Public Support of Obamacare Repeal Strong As Ever!

The American people continue to oppose President Obama's government takeover of health insurance as unworkable and harmful to health care in this country. That's why I've voted three times to repeal the entire law and over 30 times to defund it. Read more about the public's continued negative expectations of Obamacare. Click Here.. … [Read more...]

5 Reasons We Should Pass The Farm Bill Now

Friends, It is an honor for me to serve you as the first Oklahoman to lead the House Agriculture Committee. I'm proud to report that I've led the Committee to enact the first meaningful farm bill reform in a generation. An intensive two year audit of every aspect of federal agriculture programs along with three years of debate and over forty hearings culminated recently in the passage of H. R. 2642, The Federal Agriculture Reform & Risk Management (FAARM) Act of 2013, by the United States House of Representatives.. 5 Reasons We Should Pass The Farm Bill Now The FAARM Act is the … [Read more...]

Always Good To Be Home!

When Congress recesses I don't like to stick around Washington. My role representing you in Washington can only be successfully fulfilled if I am able to be back in Oklahoma as much as possible. Talking with you about your concerns, informing you of my work on your behalf, and simply visiting with my neighbors ensure I represent Oklahomans’ real world values. Recently, I conducted town hall meetings in Pawnee, Pawhuska, Skiatook, Stillwater, Cushing, and Guthrie. I'm a great believer in the value of these forums. These are an opportunity for Oklahomans to voice their views on the … [Read more...]

We Still Need Farm Bill Reform!

I was disappointed in last week's farm bill vote in the U. S. House of Representatives. The bipartisan FAARM Act repeals or consolidates over 100 USDA programs and saves taxpayers $40 billion. Congress must act to reform federal agriculture programs; otherwise, the costly, outdated 1949 permanent farm law will kick in and could eventually wreck havoc on the free market and the food supply chain in this country. I wasn't in Congress in 1964 when food stamps were placed under the USDA's administrative jurisdiction, but I am committed to acting to curb the explosive growth of the SNAP … [Read more...]

Lucas Announces July Town Hall Meetings

Monday, July 1st Pawnee Town Hall Meeting 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Pawnee City Hall 510 Illinois Street Pawhuska Town Hall Meeting 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Community Center 520 Lynn Avenue Skiatook Town Hall Meeting 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. First Baptist Church (West Rogers Campus) 825 West Rogers Boulevard Tuesday, July 2nd Stillwater Town Hall Meeting 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Stillwater Community Center 315 West 8th Avenue Cushing Town Hall Meeting 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Cushing City Hall (Council Chamber) 100 Judy Adams Boulevard Guthrie Town Hall … [Read more...]