Issues

Agriculture

Agriculture

Regardless of our job or where we live, agriculture matters to us. Agriculture puts food on our tables, clothes on our backs, and the roofs above our heads.
Aviation

Aviation

In Kansas, we take great pride in being at the crossroads of aviation. Nearly a century ago, innovators converged on Wichita, with dreams of building airplanes for a budding industry.

Economy

Economy

The American economy is facing very difficult times and we need to get the country moving.  Americans are struggling, and unfortunately, Washington's usual solution to recklessly throw taxpayer dollars at this problem is not the right answer.
Education

Education

I am committed to making sure that every Kansas student has an opportunity to a quality education. The competitiveness of our state and our nation is directly related to the quality of our students’ education from pre-K to college and beyond.
Energy

Energy

As the U.S. economy begins to recover, energy markets stand to play a significant role in the recovery. Kansans are mindful of the effects energy prices have on both the local and national economic landscape.
Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

The story of America is really a story of entrepreneurs – individuals who risked their livelihoods to pursue their dreams. These entrepreneurs built the foundation of the American economy from its earliest days by pushing forward innovative solutions to some of the world’s greatest challenges.
Family Values

Family Values

During my time in Congress, I have worked to support Kansas communities and families, as well as protect the values that we hold dear.
Health Care

Health Care

Making certain Kansans have access to affordable, quality health care has been one of my priorities in Congress. To achieve this goal, policies must be implemented that reduce health care costs.
Hunger

Hunger

Living in the breadbasket of our nation, it can be difficult to comprehend the prevalence of hunger in our own communities and around the world.
Immigration

Immigration

The federal government has failed when it comes to immigration. Our immigration system is broken and in desperate need of being fixed.
Life

Life

I am, and always have been, pro-life. Life is precious and deserves our respect and protection.
Mental Healthcare

Mental Healthcare

Access to quality mental health services is an increasingly urgent issue for many individuals and families who struggle with mental illness and addiction. Improvements to these services will benefit those who are struggling with mental illness and communities across our state.
National Security and Military

National Security and Military

A strong national defense is
critical to the security of America's citizens, and I strongly support our military personnel serving at home and abroad that protect our nation.
Second Amendment

Second Amendment

More than two centuries ago, our founding fathers wisely amended the United States Constitution to guarantee a Bill of Rights for its citizens. Since then, our democracy has stood strong as Americans have enjoyed liberties unparalleled in the world – including the fundamental right to keep and bear arms. Throughout my time in Congress, I have stood with Kansans in my efforts to protect these valuable freedoms.

Transportation

Transportation

Kansas ranks third in the nation with more than 140,000 miles of highway, so maintaining strong transportation infrastructure is vital to the economic development of our great state.
U.S. Olympic Sexual Abuse Investigation

U.S. Olympic Sexual Abuse Investigation

As Chairman and Ranking Member of the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security with jurisdiction over the health and safety of amateur athletes, Sens. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) opened an investigation into USA Gymnastics (USAG), the US Olympic Committee (USOC) and Michigan State University (MSU) on January 25, 2018.
Veterans

Veterans

There is no group of Americans I hold in higher regard than our nation’s heroes. During my time in Congress, I have made improving the quality of life for the nearly 250,000 veterans living in our state a top priority.