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By Paul Gosar | November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“The last thing we need are more taxes and more government interference  in our daily lives”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after speaking at a press conference sponsored by Congressman Steve Daines (MT-AL) and Senator Ted Cruz (Texas) along with other industry leaders opposing legislation, such as the Marketplace Fairness Act, that would create new online sales taxes:

“American families and small businesses don’t need another tax forced upon them while our economy is still struggling. The …

By Paul Gosar | November 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“The American people are entitled to a competent Attorney General that applies the law equally irrespective of party membership, race or legal status”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the White House announced on Friday evening President Obama’s intent to nominate Loretta Lynch to be the next Attorney General of the United States:

“Following in the footsteps of one of the most lawless Attorney Generals of all time, Eric Holder’s potential successor has her …

By Paul Gosar | November 8, 2014 | 2 Comments
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“This is a blatant attempt to hide a massive, sloppy release of information from the American people on Election Day”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the Department of Justice (DOJ) was forced by U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson to turn over 64,280 pages of documents relating to Operation Fast and Furious that were previously withheld from Congress:

“The self-proclaimed ‘most transparent administration in history’ continues to make a mockery of …

By Paul Gosar | October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“I am pleased to see today’s court ruling validate my legislative effort to protect the Second Amendment”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho declared in Morris v. Army Corps Engineers that carrying a firearm for the purposes of self-defense outside of the home is a constitutional right:

“The Second Amendment enshrines a fundamental right to self-protection. The Constitution is not a lunch menu. Federal agencies cannot …

By Paul Gosar | October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“Congress is the only institution that can hold Tohono O’odham accountable for its fraud, misrepresentation and broken promises”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after submitting important information for the Congressional Record to the Chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, Doc Hastings, regarding the court case, State of Ariz. et al. v. Tohono O’odham Nation (T.O.). Court litigation was filed against T.O. after it announced its intention to acquire lands in trust for an off-reservation …

By Paul Gosar | September 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“This legislation provides Congressional oversight to a mismanaged process that was initiated by bureaucrats within the executive branch”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after introducing the Travel and Resource Access Including Local Stakeholders (TRAILS) Act:

“This legislation puts local communities and stakeholders in the driver seat for developing travel management plans that affect their livelihoods on Bureau of Land Management (BLM) acreage. The country’s vast and unique outdoor landscapes are a fundamental component of …

By Paul Gosar | September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“There is absolutely no room for politics here—the Senate must join the House to provide better preventative care of our forests”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 4, the Jobs for America Act, which passed the House by a vote of 253 – 163. This legislation contained provisions introduced by Rep. Gosar including the Catastrophic Wildfire Prevention Act:

“Today the House gave the Senate another chance to take …

By Paul Gosar | September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“This important legislation reduces the federal footprint, increases BLM efficiency and results in a net reduction of lands managed by the federal government.”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House successfully voted to pass H.R. 3006, legislation authorizing a land exchange involving the acquisition of private land adjacent to the Cibola National Wildlife Refuge in Arizona for inclusion in the refuge in exchange for certain Bureau of Land Management (BLM) lands in …

By Paul Gosar | September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“I could not support this panicked reaction to “do something” that is not thought out and lacks a winnable strategy”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after voting against H.J.Res.124, the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, which included the McKeon Amendment, also known as Authorizing Assisting, Training and Supplying Syrian Opposition. H.J.Res.124 ultimately passed the House with a vote of 319-108 despite Congressman Gosar’s opposition:

“The Continuing Resolution (CR) is another admission that the Senate has …

By Paul Gosar | September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Video: Rep. Gosar Votes to Prevent Harmful EPA Water Grab

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“I am committed to restraining this administration from imposing its agenda through regulatory and bureaucratic fiat”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House voted on H.R. 5078, the Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act. H.R. 5078 successfully passed the House by a bipartisan vote of 262-152:

“Today, the House took action to prevent the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers from blatantly …