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Senator James M. Inhofe

U.S. Senator for Oklahoma



INHOFE STATEMENT ON SENATE BUDGET RESOLUTION PASSAGE

U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), a leading Senate fiscal conservative and longtime supporter of a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution, today praised the Senate for passing a budget resolution for fiscal year 2016 under regular order. The resolution would balance the federal budget over the next decade without raising taxes, repeal and replace ObamaCare, provide flexibility for funding national defense and enhance the United States’ energy security.

INHOFE PRAISES SENATE VOTE ON IRAN SANCTIONS

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe, senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, praised the passage of amendment 545, authored by Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.), which makes clear Congress is ready to re-impose waved sanctions and impose new sanctions against the government of Iran if violations are found in the current Joint Action Plan or a comprehensive agreement. The vote was 100-0. 

Inhofe Praises Senate Vote to Protect the Second Amendment

U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) praised the passage of Amendment 649 which would prevent taxpayer funding towards the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) Secretariat, or any other international organization established to implement the treaty, before Senate ratification and implementing legislation from both the House and Senate. The amendment passed by a vote of 59 to 41.