Senator Budd Introduces Bill Targeting Human Trafficking

Washington, D.C. — Today, Senator Ted Budd (R-NC) introduced the Stopping Traffickers and Their Accomplices Act. The bill would require abortion providers to file a report with the National Human Trafficking Hotline if they have a reasonable suspicion to believe that a woman is a victim of human trafficking. The bill would also require abortion […]

Budd Joins Congressional Aviators to Oppose Biden’s FAA Administrator Nominee

Washington, D.C. — Senator Ted Budd (R-NC) has joined a letter from members of the Senate and House of Representatives who are pilots, urging President Biden to withdraw the nomination of Phillip Washington to serve as Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The signers of this letter include:  On March 1, 2023, Senator Budd […]

Senators Budd & Kelly Introduce Bill to Improve Tracking of High Altitude Balloons

Washington, D.C. — Senators Ted Budd (R-NC) and Mark Kelly (D-AZ) have introduced the bipartisan Seeing Objects at Altitude Regularly (SOAR) Act. The bill requires the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to issue new regulations to require that all high-altitude balloons operating 10,000 feet above sea level be equipped with a tracking system that will transmit […]

Budd & Tillis Pass Resolution Honoring The Late Senator James Broyhill

Washington, D.C. — Senators Ted Budd (R-NC) and Thom Tillis (R-NC) have introduced and passed a Senate resolution honoring the memory of the late U.S. Senator James T. Broyhill (R-NC) who passed away last month. Read the full text of the resolution: Whereas James T. Broyhill was born in Lenoir, North Carolina, on August 19, […]

Budd, Kelly, Tillis, Duckworth Introduce Working Dog Commemorative Coin Act

Washington, D.C. — Today, Senators Ted Budd (R-NC), Mark Kelly (D-AZ), Thom Tillis (R-NC), and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) introduced the bipartisan Working Dog Commemorative Coin Act. The bill would instruct the U.S. Mint to develop a commemorative coin series honoring the critical role working dogs play in our society, while providing financial support to help […]

Budd Cosponsors No TikTok on United States Devices Act

Washington, D.C. — Senator Ted Budd (R-NC) has cosponsored S.85, the No TikTok on United States Devices Act. The bill would prohibit the Chinese-based TikTok application from being downloaded on all U.S. devices and ban all commercial activity related to ByteDance, TikTok’s parent company. The bill was originally introduced by Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO). Sen. […]

Senator Budd Receives True Blue Award From Family Research Council Action

Washington, D.C. — Senator Ted Budd (R-NC) has received Family Research Council Action’s True Blue Award for his unwavering commitment to religious liberty and the rights of the unborn over the last year. Sen. Budd said in a statement: “I am honored to receive the True Blue Award from Family Research Council Action this year. […]

Budd, Colleagues Propose Fair & Open Competition Act

Washington, D.C. — Senator Ted Budd (R-NC) has joined Sen. Todd Young (R-IN) and 17 other colleagues to introduce S.537, the Fair and Open Competition Act (FOCA). The bill would ensure that the federal government and recipients of federal assistance cannot mandate project labor agreements on federal projects, thereby increasing competition and lowering construction costs […]