US Congress Comments

U.S. Congressional Floor Statements in support of National Marriage Week USA

2015
Congresswoman HARTZLER asked and was given permission to address the House for 1 minute concerning National Marriage Week.

2014
Among 7 Congressional Representatives in Special Order for National Marriage Week USA, watch this video clip from U.S Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-1) from the chambers of the U.S. House of Representatives.

2012
U.S. Congressional Record Acknowledges National Marriage Week USA

2012
On February 7, 2012, the US Congress spent 45 minutes presenting National Marriage Week USA and the need for marriage. In addition, an inugural U.S. Congressional reception was held in the U.S. Capitol. See photos below.

Presenters at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14). National Marriage Week USA Executive Director Sheila Weber, Marriage Week International Founder Richard Kane, National Marriage Project (U.Va.) Director Brad Wilcox, and National Marriage Week USA Chairman Chuck Stetson
(From left to right) Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH) (Chair of the Republican Study Committee) with National Marriage Week USA Chairman Chuck Stetson, its Executive Director Sheila Weber, and Congressman Raul Labrador (R-ID)
Congressman Alan Nunnelee (R-MS) and his wife Tori speaking at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) with Sheila Weber and Chuck Stetson at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)
Congressman Reed Ribble (R-WI) talks with Sheila Weber, executive director of National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14) at the organization's Inaugural U.S. Congressional Reception at the U.S. Capitol.

Cindy Fleming with Barbara Grassley, wife of U.S. Senator Grassley, at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congressman Frank Wolf (R-VA) on right with Sheila Weber and Chuck Stetson at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Sheila Weber at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congressman Roscoe Bartlett (R-MD) speaking at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congressman John Carter (R-TX) speaking at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congressman Trent Franks (R-AZ) with National Marriage Week USA chairman Chuck Stetson and executive director Sheila Weber at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congressman John Fleming (R-LA) and his wife Cindy with Sheila Weber at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congressman Scott Garrett (R-NJ) speaking at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congressman Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) with Mariam Bell (on left) and Sheila Weber (on right) at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congressman Randy Hultgren (R-IL) with NMWUSA executive director Sheila Weber at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Congressman Bill Posey (R-FL) and his wife Katie with Sheila Weber at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Rev. Karen Brown of the U.S. House Chaplain’s Office with Sheila Weber at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)

Susan Larson (on left), wife of the late Dr. David Larson, whose ground-breaking academic research was among the first and most esteemed to make the case for marriage, and Sheila Weber at the 2012 Inaugural U.S. Congressional Launch for National Marriage Week USA (Feb. 7-14)
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