Press Releases

Oct 24, 2013

Georgia Delegation Praises House Passage of Savannah Harbor Expansion Authorization

Issues: Energy

Today, the U.S. House passed the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA), which authorizes the development and maintenance of the nation’s waterway infrastructure, among other critical projects.

Oct 18, 2013

FairTax (H.R. 25) Gains 73rd Co-Sponsor

Issues: FairTax

Congressman Rob Woodall’s FairTax legislation recently acquired its 73rd co-sponsor, giving H.R. 25 (The FairTax) the most support the bill has had since its original introduction by John Linder in 1999. This is a significant step for the legislation that has been receiving consistent growth in support on Capitol Hill for years.

Oct 16, 2013

Woodall Statement on his Opposition to the CR/Debt Limit Legislation

U.S. Representative Rob Woodall issued the following statement regarding his opposition to the CR/Debt Limit legislation that passed the House.

Sep 30, 2013

Woodall Statement Regarding Government Shutdown

Issues: Budget, Health

U.S. Representative Rob Woodall issued the following statement regarding a potential government shutdown.

Sep 20, 2013

Woodall Statement on his Support for H.J. Res. 59

Issues: Health

U.S. Representative Rob Woodall issued the following statement regarding his support for H.J. Res. 59, a bill to continue appropriations for fiscal year 2014, defund and delay Obamacare, and ensure the full faith and credit of the United States.

Sep 1, 2013

Woodall Statement Regarding Administration’s Response to Syria’s Use of Chemical Weapons

Representative Rob Woodall released the following statement in response to the Administration’s comments regarding Syria and the use of chemical weapons.

Aug 23, 2013

Congressman Woodall Receives Spirit of Enterprise Award

Congressman Rob Woodall is making the most of the opportunity to listen to those whom he represents. His schedule has included town hall meetings, individual meetings with constituents, lunches with civic groups, and tours of local businesses, to mention just a few.

Aug 9, 2013

Woodall Speaks at Atlanta Naturalization Ceremony

On Friday morning, America welcomed its newest class of U.S. citizens. In a ceremony led by the Honorable Thomas W. Thrash, U.S. District Court Judge, more than 150 new citizens hailing from more than 50 different countries swore allegiance to America and were naturalized. Congressman Rob Woodall gave the keynote address.

Aug 1, 2013

House Passes Woodall Amendment to Increase Transparency and Accountability in EPA Rulemaking

Issues: Energy

On Thursday, the House passed H.R. 1582, the “Energy Consumers Relief Act,” which requires a full accounting of the effects of any major rule proposed by EPA be submitted to Congress and provides a mechanism for the Secretary of Energy to prohibit the promulgation of any rule that would yield a significant adverse effect on the economy.

Jul 10, 2013

Reps. Schiff, Woodall, and Polis Announce $20 Million in Additional Funding Secured in Appropriations Bill for Cutting-Edge Energy Program

Last night, Reps. Adam Schiff, Rob Woodall and Jared Polis passed a bipartisan amendment to the Energy and Water Appropriations bill which would boost funding for the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) by $20 million, to a total of $70 million a year.