May 19, 2016 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 4974, the “Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act,” marking the first of the FY2017 appropriations season. The legislation prioritizes combatant command needs while increasing discretionary spending for veterans by 3% from FY2016. Rep. Rob Woodall issued the following statement in support of its passage.
May 16, 2016 E-Newsletter Archive
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May 5, 2016 Press Release
(Lawrenceville, GA) – Last Saturday, Rep. Rob Woodall (GA 07) joined the Georgia delegation at Dobbins Air Reserve Base for the annual Academy Day kick off of a new nomination season, and on Wednesday he hosted a reception for the 7th District students he nominated last year who were subsequently accepted and received appointments. They will soon begin their time at America’s Service Academies, but first they celebrated with family during a visit with the Congressman.
May 4, 2016 Press Release
(Duluth, GA) – Today, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce presented Seventh District Representative Rob Woodall with the Spirit of Enterprise Award in recognition of his pro-economic growth voting record fostering small business and entrepreneurship. Each year the Chamber tracks Members of Congress on key votes to the business community, and Woodall has become a perennial recipient of the award with the highest percentage ranking of the entire Georgia delegation.
May 2, 2016 E-Newsletter Archive
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April 18, 2016 Editorial
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.
April 18, 2016 E-Newsletter Archive
April 14, 2016 Press Release
On Saturday, April 30, 2016, U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall (GA 07) will be partnering with U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson and Georgia’s Congressional Delegation to host Service Academy Day at Dobbins Air Reserve Base from 10:00AM to 11:30AM. The annual event is the largest of its kind in the country, and offers Georgia high school students an opportunity to speak with representatives from each of the five Service Academies as they learn what is required for admittance. Students and those accompanying them must register for Academy Day by Friday, April 22, 2016, at 5:00PM in order to attend.
In The News
April 8, 2014 In The News
Republican Study Committee Chairman Steve Scalise and RSC Budget and Spending Task Force Chairman Rob Woodall today released their FY 2015 budget – Back to Basics.
April 4, 2014 In The News
The Gwinnett-based film “American Made Movie” was released on video-on-demand services this week after a 32-city tour last year. The documentary about the necessity of buying local is now available to more people than ever before, and that, the filmmakers said, is the goal — to raise awareness about the importance of buying American-made products.
April 2, 2014 In The News
House Republicans are throwing Dave Camp under the proverbial bus. Their budget released on Tuesday not only fails to endorse the Ways and Means Committee chairman’s tax reform plan. It goes out of its way to emphasize that Republicans see his proposal, which Camp worked on for three years, as only one of a number of ways to rewrite the Tax Code.
March 28, 2014 In The News
House Republicans next week will call up a slate of bills aimed at reforming the annual budget process, just a week before they plan to pass a formal budget for fiscal year 2015.
March 24, 2014 In The News
Peachtree Ridge art teacher Hope Steele, called a leader and advocate for secondary art teachers, was given the highest award for high school art teachers by the Georgia Art Education Association.
March 19, 2014 In The News
U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall gave an energized PowerPoint presentation Tuesday evening as he discussed national issues with more than 100 supporters at a town hall meeting in Norcross High School.
March 10, 2014 In The News
While many of Georgia’s leaders have taken aims at the FY 2015 budget released by President Obama last week for one item that is missing — funding for the expansion of the port of Savannah — a Gwinnett congressman is unhappy with what is in it.
February 27, 2014 In The News
The House advanced two good-governance bills on Wednesday, including one that would delay an IRS regulation that Republicans say would prematurely limit the free speech of tax exempt groups.
February 20, 2014 In The News
Two of the hottest political topics in the country today, legalizing marijuana and raising the minimum wage, were at the forefront of a discussion on Wednesday between Berkmar High students and Gwinnett Congressman Rob Woodall.
February 12, 2014 In The News
The House voted Tuesday to advance GOP legislation to suspend the debt ceiling for 13 months, although dozens of Republicans voted against their leadership because the bill fails to make any offsetting cuts to federal spending.