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Sen. James Lankford @SenatorLankford Oklahoma and Washington, DC

Serving the State of Oklahoma in the United States Senate

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Reckless Saints work to place those struggling with addiction into affordable treatment centers. For more info, vis… 2015, Reckless Saints of Nowhere in Pryor has helped those in the midst of addiction. They ensure that no add… of Hope in Claremore focuses on helping those who are facing the struggle of both addiction & life difficulti…
@MorningJoe @SenatorHassan My plan is simple: keep Congress here until the job is done. The American people and fed… @MorningJoe My simple, bipartisan bill w/ @SenatorHassan, the Prevent Government Shutdowns Act, is necessary to kee… I joined @MorningJoe to discuss my bill to prevent future government shutdowns and give an update on electi… morning, I had the opportunity to join members of @CWforA. I am grateful for the continued engagement of so ma…
During our conversation we covered the importance of keeping the gov’t up and running, addressing violence in Ameri… appreciate the many @okstatechamber business leaders & community members that took the time to travel to DC to sp… was the first year the #Ardmore Police Department participated in the annual 9/11 Memorial Climb |…
Retweeted by Sen. James LankfordToday, we're a nation remembering & praying for that time of peace that will come. And telling families that have s… of the highlights of my time in DC is the ability to meet w/ constituents from around the state for… years ago, our nation was forever changed. We will #neverforget the horrific events that took place on… @ANewLeafInc hosted the first ever Developmental Disabilities Awareness Rally in Tulsa. People of all abili…
Our team of delegates started the morning off on Capitol Hill meeting with @SenatorLankford . Senator Lankford und…
Retweeted by Sen. James LankfordMet w/OK Farmers & Ranchers today to discuss how Congress needs to pass #USMCA so OK farming community can have cer…
..but also need to end the threat of gov’t shutdowns& pass the bill I introduced w/@SenatorHassan, the Prevent Gove… working days left until funding bills need to be passed & signed into law to keep the government open & the Sena…
With folks in Hollis giving an update and answering questions. Social security, health insurance costs, immigration… a chance to meet and thank some of the hard working teachers in Mangum. We also talked about the importance of… to meet the Mangum football team today and challenge them to be leaders, make wise decisions for their future,… am grateful for the numerous OK organizations who help men & women & their families recover from alcohol & drug addiction. #RecoveryMonthSeptember is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month. Let’s celebrate with those who have overcome & bea… news to see @USFWS holding a public hearing in Tulsa on the proposed downlisting of the American burying beetl… stopped by Lucille’s Roadhouse in Weatherford. It was good convo about ag prices, trade, & my bill to prevent gov… you @realDonaldTrump for proclaiming this weekend as a National Day of Prayer and Remembrance. As a nation, w… an accomplishment to be named one of the top 10 chapters in the nation. Congrats, @edmondffa!
Dr. Shaw has been a good friend and advocate for North Tulsa. In addition to teaching, he also serves youth… met w/ Tulsa area Hispanic community members & educators at @TulsaCC to talk through immigration issues, how to b…, Terry Hill, has also made it his team’s mission to help other disabled veterans transition to civilian life,… to get to see all the cool work going on and great people at Broken Arrow’s Rapid Application Group, the on… you @OGandE for your readiness to assist North Carolina as they prepare for possible power outages due to… #HurricaneDorian missed FL, but Task Force 1 & @TulsaFire showed the #OklahomaStandard as they were ready… you were unable to attend tonight & would like to ask a question, please reach out to my office. You can find my… you to everyone that was able to attend tonight's Community Conversation @OkAquarium. It was great to visit w…
Talking to North Tulsa’s Oklahoma Eagle Publisher Jim Goodwin & OK Rep. Regina Goodwin about the history & future o… through w/ @oralrobertsu students how to live out our faith and values, & we also discussed heart issues lik… Country is no stranger to water, but we can always be better prepared for the future.This afternoon I met with the Army Corps to discuss their ongoing work after this spring’s historic flooding. In th… you to the hundreds who attended Herman Augusta White’s funeral today in Perry to honor him and his serve to… Q&A with the Tulsa Rotary. Answered questions on immigration, border security, & solving prescription drug pr… the day in the Tulsa area. This evening, join me at the @OkAquarium for my town-hall style community conve…
Hosting a community conversation Wednesday (tomorrow) night at the @OKAquarium in Jenks from 6:30-7:30pm. See you t…
High school students interested in applying to a US Service Academy for the class of 2024, the deadline to apply to…
@jaketapperWe honor Herman Augusta White for his service to our nation. White was a #WWII veteran with no surviving family, an…
..w/out fear of discrimination from the gov’t if they decline to participate in abortions due to sincerely held religious beliefs. @HHSWhile I applaud @HHSOCR for pursuing cases of violations of conscience rights, it’s time Congress pass the Conscien… are not required to check our faith at the door when entering the work place, & the gov’t cannot force people to… must continue to alleviate the harm caused by this program until a legislative solution can be achieved. #renewablefuelstandard (RFS) has failed to meet its goal of reducing GHG emissions while imposing costs on smal…
The US Senate is also working toward reforms to prevent unwanted calls. In May the Senate passed a bill to prevent… office has remained engaged with @FCC and @FTC on ways they are working to combat & prosecute unwanted robocalls…
Madill is a small town with a big heart. Their community has seen a lot of growth over the years. Here’s a look.
The latest edition of the #LankfordLetter is out! If you’re interested in staying up-to-date on what’s happening i…
I agree, @JimInhofe. The @realDonaldTrump Administration’s sale of the F-16 to Taiwan promotes peace & stability in… decided it would give up $60 million per year rather than stop performing or referring for abortions.Under the Trump Administration’s correct implementation of #TitleX Family Planning funding, taxpayer dollars are be…
As I travel around the state, a lot of people ask about securing the US-Mexico border & what Congress can do to fix…
If you’re planning to @TravelOK, see all our state has to offer, including @GatherTulsa, @PWMercantile, Mount Scott…
The tax reform bill was created to simplify the tax code, not add burdens to nonprofits.Met with representatives from nonprofits across OK & discussed charitable giving & my LIFT for Charities Act w/… SSA fraud hotline at 1-800-269-0271 if you suspect you have been scammed..@SocialSecurity rarely makes calls asking for your #SSN. Scammers claim there's been fraudulent activity, threaten…
A few more photos from today you’d like to learn about @Love_OKC visit: will be @ the Oklahoma Fairgrounds until 2pm for those in need of haircuts, school supplies, groceries, and more.Love OKC is community coming together to make the greatest difference. Today, I’m volunteering at One Day OKC—a day…
I dropped by Kaw Lake to meet with Col. Preston & his team for an update on flood damage and to hear about the proj… also connected with the @N_O_C President’s Leadership Class. They were at the CC today in Enid. the CC, I took a tour of the new terminal at the Enid Woodring Regional Airport & sat down w/ Steve Kime for…, immigration, & agriculture, were some of the issues discussed at this afternoon’s Community Conversatio… wasn’t able to ask her question during the Community Conversation today, so we walked and discussed her que… Community Conversation of the day at the Eat it Up Café in Hennessy. We discussed immigration, prescription d…
Looking forward to the Community Conversation at the Enid Woodring Regional Airport tomorrow. students head back to school, here are resources from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children for… afternoon I was with OK Municipal Contractors Association in OKC to give an update on what’s happening in the… morning I visited OU’s Geriatric Research Center & met with the Alzheimer’s Association of OK to learn how NIH…
Learned about the great work with Teen Challenge at Brush Creek Christian Boarding School in Eucha. Dir. Lokey & hi… you haven’t stopped by the Historical Society in Jay, check it out & see the incredible pieces of OK history.Almost all of Jay is uniquely designated as an Opportunity Zone. We talked through how to utilize this great part o… lunch w/ a fun group of Grove Rotarians. Q&A on trade, foreign policy, prescription drug prices, economic devel… @ustr It is also why my legislation I intro’d w/ @ChrisCoons is so important as it allows companies to request excl… bit of good news as trade talks w/ China continue- @USTR announced a number of items have been removed from the u… of the F-35 are manufactured by Orizon right here in Grove. As Turkey’s role in the F-35 program winds down a… @SenatorLankford, @SenJoniErnst and @SenBillCassidy: Abolishing ICE would worsen child smuggling and other US-Mexic…
Retweeted by Sen. James LankfordJust a reminder that today is the last day to apply for federal individual assistance. For more information on how… Grove now at the 1909 restaurant. Great to hear from veterans and their families. We discussed VA MISSION Act, e… out on another beautiful morning for events & meetings in Afton, Grove, Chelsea, & Jay.
Great conversation at the Miami Chamber event this evening. I heard from folks and answered questions about water i… checked out a 1029 Model AA in downtown Miami Ron is the only certified public service arson dog in Oklahoma. He’s also the best boy. to see some of the cleanup coordination between OKDEQ, EPA, & the Quapaw Tribe at the Tar Creek Superfund Site… hearing from the Inter Tribal Council in Miami about tribal cell tower issues, tribal compacts, federal leg… open dialogue is important to my work on the @SenFinance Committee as we seek to address surprise billing, pre… discussed the challenge of how to encourage young doctors to choose primary care and serve rural communities. We… next stop was at Vinita’s Home of Hope. I heard from local healthcare community on how to improve access to caf…’t apply for any permits or file any paperwork when we stopped by the Craig County Courthouse in Vinita. Got a… talking VA MISSION Act implementation. the Vinita VA clinic now to hear about how the staff & providers, several of whom have been here 8 of the 9 year…