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By Paul Gosar | July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“Giving out bonuses to senior management in the middle of one of the largest and most significant scandals in modern American history is a slap in the face to the American public” 

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 prohibiting bonuses for senior executive service employees at the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The amendment passed with a bipartisan vote of 282-138, with one member voting present, and …

By Paul Gosar | July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
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 “This legislation is a fitting tribute to an honorable Arizonan—one who served this nation in so many ways”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House  unanimously passed H.R. 3027, renaming the Postal Facility at 442 Miller Valley Road in Prescott, Arizona as the “Barry M. Goldwater Post Office”:

“I am proud that the House passed my legislation today honoring Barry Goldwater’s service to this nation. As many know, Barry Goldwater was a businessman-turned-statesman …

By Paul Gosar | July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“The IRS is guilty of targeting innocent Americans, now… I am targeting them”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House passed 3 of his amendments to the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2015:

“I am proud the House supported my efforts to rein in wasteful federal spending by passing 3 of my amendments targeted at some of the most ineffective government agencies, including the Internal Revenue Service …

By Paul Gosar | July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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“The IRS must prove that it can be trusted with the hard earned tax dollars of the American people before it asks Congress to increase its budget”

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House unanimously adopted his amendment reducing funds for the IRS by $353 million as part of the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act for FY 15:

“I am ecstatic that the House of Representatives supported my efforts today to pass …

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
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“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 …