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ICYMI: Rep. Stewart Joins Maria Bartiromo to Discuss Russia, Midterms, and the Filibuster

Washington, D.C. – This morning, Congressman Chris Stewart (R-UT) joined Fox Business’ Mornings with Maria to discuss NATO’s ongoing negotiations with Russia; the upcoming midterm elections; and Democrats’ hypocritical attempt at abolishing the filibuster. Highlights of the interview are below, or watch online here. Russia’s Aggression: “Does anybody look at [President Biden] after the debacle in Afghanistan, as well as many of his other foreign policy mistakes and blunders, and have confidence? Do you think Vladimir Putin sits across from Biden and respects him, or fears him? I promise you he... Read More »

ICYMI: Rep. Stewart Joins Fox News to Discuss China, Russia, and Iran

Washington, D.C. – This past weekend, Congressman Chris Stewart (R-UT) joined Fox News’ Sunday Night in America with Trey Gowdy to discuss Russia’s aggression toward Ukraine; Iran’s nuclear weapons technology; and China’s human rights violations. Highlights of the interview are below, or watch online here. Russia’s Aggression: “I think Vladimir Putin is testing [our] president, he’s flexing his muscle. I have to tell you, Trey, this is different than last April. It’s very clear that his intentions are much more serious this time. “We look at our president and think, ‘Does this president show w... Read More »

Rep. Stewart’s Statement on Democrats’ Spending Spree

Rep. Chris Stewart (R-UT) released the following statement after President Biden’s $5 trillion spending bill passed the House. “America should right now be enjoying a post-pandemic economic recovery. Instead, inflation is at a 30-year high, taxes are on the rise, and our national debt is ballooning. This morning, with the passage of President Biden’s Build Back Better Act, House Democrats poured roughly $5 trillion of fuel on the fire. “President Biden can claim that his agenda ‘costs zero dollars,’ all he wants, but the American people aren’t buying this blatant lie. That’s because the conseq... Read More »

Rep. Stewart’s Latest Op-Ed in Fox News

Yesterday, Reps. Chris Stewart (R-UT) and Devin Nunes (R-CA) wrote an op-ed in Fox News on the potential national security consequences of President Biden’s vaccine mandate for Intelligence Community (IC) personnel. “So, all of this begs the question: which is a bigger national security threat? Retaining those IC employees who are unvaccinated, or firing a significant number of full-performance intelligence officers amid growing threats from every single one of our foreign adversaries? This question needs to be answered before December 8. “The solution is clear: for the sake of personal freedo... Read More »

ICYMI: Rep. Stewart Receives the Congressional Champion Award

This past weekend, the Log Cabin Republicans presented Rep. Chris Stewart (R-UT) with the Congressional Champion Award. This award is given to a member of Congress who has proven themselves to be a reliable leader for causes important to the conservative LGBT community. Rep. Stewart was the recipient of this award for his introduction of and continued persistence for the Fairness For All Act. “It’s an honor to be recognized by such an important community,” said Rep. Stewart. “Everyone deserves their chance at the American Dream, regardless of their race, religion, or sexuality. That ideal can ... Read More »

Rep. Stewart’s Latest Op-Ed in The Hill

Last week, Rep. Chris Stewart (R-UT) wrote an op-ed in the The Hill on how President Biden’s lack of leadership is diminishing America’s standing on the international stage. “Among America’s most important allies, there is no longer any trust that President Biden can be relied on as a serious partner. Among America’s most competitive rivals, there is no longer any belief that President Biden can protect our interests. And among the American people, there is no longer any faith that President Biden can defend our most fundamental ideals,” Rep. Stewart writes. The full op-ed is available here an... Read More »

Reps. Stewart and Newman Introduce Bipartisan Mental Health Bill

Today, Congressman Chris Stewart (R-UT) and Congresswoman Marie Newman (D-IL) introduced the bipartisan Student Mental Health Helpline Act of 2021. This bill creates a grant program to assist state efforts in the maintenance or establishment of a student mental health and safety helpline. The legislation would also support the coordination of state student mental health helplines with the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Following the bill’s introduction, Rep. Stewart, Rep. Newman, and a number of endorsing organizations released the following statements: “There is no excuse for Americans... Read More »

ICYMI: Rep. Stewart Joins Bret Baier to Discuss the Ongoing Crisis in Afghanistan

Last night, Congressman Chris Stewart (R-UT) joined Fox News’ Special Report with Bret Baier to discuss the ongoing crisis in Afghanistan, including what it currently looks like on the ground and what we need to do moving forward. Highlights of remarks are below, or watch online here. The Ongoing Crisis: “Where do you begin to describe this [crisis]? The President defends the policy, and I agree with him on the policy…but the implementation of this policy has been a disaster. “It will literally take a generation for the U.S. to rebuild trust among our allies, particularly in the region, and, h... Read More »

Rep. Stewart’s Latest Op-Ed in the St. George News

Last week, Rep. Chris Stewart (R-UT) wrote an op-ed in the St. George News on Utah’s ongoing drought and how we can not only survive these conditions, but come out the other side with a better, more sustainable system. “…Ultimately, our cheapest and most convenient option is to get more use out of the water we already have. Water shortages are a problem that impacts all of us. It’s no surprise that it will take all of us to create the healthy, sustainable communities we all want for Utah,” Rep. Stewart writes. The full op-ed is available here and below. Rep. Chris Stewart on drought and the ne... Read More »

Rep. Stewart’s Latest Op-Ed in the Deseret News

Yesterday, Rep. Chris Stewart (R-UT) wrote an op-ed in the Deseret News on the Fairness for All (FFA) Act. This year, Rep. Stewart reintroduced this legislation that proves the fight for LGBTQ rights are not mutually exclusive to the rights of religious liberty. “Civil rights are not a finite resource. We don’t have to take from one group to give to another…We have wasted enough time, energy, and money fighting over who deserves which legal protections. It’s time to define the federal protections for our LGBTQ and religious friends and neighbors. I believe the FFA Act is the best approach to b... Read More »

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