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May 26, 2015 | Gwinnett Daily Post

Gwinnett leaders honor fallen heroes at Memorial Day ceremony

Issues: Veterans

Memorial Day was bittersweet for several elected officials in Gwinnett County. County commissioners, U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall and the mayors of Lawrenceville and Lilburn gathered on Monday at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center to honor the military during the county’s annual Memorial Day ceremony.

May 21, 2015 | Gwinnett Daily Post

Woodall speaks out on Highway Trust Fund extension

Issues: Transportation

U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall (R-Ga.) said the federal House of Representatives’ approval of a two-month extension of the Highway Trust Fund will protect those projects while a long-term solution is hammered out.

May 11, 2015 | AJC

Has Congress mapped a route to transportation funding?

Issues: Transportation

Throughout Georgia’s months-long transportation debate, state leaders kept one eye — and often one wagging finger — pointed several hundred miles to the northeast.

May 8, 2015 | Gwinnett Daily Post

Residents raise foreign policy questions at Woodall forum

U.S. foreign policy issues rose to the top of the minds of residents who attended a town hall forum hosted by U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall, R-Ga., on Thursday

May 4, 2015 | Gwinnett Daily Post

Woodall, Johnson hosting town hall forums this week

Gwinnett County residents will get to meet two of their congressmen face-to-face this week.

Apr 20, 2015 | The Hill

Bill would eliminate lawmakers' 'free mail'

A bipartisan duo want to repeal the congressional franking privilege that allows congressional offices to avoid pre-paying for postage on mass mailings.

Mar 25, 2015 | The Hill

GOP leaders confident budget will pass

Issues: Budget

House Republicans are increasingly confident that they will approve a budget blueprint Wednesday with more robust spending on defense, after several days of working to bridge the gap between fiscal and security hawks.

Mar 23, 2015 | Gwinnett Daily Post

North Gwinnett students win first, third in Congressional art competition

North Gwinnett High students recently won first and third place in the Seventh Congressional District Art Competition: An Artistic Discovery.

Mar 18, 2015 | The New York Times

House Republicans Propose Budget With Deep Cuts

Issues: Budget
Mar 12, 2015 | The Examiner

Georgia Senate wants Congress to move on Fair Tax

Issues: FairTax

The Georgia State Senate passed a measure that would urge the U.S. Congress to enact the Fair Tax. Senate Resolution 350 by a 37-18 margin. The resolution now moves to the Georgia House of Representatives for consideration.