Utah State Legislative Session - Mobile Office February 26 - March 1

Feb 26, 2024

Members of Sen. Lee's staff will be at the Utah State Capitol every day of the Utah Legislative Session to assist Utahns with any issues they may be having with the federal government.

This upcoming week staff will be on the first floor at a variety of times.

02/26 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 105
02/27 9:00 - 10:30 am - Room 105
02/28 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 105
02/29 9:00 - 10:30 am - Room105
03/01 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 160

Lee Calls Out Commerce: Time's Up on Pause for Gun Export Licenses

Feb 21, 2024

WASHINGTON – Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) led a letter urging the Biden Administration to end the unilateral pause on issuing new export licenses for American firearms manufacturers by the Department of Commerce. This pause, initiated on October 27, 2023, purportedly to enhance national security interests, has instead inflicted financial harm on numerous businesses without tangible security benefits. Despite indicating that the pause would last only approximately 90 days, the moratorium on issuing new export licenses remains in effect, and the Commerce Department refuses to clarify when they will lift the pause.

Lee Leads Call for Senate Trial on Mayorkas Impeachment

Feb 20, 2024

Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) has led his colleagues calling for Minority Leader Mitch McConnell to demand a Senate trial for Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, noting the Senate's constitutional responsibility to conduct a thorough trial following the House's impeachment articles.

Utah State Legislative Session - Mobile Office February 20 - 23

Feb 20, 2024

Members of Sen. Lee's staff will be at the Utah State Capitol every day of the Utah Legislative Session to assist Utahns with any issues they may be having with the federal government.

This upcoming week staff will be on the first floor at a variety of times.

02/20 9:00 - 10:30 am - Room 105
02/21 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 105
02/22 9:00 - 10:30 am - Room 105
02/23 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 105

Mike Lee Demands Senate Trial for Impeached DHS Secretary Mayorkas

Feb 13, 2024

WASHINGTON – Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) issued the statement below following the U.S. House of Representatives vote to impeach Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas:

MEDIA ADVISORY: Senator Lee, Senator Vance, Elon Musk, and David Sacks Will Discuss Ukraine Funding on X Spaces At 6:00PM ET

Feb 12, 2024

WASHINGTON – Today at 6:00 PM ET, Senator Mike Lee (R-UT), Senator JD Vance (R-OH), Elon Mush, and David Sachs will participate in a X Spaces conversation on U.S. funding for the war in Ukraine.

Utah State Legislative Session - Mobile Office February 12 - 16

Feb 12, 2024

Members of Sen. Lee's staff will be at the Utah State Capitol every day of the Utah Legislative Session to assist Utahns with any issues they may be having with the federal government.

This upcoming week staff will be on the first floor at a variety of times.

02/12 2:00 - 4:00 pm - Room 105
02/13 9:00 - 10:30 am - Room 105
02/14 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 105
02/15 9:00 - 10:030 am - Room 105
02/16 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 105

Senators Alarmed by FDA's Chief Scientist's Perspectives on Promotions

Feb 8, 2024

Senator Mike Lee (R-UT), joined by Senators Eric Schmitt (R-MO) and Mike Braun (R-IN), raised concerns to FDA Commissioner Robert Califf about the expressed views of Dr. Namandje Bumpus, the agency's Chief Scientist. The letter urges Commissioner Califf to consider how Dr. Bumpus's potential promotion to Principal Deputy Commissioner could influence the FDA's hiring and promotion practices and questions whether her perspective aligns with the FDA's mission to protect public health.

Utah Congressional Delegation Announces Passport Fairs in Coordination with State Department

Feb 5, 2024

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Mitt Romney (R-UT), and Representatives John Curtis (UT-03), Blake Moore (UT-01), Burgess Owens (UT-04), and Celeste Maloy (UT-02), in coordination with the Department of State, today announced five “Passport Fairs” throughout the state. Utahns in need of a passport, or those whose passports have expired or will expire in the next year, may register for an appointment from February 13 – 17 at one of five locations. Expedited processing will be available. Details can be found below.

Utah State Legislative Session - Mobile Office February 5 - 9

Feb 5, 2024

Members of Sen. Lee's staff will be at the Utah State Capitol every day of the Utah Legislative Session to assist Utahns with any issues they may be having with the federal government.

This upcoming week staff will be on the first floor at a variety of times.

02/05 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 160
02/06 9:00 - 10:30 am - Room 105
02/07 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 170
02/08 9:00 - 10:30 am - Room 105
02/09 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Room 105