Congressman Payne, Jr. on the Community Counterterrorism Act

Sep 22, 2016 Issues: National Security

On September 20, 2016, Congressman Payne, Jr. spoke on the House Floor in support of H.R. 5859, the Community Counterterrorism Act of 2016. This bill authorizes funding for emergency response providers to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the most likely terrorist attack scenarios, including active shooters against major metropolitan areas.