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Rep. Donalds Announces Legislation Abolishing the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Byron Donalds (R-FL) announced the introduction of the Repeal CFPB Act, which would abolish the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Reps. Jodey Arrington (R-TX), Ted Budd (R-NC), and Alex Mooney (R-WV) are original co-sponsors of this legislation.  “Look no further than the CFPB for the epitome of the Washington Swamp: an unconstitutional,…

Rep. Donalds Statement Opposing Democrats' Radical Federal Takeover of Elections

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WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) issued the following statement opposing House Democrats’ radical plan to eviscerate state elections law through the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act cloaked in H.R. 5746. “Voting rights in America are not under attack in 2022, regardless of what Democrats are deceitfully promoting. The United States Constitution clearly states that…

Rep. Donalds Releases Statement Regarding Congressional At-Home COVID Test Program

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WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) issued the following statement regarding the Committee on House Administration’s recent decision to prioritize members of Congress and their staff with the allocation of at-home COVID test amid the Biden-testing crisis. “While Americans throughout the nation struggle to find a COVID test amid the Biden-testing crisis, every congressional…

Reps. Donalds and Crow Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Empower Fintechs

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WASHINGTON—Today, Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) and Rep. Jason Crow (D-CO) announced the introduction of the Expanding Access to Affordable Credit for Small Businesses Act. This bill is the fourth bipartisan piece of legislation sponsored by Rep. Donalds. This bipartisan legislation optimizes the full capability of the free market by expanding the criteria of the Small Business…

Rep. Donalds Statement on Communist Comptroller Nominee Saule Omarova Withdrawing Her Nomination

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WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) issued the following statement regarding Saule Omarova withdrawing her nomination for the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).    “Yesterday’s announcement that Saule Omarova withdrew her nomination for the OCC was a significant win for America—we must always reject Communism when it knocks at our doorstep. As a proud…

Rep. Donalds' Statement Calling For a Complete Boycott of the 2022 Chinese Winter Olympic Games

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WASHINGTON –– Today, Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) issued the following statement calling for a complete boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in China.  "As America finds itself at the forefront of several self-imposed domestic hurdles, the world is also taking advantage of our weakness on the international stage. Just four months ago, our nation and the rest of the…

Rep. Donalds Statement Regarding the Abysmal Jobs Report and American Economy

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WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) issued the following statement on the abysmal November jobs report and the overall failing American economy. “Today’s jobs report that missed Wall Street’s expectations by more than 360,000 jobs is another glaring example of the failed policies coming from President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, and the Democrats that control…

Rep. Donalds Announces Legislation Prohibiting the Implementation of Unrealized Capital Gains Taxation

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WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congressman Byron Donalds (R-FL) introduced legislation that bars the federal government from imposing or implementing taxation on unrealized capital gains from any taxable asset. “Democrats have become so desperate to find the means to fund their multi-trillion-dollar spending spree, they’ve now resorted to taxing wealth that technically doesn’t exist,” said Rep.…

Rep. Donalds' Statement Regarding the Death of General Colin L. Powell

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WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) issued the following statement regarding the death of the first Black U.S. Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Colin L. Powell.  "Erika and I are saddened to hear of the passing of an American hero, former U.S. Secretary of State, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Colin L. Powell, and…