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Congressman Rob Woodall

Representing the 7th District of Georgia

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June 18, 2018 E-Newsletter Archive

SHEP RECEIVES A RECORD $85 MILLION

June 11, 2018 E-Newsletter Archive

GEORGIA EARNS HUGE DEPARTMENT FEDERAL DOT GRANT

June 7, 2018 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, the U.S. House passed (H.R. 8), the “Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2018” – which provides for improvements to America’s ports, inland waterways, locks, dams, flood protection, ecosystem restoration, and other water resources. The measure was unanimously approved by the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee last month, and easily cleared the full House today with a vote of 408 - 2.
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June 4, 2018 E-Newsletter Archive

GEORGIA CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION HOSTS VETERANS EXPO

May 29, 2018 E-Newsletter Archive

MEMORIAL DAY: A TIME TO REMEMBER

May 23, 2018 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee unanimously voted to advance (H.R. 8), the “Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2018” – which provides for improvements to America’s ports, inland waterways, locks, dams, flood protection, ecosystem restoration, and other water resources – setting up the measure for full House consideration. The legislation includes a critical increase in the authorized cost of the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP) to ensure the completion of Georgia’s top economic priority remains on schedule.
May 22, 2018 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the “Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act (S. 2155)” to drastically reform and reduce the many excessive regulations placed on local financial institutions by the Dodd-Frank Act, which had a disproportionately negative effect on community-based entities and the customers they serve. When the Dodd-Frank Act was passed, it was billed as Wall Street reform, but smaller institutions – such as local banks and credit unions – lacking the personnel and financial resources of larger firms found themselves unable to compete and serve the needs of the community.
May 21, 2018 E-Newsletter Archive

HOUSE CONTINUES DEBATE ON 2018 FARM BILL  

May 14, 2018 E-Newsletter Archive

PRESIDENT TRUMP WITHDRAWS U.S. FROM IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL

Last week began with President Donald Trump announcing that the United States will be re-imposing sanctions on Iran, thereby ending our participation in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), known as the Iran Nuclear Deal.

May 9, 2018 Press Release
Washington, DC – On Tuesday, President Trump announced his intention to terminate United States participation in the 2015 Obama-era Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), otherwise known as the Iran Nuclear Agreement, which the President stated “failed to protect America’s national security interests.” He has also directed his Administration to immediately begin the process of re-imposing sanctions related to critical sectors of Iran’s economy, such as its energy, petrochemical, and financial sectors.

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June 8, 2018 In The News

The federal government is pledging significant funding for the addition of new express lanes on Ga. 400.

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June 8, 2018 In The News

Rep. Rob Woodall, R-Ga., recently visited woodworking machinery maker SCM’s facility in Duluth, Ga.

February 5, 2018 In The News
Woodall, R-Ga., recently visited the Marena Group, whose apparel covers a wide range of fields, from surgical recovery to athletic performance improvement. The congressman’s office said he highlighted the importance of job-creators and policy-makers working together during his visit to the 24-year old company, which was founded by Vera and Bill Watkins.
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July 31, 2017 In The News

Security cameras will be allowed on private docks at Lake Lanier, the Army Corps of Engineers announced Friday.

July 31, 2017 In The News

Anyone who owns one of the more than 10,500 permitted docks on Lake Lanier can now put security cameras on them for the first time since 2004.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Friday they removed cameras from the list of items prohibited on “permitted private floating facilities” at the lake, effective immediately.

May 1, 2017 In The News

The big things take time. They always do. We all prefer immediate results that align exactly with our own notion of what’s best, but such scenarios rarely exist — if at all — and certainly not when building consensus in a place like Washington, D.C.

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April 18, 2017 In The News

Local congressmen praised Georgia Department of Transportation officials for their work to quickly rebuild and re-open Interstate 85 in Atlanta after a tour of the construction site on Friday.

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April 18, 2017 In The News

Tax Day is fast approaching and tax reform conversations are once again front and center in households across the country. Millions of Americans busily sort through the excessively complex, often punitive tax code while thinking there must be a better way — and there is.

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February 23, 2017 In The News
For all of its supporters’ sincere high hopes, Obamacare has been failing for a long time. With its long-expected collapse nearing, the time to come together around a better way is now.
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