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Congressman Rob Woodall

Representing the 7th District of Georgia

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July 25, 2016 E-Newsletter Archive

ADMINISTRATION’S IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL JUST GOT EVEN MORE DANGEROUS

July 18, 2016 E-Newsletter Archive

AMERICANS STAND TOGETHER AGAINST VIOLENCE

July 15, 2016 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – This week, both the House and Senate cleared a bipartisan agreement to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) through September 2017, and the measure is expected to be signed into law by the President today. The legislation is an extension of operational funding without increasing federal spending, and enacts long-term policy reforms to strengthen national security, improve air travel for persons with disabilities, shorten wait times, and among other things, require airlines to reimburse passengers with lost luggage.
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July 11, 2016 E-Newsletter Archive

WORKING TOGETHER TO COMBAT OPIOID ADDICTION

July 6, 2016 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – As a result of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act signed into law last year, the Port of Savannah will receive $44,000,000 for reconfiguration and improvement of its on-dock container transfer facilities to bring rail switching activities inside the Port. The funds were awarded through the Nationally Significant Freight and Highway Projects (NSFHP) Program, which established a competitive grant program known as Fostering Advancements in Shipping and Transportation for the Long-Term Achievement of National Efficiencies (FASTLANE).
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June 27, 2016 E-Newsletter Archive

OBAMA’S UNCONSTITUTIONAL "LAWMAKING" BLOCKED BY SUPREME COURT

June 20, 2016 E-Newsletter Archive

 

CONGRESSIONAL OVERSIGHT AND REFORM IN ACTION

June 16, 2016 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall (GA 07) issued the following statement after supporting House passage of H.R. 5293, the “Department of Defense Appropriations Act.” The most recent of the annual appropriations bills to clear the House, H.R. 5293 provides $575.8 billion in total discretionary budget authority for the Department of Defense for fiscal year (FY) 2017, and includes military personnel, operation and maintenance, procurement, and research provisions.
June 14, 2016 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall (GA 07) voted in support of H.R. 5053, the “Preventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act,” as it was approved by the House of Representatives. The bill would eliminate the Schedule B requirement that non-profit, tax-exempt organizations disclosure personal donor information, and reassert the right of individual Americans to support the organizations of their choice without fear of retaliation by the Internal Revenue Service.
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July 21, 2016 In The News

U.S. Sen. David Perdue and Rep. Rob Woodall, both R-Ga., have renewed calls to go after terrorist groups, including ISIS, in the wake of last week’s terrorist attack in Nice, France.

July 18, 2016 In The News
U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall praised legislation passed by the House and Senate this week that reauthorizes the Federal Aviation Administration for a little over a year.
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June 2, 2016 In The News

U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall, R-Ga., told constituents on Tuesday that he hopes the Water Resources and Development Act of 2016 passed by the House Transportation Committee last week will lead to better governance of water ways and infrastructure.

May 18, 2016 In The News

CUMMING, Ga. —Congressman Rob Woodall, whose district includes much of south Forsyth County, spoke to members of the Cumming Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America at their May monthly meeting.

The Republican 7th District Representative delivered a PowerPoint presentation outlining federal spending on VA hospitals and other programs and services for military veterans.

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May 10, 2016 In The News

SOUTH FORSYTH — Two Forsyth County high school students were among the 12 that District 7 U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall nominated — and who were subsequently accepted — to one of the nation’s four military academies that require a nomination.

Kyle Vargas and Connor Mannion, both seniors at Lambert, will attend the U.S. Naval Academy.

May 9, 2016 In The News

Georgia Department of Transportation Commissioner Russell McMurry gave members of the Gwinnett Chamber fair warning on Wednesday: Orange construction barrels and cones are coming to Interstate 85 this summer.

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May 2, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON, May 2 (Reuters) - It's a U.S. taxpayer's dream: make the Internal Revenue Service go away, and the largest conservative group in Congress is endorsing just that.

The Republican Study Committee, which counts over two-thirds of House of Representatives Republicans as its members, called recently for "the complete elimination of the IRS."

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April 18, 2016 In The News
There are few things that can hang a dark cloud over a beautiful spring day in the middle of April, but Tax Day certainly makes the cut. It’s a shame for many reasons, but perhaps none more than the fact that it simply doesn’t have to be this way.
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April 18, 2016 In The News
FORSYTH COUNTY - Forsyth County high school students interested in attending a military service academy after graduation soon will have the chance to learn more about all five branches in one place.
April 11, 2016 In The News
SOUTH FORSYTH – A high school senior in Forsyth County is one step closer to determining what life will be like next year after being accepted into a military academy.

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