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By Paul Gosar | May 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) penned a letter, supported by the entire Arizona delegation, addressed to the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) asking them to intervene and prevent the auctioning of sacred Hopi artifacts by the Auction House EVE, located in Paris, France, before the next auction scheduled for June 1, 2015. Late last year, Hopi Chairman Herman Honanie sought out Congressman Gosar, and other members of the Arizona delegation, …

By Paul Gosar | May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
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“The arbitrary decision by the Department of Justice to terminate this worthwhile program is misguided and negatively impacts Arizonans”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after introducing a bill, H.RES.281, supported by seventeen of his colleagues which demands the Obama Administration resume Operation Streamline and the prosecution of first time illegal immigrant border crossers:“The Obama Administration continues to defy logic, commonsense and the law when it comes to immigration policy. Terminating Operation Streamline …

By Paul Gosar | May 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
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“Let me be blunt: Regardless of any opinions on medical or recreational marijuana use, federal welfare dollars should not be spent to purchase weed”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after introducing the No Welfare for Weed Act, with the support of 24 bipartisan cosponsors, which closes a loophole that currently prevents individual states from banning welfare recipients ability to purchase marijuana with welfare benefits:

“It should go without saying that hard-earned taxpayer money should …

By Paul Gosar | May 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Video: Rep. Gosar Exposes Indian Tribe’s Dishonesty, Submits Litigation into Congressional Record

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) submitted a statement for the Congressional Record 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 casino on a parcel of land in Glendale, Arizona.

“I submitted a statement for the official Congressional Record on the House floor in order to supplement the record on H.R. 308, the Keep the …

By Paul Gosar | May 14, 2015 | 2 Comments
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“The cornerstone of the Declaration of Independence is the protection of life and today we reaffirm that gruesome abortion procedures have no place in our society”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House successfully passed H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, by a vote of 242-184-1 which prohibits late term abortions for unborn babies after 20 weeks post-fertilization:

“In the wake of the horrifying discoveries of the Philadelphia abortion 

By Paul Gosar | May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
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“The EPA wanted this fight and today, the House hit back  with bipartisan support”

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 1732, the Regulatory Integrity Protection Act, by a vote of 261-155:“Today the House passed critical legislation and pushed back against the continued regulatory overreach of this administration by rejecting the WOTUS proposed rule.

“This terrible agency proposal would have disastrous effects and economic consequences for agriculture, small business and …

By Paul Gosar | May 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

“The House has voted multiple times against this lawlessness and illegal amnesty controversies should not jeopardize the funding for our men and women in uniform”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after taking several actions to prevent controversial amnesty language from being included in the fiscal year 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that aims to allow illegal immigrants to serve in the United States Armed Forces:“I am outraged that our military …

By Paul Gosar | May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
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“Relocating Arizona’s BLM office defies commonsense and will lead to permitting delays, job losses, increased wildfires and less efficient land management”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after spearheading a letter with bipartisan support from his House colleagues to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Director Neil Kornze asking him to suspend any consideration of merging the Arizona and New Mexico state offices:

“Relocating Arizona’s BLM office to Santa Fe defies commonsense and will lead …

By Paul Gosar | May 3, 2015 | 0 Comments
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“Congress owes the American people the highest level of oversight ensuring that neither energy resources or tax dollars are wasted”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after successfully passing amendments on the House floor that cut wasteful federal spending at the Department of Energy (DOE), thereby attaching them to the Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2016:

The first of two Gosar amendments targeted at waste, fraud and …

By Paul Gosar | May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
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“The vital water, energy, economic and ecological benefits provided by federally-owned and operated dams must be protected”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after successfully passing amendments on the House floor that protect and promote critical water infrastructure, thereby attaching them to the Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2016:

The first of these three amendments, the Gosar-Newhouse amendment, targeted at supporting water storage projects would