Veterans' Issues

Marsha Blackburn knows that our veterans rank as the bravest among us. While their sacrifice to our country can never be fully weighed or repaid, Congressman Blackburn works to ensure that America does right by her veterans and their families, including living up to its promises.

Energy Issues

Energy is on the minds of many individuals. In the heart of the 7th District lies the rural engine of Tennessee’s economy. Our state is home to men and women who spend every day working the land. Tennesseans are the true environmentalists and conservationists, those for whom clean air and clean water isn’t an abstract notion, but the vital force that keeps our staple crops growing.

Economic Issues

Marsha Blackburn believes that free markets are the best markets. She knows that the Federal Government cannot intervene in the market without fault. The surest path to American economic growth is through small, limited government that controls spending, promotes growth, and does not overburden its citizens with taxes.

The Make America Secure bill: ✅Rebuilds our military ✅Provides better training & infrastructure ✅Supports our troops https://t.co/tBjpkBNnbT

Made in America

It’s “Made in America Week,” and while Tennessee may be better known for fantastic barbecue, incredible music, or the world-famous Les Paul guitar made by Gibson in Nashville, there are a number of companies in our great state making “Made in America” products. I’d like to point your attention to a...

A win for Fort Campbell, military families, national defense.

With things like increasing funding to counter Russian aggression and activities, prohibiting the transfer of dangerous terrorists out of Guantanamo, and boosting our cyber defenses, this year’s defense authorization bill is a win for our military, their families, and the security of all Americans....

Blackburn on Passage of 2018 Defense Authorization Bill

WASHINGTON—Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., on Friday issued the following statement upon the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018 in the U.S. House of Representatives: “We have a profound obligation to provide for the common defense. It is our job to ensure ...

Marsha debates HR 2910 on House Floor 7/19/2017

We need to simplify and streamline the rules and regulations in the permitting process for natural gas pipelines to provide the certainty business and workers desire, the freedom to grow and modernize the nation's natural gas pipeline, and the more affordable energy prices Americans depend upon. Rep. Bill Flores' HR 2910 promotes timely and efficient reviews and strengthens FERC's lead agency role to bring certainty and transparency to the permitting process.