Update on Farm Bill Negotiations

Recently I visited with Ron Hays of the Radio Oklahoma Network about the latest developments in the ongoing House-Senate Farm Bill negotiations. You can read about our discussion and listen to to it here. I remain committed to getting our work done! - Frank . … [Read more...]

Opening Statement of Chairman Frank Lucas for House-Senate Conference Committee on Farm Bill

Good afternoon, and welcome to the first meeting of the House-Senate Conference Committee charged with negotiating a compromise between the House and Senate-passed farm bills. I could not be more pleased to be at this point in the process. I appreciate all of your work to get us here and your willingness to serve on this important committee. I hope we are keenly aware of our responsibility to put policy in place that is good for our farmers, ranchers, consumers, and those who have hit difficult times. This takes place despite considering a complicated bill in an environment where … [Read more...]

Frank Lucas Town Halls

I am pleased to announce upcoming town hall meetings throughout the district. All residents of the locations below are invited to attend a meeting and express their opinions. I will be discussing current events in Washington, taking questions about issues important to constituents of the Third Congressional District, and asking for opinions and input on legislation currently before Congress. -Frank View Frank Lucas Town Halls in a larger map October 8th, 2014 Guthrie Town Hall Meeting 9:00am- 10:00am Territorial Capital Sports Museum 315 W Oklahoma Perkins Town Hall … [Read more...]

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...]