U.S. Representative Rob Woodall has announced additional dates for his continuing Town Hall Meeting series, including his first lunchtime Telephone Town Hall Meeting next Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at 12:30PM. Woodall has hosted dozens of Town Hall Meetings across his District. All Town Hall Meetings are open to the public and to the press.
U.S. Representative Rob Woodall will join his colleagues on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to hear testimony from top-ranking Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Treasury Department officials next Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at 9:30AM on Capitol Hill.
Last Friday, the IRS made a stunning admission to unfairly targeting conservative groups who applied for tax-exempt status over the last several years. U.S. Representative Rob Woodall, member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government reform and sponsor of legislation that would completely do away with the IRS, issued the following statement.
On Wednesday, President Park Geun-hye, the first woman President of the Republic of Korea, addressed a joint meeting of Congress. U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (R-GA-07) attended the joint meeting and took with him two representatives from the Seventh District, Mr. Travis Kim, Senior Executive Vice President of the Korean American Chamber of Commerce, USA, and President of the Korean American Association of Greater Atlanta, and Mr. Andy Kim, Vice President of the Korean American Chamber of Commerce, U.S.A., Chairman and CEO of Corman Global Group, and Secretary of Korea Southeast U.S. Chamber of Commerce, U.S.A.
U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (R-GA-07) introduced budget reform legislation, H.R. 1871, the “Baseline Reform Act,” on Wednesday. The so-called “baseline” is an automatic inflator of federal spending that occurs irrespective of national needs or priorities. Woodall’s bill, introduced as part of the House Budget Committee’s Budget Process Reform series, eliminates this assumption of automatic annual spending increases in the federal budget.
As a Member of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (R-GA-07) took part in Wednesday’s high-profile hearing on the September 2012 terrorist attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi. Titled, Benghazi: Exposing Failure and Recognizing Courage, the hearing gave Members of Congress, the opportunity to hash out the details of last year’s attack with officials from the U.S. State Department.
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court of the United States struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). U.S. Representative Rob Woodall issued the following statement in response.
U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (R-GA-07) House Budget Committee Member and Chairman of the RSC’s Budget and Spending Taskforce, issued the following statement in support of passage of The Path to Prosperity: A Responsible, Balanced Budget¸ the House Budget Committee’s FY 2014 budget resolution.
U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (R-GA-07), House Budget Committee Member and Chairman of the RSC’s Budget and Spending Taskforce issued the following statement in support of The Path to Prosperity: A Responsible, Balanced Budget.
U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (R-GA-07) received the Manufacturing Legislative Excellence award on Friday, March 8, 2013, from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) for his votes during the 112th Congress in favor of manufacturing.