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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 …

By Paul Gosar | September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Video: Rep. Gosar Spars with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Director over Fish Stocking Program!

“I am pleased that I was able to get the Director on the record stating that once repairs are made to the water delivery system at the Hatchery, the trout stocking program will resume”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House Committee on Natural Resources held an oversight hearing titled The Status of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s (USFWS) Responses to Committee Subpoenas and the Continued Lack of Transparency about …

By Paul Gosar | September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“The President has stretched the checks and balances of our government past its breaking point”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House voted in favor of H.RES.644, condemning and disapproving of the Obama administration’s failure to comply with the statutory requirement to notify Congress before releasing the Taliban five. The Resolution successfully passed by a bipartisan vote of 229-179:

“In the waning years of President Obama’s time in office, we have continued to …

By Paul Gosar | August 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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 “The Obama Administration has once again taken executive action to undermine our system of laws”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) wrote a letter addressed to Attorney General Holder, Homeland Security Secretary Johnson and U.S. Attorney for Arizona John Leonardo regarding alterations to the prosecutorial guidelines prescribed in Operation Streamline.

“The Obama Administration has once again taken executive action to undermine our system of laws. It should come as no surprise that the President, the Attorney General and the …

By Paul Gosar | August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
Spending Cuts

“I have been relentless in my pursuit to restore fiscal responsibility as well as commonsense to a bloated federal government that has lost its way”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement recapping his efforts to cut unnecessary and wasteful government spending through the fiscal year 2015 (FY15) appropriation bills that successfully passed through the House of Representatives:

“In the fiscal year 2015 appropriations process, I had more success than any other member of Congress, passing …

By Paul Gosar | August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“The silence has been deafening”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) sent a letter to head officials within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to chastise them for stonewalling his congressional inquiries stemming from the questionable policies and practices behind the Department’s transfers of illegal aliens within the United States. The initial inquiries from Rep. Gosar’s office were made at a staff level over 90 days ago with an understanding that the questions would be received as …

By Paul Gosar | August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
Algenol Biofuels

”Arizonans welcome thousands of jobs and an $800 million investment”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) spearheaded an Arizona Delegation letter to Algenol Biofuels’ CEO Paul Woods urging the company to select Arizona as a location for a new commercial facility, which will create nearly 3,000 construction jobs and 800 direct jobs. Rep. Gosar’s letter was signed by several members of Arizona’s House delegation, including: Reps. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.), Matt Salmon (R-Ariz.), Ron Barber (D-Ariz.), Ed Pastor …

By Paul Gosar | August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“It is deplorable that the EPA has not scheduled public hearings in communities that will lose thousands of jobs if these overreaching regulations are adopted”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after spearheading a bipartisan letter (click here to read) to Administrator Gina McCarthy regarding public hearings held by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) during the week of July 28th on new proposed regulations for existing power plants:

“The public hearings …

By Paul Gosar | August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
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From the Arizona Republic:

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“U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar introduced legislation Thursday to regulate the labeling, transporting and licensing of human tissues for medical research and education.

“The Arizona Republican’s bill comes as the FBI, Arizona Attorney General’s Office and other law-enforcement officials are investigating whether the Biological Resource Center in Phoenix and facilities in other states handled bodies as donors intended, and whether they properly screened for infectious diseases.

“Body donation is a burgeoning …