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November 8, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil has awarded a Congressional Recognition of Service to a Janesville man.

The Janesville Republican announced two awardees, Bob Engstrom of Janesville and Brad Behling of Kenosha, in Racine on Thursday.

November 8, 2019 In The News

A Racine man was named First Congressional District Veteran of the Year Thursday while a Kenosha man received the Congressional Recognition of Service award.

U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil, R-Wis., honored retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Richard “Dick” Vallin as the Veteran of the Year. U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. (Ret.) Brad Behling of Kenosha received the Recognition of Service award.

November 8, 2019 In The News

You don’t have to worry about the Veteran of the Year award going to Richard “Dick” Vallin’s head.

“I’m deeply honored to accept this on behalf of all the veterans and everybody here,” said Vallin, a Racine native, who completed three combat tours of duty in Vietnam. “This is not just about me. This is about the troops.”

November 8, 2019 In The News

There are roughly 45,000 veterans in southeast Wisconsin today. But only one of them can be awarded the "Veteran of the Year" award.

In a single, tiny room, numerous veterans and their supporters showed up on Thursday, Nov. 7 to see what was going to be the first-ever "Veteran of the year" winner in the 1st Congressional District.

November 7, 2019 In The News

MADISON — There was a time when Republicans and Democrats alike believed that a nation without borders is not a nation at all. 

U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil (R-Janesville) was reminded of that during a fact-finding trip last week at the U.S.-Mexico border.

November 6, 2019 In The News

For Gloria Cottingham, of Kenosha, the Identity Theft and Fraud Prevention Workshop held by Congressman Bryan Steil at Gateway Technical College in Kenosha Tuesday came at the perfect time.

“I need some help,” Cottingham told Steil. “Someone called me yesterday to say they could lower my interest rate. I gave them some information.”

October 15, 2019 In The News

MILWAUKEE — The public is being asked to weigh in on new rules from the Environmental Protection Agency regarding lead and copper in drinking water.

September 20, 2019 In The News

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)-- UW-Madison is receiving more than $450,000 in federal funding for an initiative aiding farmers and businesses in Wisconsin to innovate and modernize the dairy industry.

September 20, 2019 In The News

The White House is revamping its push for Democrats to pass President Trump’s trade deal with Mexico and Canada sooner than later.

The agreement was signed by US, Mexican and Canadian leaders last year but still hasn't been ratified by Congress yet.

Vice President Mike Pence took aim at Congress while speaking at a Heritage Foundation event this week.

August 30, 2019 In The News

 Republican Congressman Bryan Steil, who represents Wisconsin's First Congressional District, recently returned from a bipartisan trip to Israel. This was his first foreign trip as a member of Congress.