July 26, 2011 Press Release
On Tuesday, July 26, 2011, as part of a hearing on the economic impact of consumption-based tax models, the House Committee on Ways and Means heard testimony on the FairTax.
July 21, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Woodall recognized the one-year anniversary of the passage of the “Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act,” a law commonly referred to as “Dodd-Frank,” by issuing the following statement.
July 21, 2011 Editorial
This new Congress responded to Americans’ calls by passing — through an open process — a budget that cuts borrowing, provides regulatory and tax reforms, and strengthens Medicare for today’s and tomorrow’s retirees.
July 15, 2011 Editorial
The U.S. is no longer the best place in the world to do business. Good news: The FairTax can change that.
July 12, 2011 Press Release
On Monday evening, the House passed two amendments to the Energy and Water Appropriations Bill that were written and introduced by Congressman Rob Woodall (R-GA). Under a new policy implemented by House Republicans, all money saved from programs cut in appropriations bills can be deposited in a Spending Reduction Account, so that money cut from programs will not be spent on any other projects.
July 7, 2011 Press Release
On the 799th day since the U.S. Senate last passed a budget, Congressman Woodall (R-GA) took to the House Floor and delivered the following remarks today regarding our nation’s looming debt crisis.
July 4, 2011 Editorial
We, therefore, the Representatives of the United States of America, in General Congress, Assembled … declare that these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, Free and Independent States.”
June 29, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Rob Woodall (R-GA) issued the following statement after a federal court of appeals' overturning of U.S. District Judge Magnuson’s ruling that water from Lake Lanier could not be used as drinking supply—a decision that would have greatly limited the metro-Atlanta water supply had it gone into effect as it would have in June 2012.
June 24, 2011 Press Release
The House of Representatives was unable to pass a bill today to prevent the funding of hostilities operations in Libya. Congressman Woodall voted in favor of this bill, H.R. 2278, and issued the following statement.