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"Keeping Promises"

Two years ago Dave Brat promised you that he would go to DC and work on issues that matter most to you and your family. He has kept that promise. Dave has put in bills to make Washington D.C. more accountable, and to reduce taxes and regulations so that our economy can grow again. In these challenging times, you can trust that Dave Brat will fight to keep our nation secure, restore fiscal responsibility and protect the God-given freedoms that make our country great.



Martin Luther King Day: We share a Tradition that unites us

As a seminary student, I studied and was inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King’s work. Dr. King proclaimed the ethics of freedom; he became a voice for …Read More

Congressman Dave Brat on Free Trade

Steven Brodie Tucker, writing at the The Bull Elephant, covers Dave Brat’s recent op-ed in the Washington Examiner “When Free Trade Isn’t Free”. Excerpt: I support the …Read More

WCVE Profile: Congressman Dave Brat

Dave Brat talks with WCVE’s Saraya Wintersmith about a range of topics: his first term taking a combination of ethics and economics to D.C.; how $100 trillion …Read More

Congressman Dave Brat’s Formula for Protecting Gun Rights

Conservative Review published an Op-Ed by Congressman Dave Brat (Virginia, 7th District) articulating five things the next Congress could do to preserve the 2nd Amendment Rights of …Read More

Conservative Congressmen Request a Freeze on Middle East Refugees

Congressman Dave Brat co-authored a letter with Rep. Brian Babin (R-TX) urging leadership to include language in any government funding bill that would put a freeze on …Read More

Arboretum at McGuire VA dedicated to ‘fearless’ Phyllis Galanti

On National POW/MIA recognition day. Dave Brat attended the dedication of the Phyllis Galanti Arboretum, named for Galanti’s late wife, at McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center in …Read More

Brat Chat: "Powhatan Perspectives"

Dave chats with Powhatan HS Coach Jim Woodson

Dave chats with Powhatan HS Coach Jim Woodson in the second of a series of chats with friends and neighbors and constituents on the issues that matter most to our region. Topics in their chat include Social Security, the budget, life on The Hill — and, of course, football.

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Great to be here, out enjoying the day and talking with people, and meeting new friends…
@DaveBratVA7th 3 days ago
Happy to be back here in Gordonsville on this beautiful day for the annual #Porkapalooza with my good friends at…
@DaveBratVA7th 3 days ago
Mock Congress is a great program that help students experience and understand the legislative…
@DaveBratVA7th 3 days ago
Great morning visiting with students participating in their annual Mock Congress @ Maggie L.…
@DaveBratVA7th 3 days ago
On the drive back home from DC yesterday I stopped in Culpeper to visit with business owners and…
@DaveBratVA7th 4 days ago
Flake, Brat Head to White House to Talk Health Savings Accounts
@DaveBratVA7th 5 days ago
Conservatives Coalesce Around New Obamacare Replacement Plan via @MelissaQuinn97 @DailySignal
@DaveBratVA7th 5 days ago
RT @freedomcaucus: The Freedom Caucus supports @RandPaul & @RepSanfordSC's patient-centered, market-driven Obamacare replacement legislatio…
@DaveBratVA7th 6 days ago
US Economic Freedom Has Hit a Historic Low. What Happened? via @AKFREEDOM @DailySignal
@DaveBratVA7th 6 days ago
GOP Congressman Warns Party Losing Urgency via @LifeZette
@DaveBratVA7th 1 week ago
RT @SiriusXMPatriot: A winter storm in NYC could not stop @replouiegohmert and @DaveBratVA7th from joining @JGilliam_SEAL in studio for @W
@DaveBratVA7th 2 weeks ago
Very happy to hear great news about our new AG! Congrats to @SenatorSessions, his wife Mary & entire Sessions famil…
@DaveBratVA7th 2 weeks ago
I'm fighting for a repeal and replacement that provides better health care at lower costs, not a small fix to a tot…
@DaveBratVA7th 2 weeks ago
Time to change status quo to help children trapped in poverty, and ensure all children get a quality education.
@DaveBratVA7th 2 weeks ago
EXCLUSIVE: Rand Paul’s Obamacare Replacement Gains Traction With House Conservatives via @dailycaller
@DaveBratVA7th 3 weeks ago
Great to hear that my friend @SenatorSessions has been been approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee!
@DaveBratVA7th 3 weeks ago
Our nation's job creators just got a big boost from our president today!
@DaveBratVA7th 3 weeks ago
Obama's State Dept stopped processing Iraq refugees for six months in 2011
@DaveBratVA7th 3 weeks ago
Thanks to @jeffkatzshow for having me on to discuss changes in Washington DC including update on #Obamacare repeal
@DaveBratVA7th 3 weeks ago
$15,000 Rotary grant will help @McShinMcShin Foundation battle community addiction
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
With Gloria Pimenta, of the Network Doctor, and Helena Richardson, with HRichNetworks, at the…
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
With McShin Foundation President John Shinholser, being interviewed today by Channel 6 news'…
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
More jobs ahead
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
Nice chat with Fred McCormick, Manager at Arby's in Chesterfield, one of my favorite lunch stops
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
Stopped in at the Innsbrook Rotary breakfast this morning to say hello! @ Innsbrook
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
This morning the Richmond Rotary presented $15,000 to the McShin Foundation in support of their…
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
Time to cut the red tape that is strangling our job creators, and watch our economy (not govt bureaucracy) grow & t…
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
Back in the district to meet with the Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce Women's Business Council…
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
To break cycle of poverty we need free market system w/competition & choice & teaching that biz can be morally good
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago
RT @CRatRMC: Spring meetings: Every 2nd and 4th Monday at 6:30 in Wash-Frank Hall (Washington Room)
@DaveBratVA7th 4 weeks ago