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U.S. Congressman Bill Posey

Legislation
  • American Space Access Act (H.R. 1962)
    May 23, 2009  - On April 2, 2009, Congressman Posey introduced the American Space Access Act as one way Congress can act to address the space gap. Specifically the American Space Access Act extends the life of the space shuttle through 2015 or until either NASA’s next generation space system, Constellation, comes o... More
  • Keep Terrorists Out of America Act (H.R. 2294)
    May 23, 2009  - Congressman Posey is a cosponsor of the Keep Terrorists Out of America Act, legislation which expresses the sense of Congress that individuals currently detained at Guantanamo Bay should not be transferred or released into the United States. Rep Posey also opposes using any tax dollars to transport ... More
  • Stop the Revolving Door in Washington Act (H.R. 2259)
    May 22, 2009  - Congressman Posey joined with Congresswoman Suzanne Kosmas in introducing H.R. 2259, the Stop the Revolving Door in Washington Act which would double the “cooling off” period before former members of the U.S. House of Representatives can begin lobbying Congress. Currently, House members are only req... More
  • The Fair Tax Act of 2009 (H.R. 25)
    May 22, 2009  - Congressman Posey is a cosponsor of H.R. 25, the Fair Tax Act of 2009 which repeals the income tax and other taxes, abolishes the Internal Revenue Service and replaces it with a national sales tax to be administered by the states. Congressman Posey is also a cosponsor of H.J. Res. 16, which proposes... More
  • Economic Growth Through Tax Stimulus Act of 2009 (H.R. 301)
    May 22, 2009  - Congressman Posey is a cosponsor of H.R. 301, legislation to make permanent the tax cut provisions passed by Congress in 2001 and 2003 including income tax reductions for all taxpayers, reductions in dividend and capital gain tax rates, deductions for state and local sales taxes, deductions for tuit... More
  • The Thrift Store Protection Act (H.R. 1027)
    May 21, 2009  - Congressman Posey introduced H.R. 1027, the Thrift Store Protection Act, to exempt certain products sold by second hand sellers and charities from over-regulation stemming from legislation passed by Congress. He was joined by Rep. Bobby Bright (D-AL) in introducing this bill. Specifically, the Thrif... More
  • Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2009 (H.R. 1207)
    May 17, 2009  - Congressman Posey is an Original Cosponsor of the H.R. 1207, Federal Reserve Transparency Act, which to would eliminate restrictions on Government Accountability Office (GAO) audits of the Federal Reserve and open Federal Reserve operations to enhanced scrutiny. By opening all Federal Reserve operat... More
  • Establishing a Select Committee on POW/MIA Affairs (H. Res. 111)
    May 17, 2009  - Congressman Posey is a cosponsor of H. Res. 111, a House Resolution to establish a special committee dedicated to American soldier Prisoners of War and those soldiers missing in action. Specifically, this select committee’s mission to “conduct a full investigation of all unresolved matters relating ... More
  • The Tax Code Termination Act (H.R. 982)
    May 16, 2009  - Congressman Posey is a cosponsor of the Tax Code Termination Act, a tax reform measure aimed at sun setting the current tax code and replacing it with a simpler, fairer system. Read This Bill More
  • The Presidential Eligibility Act (H.R. 1503)
    May 15, 2009  - On March 12, 2009 Congressman Posey introduced H.R. 1503, a bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act to require beginning in 2012, the principal campaign committee of a candidate for election to the Office of President to include with the committee's statement of organization documentation (i... More