Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) issued the following statement after voting against the partisan George Floyd Justice in Policing Act.
Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives today regarding the state of race relations in our country. Byrne called upon Congress to reveal our national character by uniting to pass meaningful and bipartisan law enforcement reform legislation. Byrne is an
Our brilliant Founders built our democracy upon two different but complimentary pillars. The first and more obvious pillar is our constitutional system itself, what the writers of the Federalist Papers called the “new science of politics.” Our representative democracy would not be possible without our revolutionary constitution and the laws that uphold it, separation and enumeration of
Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) issued the following statement after joining as an original cosponsor of the Just and Unifying Solutions to Invigorate Communities Everywhere (JUSTICE) Act introduced today in the House. The Senate version was introduced yesterday by Senator Tim Scott (R-SC).
These last few weeks have riveted the country’s attention on police brutality. The murder of George Floyd was an atrocity, and unfortunately it’s not the first one. As we have so often in our history, it’s time for America to respond with appropriate and reasonable reform. It’s not time to lose our heads, however.
First it was the public health experts whose projections were wrong about COVID-19. They predicted far more spread of the disease, and death from it, than we have actually experienced. They also predicted that those states which opened up before others would have a widespread breakout and a spike of hospitalization, and that hasn’t happened either.
I was a young teenager in the late 1960s, but I remember the riots and violence that occurred around the country, and especially in the large cities. I was concerned that we were headed down that road again with racial violence around the country in the summer of 2016, President Obama’s last year in office.
Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) issued the following statement announcing he is filing a lawsuit against Speaker Pelosi for violating the United States Constitution.
Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) issued the following statement after the U.S. Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) approved a grant of $5,374,830 to Jack Edwards National Airport in Gulf Shores for the construction of an air traffic control tower facility.
This year, during the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, Memorial Day provided an even more unique opportunity to reflect upon what makes our nation great and the shared values we hold as a people. Though our celebrations may have been scaled down, the greatness of our country is, in many ways, more apparent in challenging times like these.