Representative Bradley Byrne

Representing the 1st District of Alabama


Our current immigration system is broken and in need of reform. I have two key principles on immigration. Number 1: Any discussion on immigration reform must start with border security. Until our borders are actually secure, I am not interested in talking about other reforms. Number 2: I remain firmly opposed to amnesty and would not support any immigration proposal that gives amnesty to those here illegally.

More on Immigration

Jan 13, 2019 Blog

It is time for the Democrat leaders in Washington to stop posturing when it comes to border security and end the government shutdown.

The old expression “get the show on the road” is very apt in this situation. But, truth be told, the show is already on. There is no better way to describe the Democrat strategy right now than as a show, playing to their audience.

Jan 9, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) today sent a letter to President Donald Trump praising his speech to the nation on immigration and border security. Byrne also applauded President Trump for holding strong in the fight for border security where other administrations have failed to solve the issue.

The complete text of Congressman Byrne’s letter to President Trump can be found below:

Jan 8, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) issued the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s Oval Office speech regarding the need for border security and a border wall.

Jan 6, 2019 Blog

With 2018 behind us, it is time to start looking at what you can expect from Washington in 2019. Under Republican leadership, we in Congress aimed to make America better off, and thanks to our many victories through conservative policies, we accomplished that goal.

Under Democrat control, there is no telling what craziness will come out of the House of Representatives.

Dec 30, 2018 Blog

2018 was a landmark year in many ways for Alabama and the United States. From defense funding to town halls, agriculture to Red Snapper, there was much to celebrate this year and much to anticipate in the next. Join me as we take a look back at the past year.

I kicked things off in January by celebrating my 100th Town Hall Meeting in Grove Hill. I always enjoy meeting the folks in our area and hearing about the issues that matter most to them. This year, I hosted 25 town hall meetings throughout Southwest Alabama.

Dec 20, 2018 Press Release

Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) delivered a speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives this afternoon in support of border security and providing funding for President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall.

The text of Congressman Byrne’s speech can be found below.

Congressman Byrne said: “I thank the gentleman for yielding, and I want to add my support to this rule.

Dec 2, 2018 Blog

Some of the greatest sporting events in history have come down to the wire. Those bottom of the ninth, fourth and inches, double overtime plays are what stand out in our memories as the greatest successes or the worst defeats in sports history.

Similarly, we here in Washington are entering our own home stretch of the 115th Congress. It has been a long year filled with many victories for the people of Alabama, but there is still work to be done.

Next year, the game will change completely. With Democrats taking control of the House, things will be different.

Oct 22, 2018 Press Release

Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) recently introduced legislation to create a pathway toward securing our borders by building a wall on the southern border of the United States.

Aug 14, 2018 Press Release

Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) issued the following statement after receiving confirmation from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that there are no plans to house illegal immigrants at two Navy airfields in south Baldwin County.

Click here to read the letter from ICE Deputy Director Ronald Vitiello.

Jul 22, 2018 Blog

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, commonly known as ICE, is the federal law enforcement agency tasked with enforcing our nation’s border control, customs, trade, and immigration laws. The agency was formed back in 2002 when Congress passed the Homeland Security Act.