Press Releases

Apr 27, 2015

Woodall Statement Regarding Japanese PM Shinzo Abe Addressing Congress

Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (GA-07) issued the following statement regarding the Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, speaking before a joint session of Congress on April 29, 2015.

Apr 16, 2015

Reps. Woodall and Duckworth Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to End Congressional “Free Mail”

Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (R-GA-07) and U.S. Representative Tammy Duckworth (D-IL-08) introduced H.R. 1873, the "Ending Special Mail Privileges for Congress Act." This bipartisan legislation repeals a federal law, known as the franking privilege, that allows Members of Congress to use their signature in the corner of an envelope as postage. Originally adopted by the Continental Congress in 1775, the process still exists today, and enables Congressional offices to send millions of dollars' worth of mail through the USPS each year without the typical pre-payment requirement.

Apr 15, 2015

Woodall, Perdue, & Moran Lead FairTax Effort in Congress

Issues: FairTax

U.S. Representative Rob Woodall and U.S. Senators David Perdue (R-GA) and Jerry Moran (R-KS) issued the following statements in support of H.R. 25 and S. 155, the FairTax Act of 2015.

Mar 3, 2015

Woodall Statement Regarding DHS Funding

Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (GA 07) issued the following statement regarding his vote against H.R. 240, the “Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015.”

Feb 24, 2015

Woodall Reacts to President Obama’s Veto of Keystone XL Authorization

Issues: Energy

Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall issued the following statement in reaction to the presidential veto of S. 1, authorizing construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.

Feb 23, 2015

National security, energy, and budget among topics at Woodall Town Hall

After a flurry of activity on Capitol Hill for the first 6 weeks of America’s new Congress, Members have returned home to hear from constituents. Having already conducted a series of telephone town hall meetings this year, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall hosted an in-person town hall meeting on Thursday evening.

Feb 11, 2015

Woodall Paves Way for Passage of “Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act”

Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (GA 07) managed the rule for debate of the Keystone Pipeline bill on the floor of the House, clearing the final hurdle for this bill to be sent to the President’s desk for his signature. Woodall issued the following statement regarding his work on behalf of the “Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act.”

Feb 3, 2015

Woodall Supports Full Repeal of Obamacare

Issues: Health

Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (GA 07) issued the following statement regarding his support of H.R. 596, the “To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.”

Jan 27, 2015

Woodall Named to Highways, Aviation Subcommittees

Issues: Transportation

In his new role on the powerful Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall has secured positions on both the Highways and the Aviation subcommittees.

Jan 20, 2015

Woodall Responds to State of the Union Address

U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (GA 07) issued the following statement regarding the President’s State of the Union Address. Prior to the speech, Woodall hosted a telephone town hall meeting to hear from constituents.

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