Antony Blinken urging the immediate appointment of a senior-level official to lead efforts on anomalous health incidents following the resignation of Pamela Spratlen. In the letter, the senators asked that this position report directly to...

Romney, Colleagues Call Out Harmful Marriage Penalties in Democrats’ Reconciliation Bill

Senators urge Majority Leader Schumer to support strong families by removing new penalties on married couples from bill
In response to the harmful tax penalties for married couples included in the Democrats’ “Human Infrastructure” bill, U.S. Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) today led his colleagues in a letter urging Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) to remove any proposals that would discourage marriage.

Romney Presses Education Secretary on Democrats’ Plan for Free Child Care, Pre-K & Community College

Argues that parents should be given the freedom to choose the best care for their children
Today, during a Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, U.S. Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) challenged proposals in the Democrats’ $3.5 trillion “human infrastructure” bill to make Americans more dependent on the federal government – from early childhood through community college. Senator Romney specifically highlighted how the Democrats’ plan for these programs does not make them permanent—but the tax increases are—and that families will start to rely on them, only for them to disappear...

Romney Opposes Nomination of Tracy-Stone Manning to Lead the Bureau of Land Management

In a speech on the Senate floor today, U.S. Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) voiced his opposition to the nomination of Tracy Stone-Manning to lead the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Senator Romney cited Stone-Manning’s past involvement in eco-terrorism and believes that her attempt to conceal her participation in these activities from the Senate disqualifies her from serving as the Director of the Bureau of Land Management.

Romney, Colleagues Introduce Comprehensive Afghanistan Legislation

Senator Romney joined his colleagues, led by U.S. Senator Jim Risch (R-ID), ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, in introducing the Afghanistan Counterterrorism, Oversight, and Accountability Act, legislation to address the outstanding issues related to the Biden Administration’s rushed and disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan.

Romney and Kaine Press FDA on Delay of E-Cigarette Sales Decision, Request Guidance on Menthol Flavors to Protect Youth from Harmful Products

Senators Mitt Romney (R-UT) and Tim Kaine (D-VA), both members of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee, sent a letter to Dr. Janet Woodcock, Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), expressing concern over the FDA’s delay in issuing a decision on whether companies with the largest shares of the e-cigarette market can keep selling their products. In their letter, the senators also call on the FDA to provide clarity on menthol e-cigarettes, which...