Press Releases

July 30, 2019 Press Release
The legislation expands American Legion membership criteria to include all honorably discharged veterans who served during unrecognized times of war.
July 25, 2019 Press Release
The House of Representatives on Tuesday, July 23, passed H.R. 3311, the Small Business Reorganization Act. The bill, introduced by Congressman Ben Cline (VA-06), would simplify the process for small businesses to use bankruptcy as a means of reorganization.
July 23, 2019 Press Release
The U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 504, the LEGION Act, on Tuesday, July 23. Congressman Ben Cline introduced the bipartisan House version of the bill, along with Congressman Lou Correa (CA-46), on March 8.
July 5, 2019 Press Release
Permits veterans to avoid “means test” when filing for bankruptcy
Congressmen Ben Cline (VA-06) and Steve Cohen (TN-09) recently introduced the National Guard and Reservists Debt Relief Extension Act.
June 19, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Ben Cline (R-Virginia) and House Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law Chairman David Cicilline (D-Rhode Island), along with House Judiciary Ranking Member Doug Collins (R-Georgia) and Congressman Steve Cohen (D-Tennessee), introduced H.R. 3311, the Small Business Reorganization Act, on Tuesday, June 18.
June 17, 2019 Press Release
Defense contractor AECOM of Roanoke was recently awarded a $46 million contract, according to an announcement by the U.S. Army.
June 12, 2019 Press Release
The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, June 12, passed a H.R. 1327 which would permanently re-authorize of the September 11th Victim’s Compensation Fund.
May 15, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Ben Cline (VA-06) signed a discharge petition Wednesday, May 15, to force a vote by the full House of Representatives on legislation which would stand against the BDS boycott targeting Israel.
May 2, 2019 Press Release
The Rev. Jonathan Falwell, senior pastor of Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg, served as guest chaplain in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, May 2, the National Day of Prayer.
May 1, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Ben Cline (VA-06) testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on Wednesday, May 1, where he advocated for funding for Interstate 81.