"There's no one stronger than me against unilateral action by the President on” immigration. (CNN, 11/13/14)
If President Obama acts on immigration before the spending bill is done, there will be an “explosion.” (Fox News, 11/13/14)
"I don't want a shutdown and I don't want the threat of a shutdown. Because that doesn't serve our purposes." (Associated Press, 11/13/14)
House Appropriations Chairman Harold Rogers said Wednesday that he and House leaders are committed to passing an omnibus spending bill by the end of the year. (CQ, 11/12/14)
Read more about the state of play in Congress: GOP debates its immigration strategy as Obama prepares executive action. (The Washington Post, 11/13/14)
Rogers has served Kentucky’s 5th Congressional District since 1981. With a focus on economic development, job creation, fighting illegal drugs and preserving Appalachia’s natural treasures, he has a reputation for listening to his constituents and fighting for the region he represents. For more information, visit http://halrogers.house.gov/ or follow Rogers on Twitter @RepHalRogers or on Facebook @CongressmanHalRogers.