Lucas Supports a Responsible, Balanced Budget

Recently, Congressman Lucas voted to pass H.Con.Res 25. This bill balances the federal budget, reduces the deficit $4.6 trillion, reforms the tax code, and approves the entire job-creating, energy-producing Keystone XL pipeline project. You can read the entire Path to Prosperity budget proposal here. As always, please feel free to share your views on how the federal government can be better stewards of the dollars of hard-working taxpayers by e-mailing Congressman Lucas at frank@frankdlucas.com. Your input is appreciated! . … [Read more...]

Lucas Responds to the President’s 4th State of the Union Address

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Frank Lucas (R-OK) issued the following statement in response to President Barack Obama’s fourth State of the Union address. “President Obama laid out his agenda for his second term in office and once again focused his State of the Union address on our nation’s ailing economy,” said Congressman Frank Lucas. “The President has addressed the same concerns in past speeches; however, he has failed to put a plan in motion that gets our country moving in the right direction. I hope this time he is serious about pursuing a plan to get our economy back on solid … [Read more...]

Lucas addresses USA Rice Federation Government Affairs Conference

Oklahoma Rep. Frank Lucas, House Agriculture Committee Chairman, addressed rice industry members during the opening general session of the USA Rice Federation Government Affairs Conference. Lucas highlighted the efforts of the past Congress, which included enacting an extension of the farm bill to provide certainty to producers, blocking regulations that hurt family farmers, passing trade agreements to promote agricultural exports and putting in place a permanent tax code. Lucas told the attendees that this was a new Congress and new opportunity to pass a five-year farm bill. “My … [Read more...]

Congressman Lucas’s February 2013 Town Hall Meetings

Congressman Frank Lucas's Town Hall Meeting Schedule for February 20 & 21, 2013 Town Hall Meeting Schedule Wednesday, February 20: Cordell Town Hall Meeting 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Police Department, Precinct Room 105 West Main Street Mangum Town Hall 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Welcome Center 119 East Jefferson Hobart Town Hall Meeting 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Western Technology Center, Seminar Room 1000 South Bailey Thursday, February 21: Altus Town Hall Meeting 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Western Oklahoma State College, Herschel Crow Auditorium 2801 North Main … [Read more...]

Interview w/ Tulsa’s Channel 2 in re Farm Policy Reform

Congressman Lucas sat down recently with Marla Carter of Tulsa's Channel 2 News Team to discuss federal farm policy reform. . … [Read more...]