Tom Cotton

Congress Seeks to Sanction Officials From Countries Holding Americans Hostage

Cotton, Cruz look to crack down on rogue regimes

U.S. CapitolCongress is considering new legislation that would require President Donald Trump to sanction any foreign government official involved in holding Americans hostage, a move that would prevent these foreigners and their family members from obtaining U.S. visas, according to congressional sources working on the bill.

Republican Lawmakers Introduce Bill to End Nationwide Legal Injunctions

'This bill will restore respect for the system of government outlined in the Constitution'

Sen. Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) and Rep. Mark Meadows (R., N.C.) introduced legislation to end nationwide injunctions after a California judge took action to stop a change in the Trump administration's asylum policy from going into effect.

Cotton Honors 9/11 Heroes in Senate Speech

'Eighteen years later, we still remember the toll from that terrible day'

Sen. Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) commemorated the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks with a Senate speech honoring both the victims of the tragedy and the heroic efforts of first responders who "ran toward danger and death to help their fellow Americans."

Cotton: Goal of Immigration Should Be Commitment to Citizenship

Cotton's immigration bill was endorsed by President Trump in 2017

Senator Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) said that immigration to the United States should reflect America's needs rather than offering temporary work programs focused on low-skilled workers during an event on Tuesday with the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS).