March 22, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation – H.R. 1625, the “Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018” – to provide discretionary funding for the remainder of FY2018. The measure incorporated 12 individual appropriations bills that were either passed by the House or approved at Committee level. Most notably, the bill marks a pivot from the previous Administration’s reduction in military funding while making record investments in Georgia priorities such as the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP).
March 22, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – This Friday, March 23, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall will take part in a panel discussion hosted by Vice President Mike Pence and America First Policies on the impacts of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act across Georgia and the country. Following the panel discussion, Vice President Pence will address the crowd.
March 19, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (GA 07) recently hosted doctors and staff from the Community Health Centers of Georgia to further discuss the role of Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) throughout the state. Community health centers specialize in providing cost-effective and high-quality primary and preventive health care that annually saves the health care system $24 billion, largely due to their success in reducing the need for patients to seek care in costlier settings like emergency departments.
March 8, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC –Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (GA 07), House Budget Committee Chairman Steve Womack (R-AR), House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Nita Lowey (D-NY), and fellow appointees to the bipartisan, bicameral Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform held their inaugural meeting to identify and recommend reforms to the budget and appropriations process.
February 23, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced that Rep. Rob Woodall (GA 07) will be one of four House Republicans appointed to the Joint Select Committee on Budget Process Reform – a bipartisan, House-Senate select committee that will pursue reforms to the budget and appropriations process.
February 13, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – This Wednesday, February 14, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall will join CSPAN’s Washington Journal from 8 – 8:30AM to discuss the recently released budget and infrastructure proposals from the White House.
January 30, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Trump issued his first State of the Union Address before Congress, where he highlighted the past year’s achievements, including successful passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, significant regulatory reform, and a thriving economy that currently enjoys a 17-year low in unemployment and a 17-year high in consumer confidence. The President also discussed his policy agenda moving forward. Rep. Rob Woodall (GA 07) issued the following statement in response.
January 22, 2018 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (GA 07) issued the following statement in response to the Senate Democrats’ shutdown of the federal government coming to an end.
December 21, 2017 Press Release
Today, legislation introduced in the House by U.S. Representative Rob Woodall (GA-07), and in the Senate by Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-TX), received final approval in Congress before heading to the President’s desk for signature. The “Jobs for Our Heroes Act,” builds upon current law, the Veterans Expanded Trucking Opportunities (VETOPPS) Act, originally authored by Woodall and signed into law as part of the FAST Act in December of 2015 to remove regulatory barriers for military veterans continuing or beginning work in the trucking industry.
December 20, 2017 Press Release
Today, The U.S. House of Representatives, along with the Senate, passed the Conference Report to accompany H.R. 1, the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” which will now be sent to the President’s desk for his signature. The achievement is the first major tax reform measure since Ronald Reagan’s Presidency. It provides across the board tax rate reductions and takes steps to simplify the tax code while positioning U.S. businesses and job creators to be significantly more competitive globally. Seventh District Representative Rob Woodall supported the measure and issued the following statement after passage.