June 5, 2017 E-Newsletter Archive
June 2, 2017 Press Release
Each year, young men and women from across the District apply for appointments to America’s Service Academies, each year I have the honor of interviewing these young people and putting the very best applicants forward to the academies, and each year our district produces one of the largest groups of exemplary students in the state.
May 30, 2017 E-Newsletter Archive
May 25, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee has unanimously approved a bipartisan bill introduced by U.S. Representatives Rob Woodall (R-GA-07) and Julia Brownley (D-CA-26) that would build upon current law that the two originally authored. The Veterans Expanded Trucking Opportunities (VETOPPS) Act, signed into law as part of the FAST Act in December of 2015, removed regulatory barriers for military veterans continuing or beginning work in the trucking industry.
May 24, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Rob Woodall (R-GA-07) and Jackie Speier (D-CA-14) re-introduced the “Strengthening the Department of Homeland Security Secure Mail Initiative Act (H.R. 2595)” in the U.S. House – where it was overwhelmingly approved last Congress – while U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) is among those leading the charge in the Senate by introducing companion legislation. The measure would update the USCIS Secure Mail Initiative (USCIS SMI) to offer recipients – at no additional cost to the taxpayer – the option of choosing signature-required delivery upon approval and completion.
May 22, 2017 E-Newsletter Archive
May 15, 2017 E-Newsletter Archive
May 9, 2017 Blog Post
What It Does (and doesn’t)
- The AHCA repeals and replaces Obamacare, along with all its federal mandate penalties and taxes that limit individual choice and impede economic growth.
May 8, 2017 E-Newsletter Archive
May 5, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – This week, Congress approved – and the President signed into law – H.R. 244, the “Consolidated Appropriations Act,” which funds the government through September 2017 and invests an additional $25 billion in our nation's armed forces, including the largest pay raise for troops in six years. Also on the list of priorities advanced through the bill is $42.7 million in funding for the ongoing Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP), the largest increase in border security funding in a decade - $12.2 billion – and funding for the implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act, which shifts school control and accountability back to states and communities. U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall (GA 07) voted in favor of the measure.
In The News
December 24, 2014 In The News
As his constituents in the 7th Congressional District celebrate Hanukkah and Christmas, Rep. Rob Woodall took the opportunity to share his thoughts about the holidays.
December 19, 2014 In The News
December 18, 2014 In The News
While some people might find the bipartisan bickering in Congress discouraging, Rep. Rob Woodall is optimistic about the situation in the nation’s capital.
December 15, 2014 In The News
On Thursday, the House of Representatives passed the controversial omnibus and continuing resolution package dubbed “CRomnibus” by a vote of 219-206.
December 12, 2014 In The News
Next month, Gwinnett Republican Rob Woodall will become the first Georgian in some time to join the 61-member House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.
November 13, 2014 In The News
Congress forwarded a bill to President Obama this week that would eliminate 53 outdated, little-used and redundant reports that federal employees spend massive amounts of time to each year to complete.
November 10, 2014 In The News
Lawmakers assembling this week for the first time since the GOP’s decisive midterm-election wins face their latest, looming budget challenge: keeping the government running after its funding expires in mid-December.
November 7, 2014 In The News
During a recent tour of Hunter Technology in Lawrenceville and Viscom in Duluth, Rep. Rob Woodall (R-Ga.) emphasized the importance of manufacturing in the Seventh District.
October 27, 2014 In The News
The two candidates for the 7th Congressional District may come from different points on the political spectrum, but both share an unmistakable passion for their country and the district. That passion is evidenced by the candidates’ choice of descriptors.