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By Paul Gosar | July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“This is an amendment about restoring fiscal responsibility and efficiency to federal spending”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House passed his amendment to prevent the Department of Energy from using funds for a new climate change model development program. This amendment passed by a bipartisan vote of 226 to 194 and was attached to the fiscal year 2015 Energy and Water Appropriations Act:

“I am pleased to see my colleagues in the House …

By Paul Gosar | July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“It’s time for the federal government to stop flushing taxpayer dollars down the toilet”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House passed his amendment to prohibit millions of dollars from being spent on high-efficiency toilet exchanges. The amendment passed by unanimous consent and was attached to the fiscal year 2015 Energy and Water Appropriations Act:

“With an out of control debt and no end in sight, it is beyond crazy to have the federal …

By Paul Gosar | July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Another Montana gem, the Big Hole.

“This legislation will preserve jobs, strengthen local economies and ensure the continuation of vibrant recreational fishing economies in Arizona and throughout the nation”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after introducing the Fish Hatchery Protection Act:

“Today, I am proud to introduce important legislation which will prevent the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service from arbitrarily killing jobs and harming local economies. My bill will preserve propagation fish hatcheries and propagation programs within the National Fish …

By Paul Gosar | July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“This unilateral decision will impose costly and burdensome regulations on American families”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after learning of the  Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) intent to publish a final rule for Regional Haze requirements that would affect six facilities in Arizona:

“The Regional Haze Rule has nothing to do with public health and was established for the sole purpose of attempting to restore natural visibility in national parks and wilderness …

By Paul Gosar | June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“These brave men made the ultimate sacrifice fighting to protect our citizens and for that we will be eternally grateful”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement honoring the lives of the 19 elite Granite Mountain Hotshot firefighters who were killed one year ago in the Yarnell Hill Fire:

“To this day, words cannot express my sadness and the depth of my condolences to the families of the 19 brave first responders who gave their lives …

By Paul Gosar | June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“The administration must secure the border and stop giving amnesty to illegal immigrants” 

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after becoming an original cosponsor of H.R. 4962, the National Border and Homeland Security Act:

“The Obama Administration has created an immigration crisis by failing to enforce the laws on the books and failing to secure our border. This lack of willpower has generated significant public-health and public-safety dangers for the people of Arizona and citizens throughout the country. I …

By Paul Gosar | June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Video: Video: Gosar Rakes EPA Administrator Over the Coals!

 “It is time to ask serious questions about what it will take to stop the administration’s deliberate overreach”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following video of his question and answer exchange at the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing that investigated  problems involving the management of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The witnesses at the hearing included EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy:

Below are highlights from the transcript:

Rep. Gosar: “Administrator McCarthy, in August 2011, President Obama acknowledged in a …

By Paul Gosar | June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“I am encouraged by the actions of my colleagues as they join me in my efforts to examine how every federal dollar is spent” 

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House Appropriations Committee passed the Financial Services Appropriations Act which included one of his legislative efforts:

“I am pleased that the House Appropriations Committee agreed to my legislative effort to end the wasteful and ridiculous practice of spending millions of dollars teaching federal agencies …

By Paul Gosar | June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“This overreach is just another effort by an administration that has shown no interest in working with the legislative branch”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power held an oversight hearing on recent actions by the Obama Administration to alter longstanding water rights and eliminate multiple land and water uses for public and private lands:

“On June 2, 2014, I co-hosted a joint field hearing in …

By Paul Gosar | June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
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 ”I hope this trip to Nogales will spur Secretary Johnson to change the Administration’s failed immigration policies”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the Secretary of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, announced that he will travel to Nogales, Arizona on June 25, 2014, to visit the facilities housing detained illegal immigrants:

“It is about time that someone from the Administration made the trip down to Arizona and witnessed with their own eyes the consequences of their …