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Apr 13, 2016 | Todays News-Herald

Grand Canyon monument: Preserving Arizona wilderness or a naked land grab?

An Obama administration plan to designate 1.7 million acres of northern Arizona wilderness as a national monument was roundly criticized this week when U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar held a hearing in Mohave County.

Apr 8, 2016

Hunting offers best solution for North Rim bison problems

Bills sponsored by Arizona’s two senators and by U.S. Rep Paul Gosar would allow hunting in the remote regions of Grand Canyon National Park. If that plan is approved, hunting would thin the herd, provide protection for Park Service habitat, provide food and also bolster Arizona’s economy.

Apr 4, 2016

House Republicans move to cut Obama's power to create national monuments

Rep. Paul Gosar and 28 other Republicans have signed on to the Protecting Local Communities from Executive Overreach Act, which would update the Antiquities Act. Passed in 1906, the Antiquities Act is the legislative vehicle that gives presidents the authorities to declare national monuments.

Apr 2, 2016

Mohave County wants to widen area for 'Downwinders' compensation

Mohave County Supervisor Gary Watson will introduce a resolution urging Congressmen David Schweikert, Matt Salmon and Martha McSally to sign onto Congressman Paul Gosar’s bill that would expand eligibility boundaries outlined in the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act.

Mar 30, 2016

Why conservatives want to cancel Congress’s lame-duck session, explained

As Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-Ariz.) put it to Fuller: “If you look at these lame ducks, you know, the American public gets screwed.”

Mar 29, 2016

Gosar Lobbies to Restore School Funding

Rim Country Congressman Paul Gosar has submitted a request to restore the Secure Rural Schools funding to the House Appropriations Committee.

Mar 29, 2016

House Conservatives Are Trying To Kill The Lame-Duck Session

The House Freedom Caucus has already changed the direction of Congress this year, derailing — at least temporarily — a House GOP budget that conservatives argue spends too much. Now they have a new target in sight: the lame-duck session.

Mar 25, 2016 | Todays News-Herald

Gosar pressures wildlife officials on lake closures

Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar is pushing for a legislative rider that would block funding for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to carry out closures at the northern end of Lake Havasu.

Mar 22, 2016

Rep. Gosar Continues Fight against Obama Takeover of Local Zoning Decisions

U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. submited a language request to the House Appropriations Committee that would prevent any funds from being used to carry out the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) rule promulgated by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD):

Mar 16, 2016

Gosar: RFS ‘Unsustainable in Today’s Reality’

Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) said Wednesday the Environmental Protection Agency, which is responsible for issuing ethanol volume mandates, has to issue mandates that are lower than required by law, indicating that the Renewable Fuel Standard is “unsustainable in today’s reality”.

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