Washington, Jul 28, 2008 - Today, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals released its decision in the Ramos and Compean case. The Court affirmed all convictions except those for tampering with an official proceeding, which were vacated. The ruling affirms the 18 U.S.C 924(c), mandatory minimum ten year sentence for the unlawful discharge of a firearm during a crime of violence. Rep.
Washington, Jul 17, 2008 - Today marks the one year anniversary of the Senate Judiciary hearing held by Sen. Diane Feinstein (D-CA) to investigate the unjust prosecution of Border Patrol Agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean. The agents were convicted and sentenced to 11 and 12 years respectively for shooting and wounding an illegal alien drug smuggler.
Washington, Jul 17, 2008 - Today, Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) introduced H.R. 6527, the “Emergency Solar Power Permit Act,” in response to the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) effective freeze on approving solar project applications.
Washington, Jul 10, 2008 -
Congressman Rohrabacher has issued the following statement on today’s FISA bill signing by President Bush:
Washington, Jun 26, 2008 -
Congressman Rohrabacher has issued the following statement on the President’s decision to remove the N. Korean regime from the list of state sponsors of terrorism:
Washington, Jun 23, 2008 -
Washington, Jun 12, 2008 -
Congressman Rohrabacher has issued the following statement on today’s 5-4 Supreme Court ruling giving foreign terrorism suspects held at Guantanamo Bay rights to challenge their detention in U.S. civilian courts:
Washington, May 21, 2008 - Today, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher’s (R-CA ) $3.9 billion spending request for procurement of fifteen additional Boeing C-17 cargo aircraft has moved one step closer to final passage. The spending request has made it out of the House Armed Services Committee and will be included in H.R.
Washington, Jan 22, 2008 -
Washington, Jan 8, 2009 - Today, Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) submitted official remarks into the Congressional Record expressing his support for Israel’s response to the latest round of attacks perpetrated by Hamas in Gaza. The following are excerpts from Cong. Rohrabacher’s statement: