Press Releases

Jul 30, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Senator Mike Lee Joins Rep. Gosar in the fight to Block Obama's Utopian Housing Regulation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) introduced a Senate bill similar to Congressman Gosar’s Local Zoning and Property Rights Protection Act, H.R. H.R. 1995, which would prohibit the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) from implementing a new regulation known as Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH).

Jul 30, 2015

Rep. Gosar Bill to Increase Transparency at Bureau of Reclamation Passes Senate Committee

Issues: Energy, Public Lands and Natural Resources, Energy and Public Lands

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee successfully passed the Senate version of the Congressman’s Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) Transparency Act of 2015 by voice vote:

Jul 30, 2015

Rep. Gosar Cosponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Reform the Equal Access to Justice Act

Issues: Energy and Public Lands, Spending Cuts and Fiscal Responsibility

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after joining five other original sponsors in introducing H.R. 3279, the Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act, which aims to strengthen the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA) by reinstating the tracking and reporting requirements for how much money is being paid out by the federal government under this law:

Jul 29, 2015

Rep. Gosar Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Ensure Justice for “Downwinders” Exposed to Government Radiation Testing

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after introducing the Downwinders Compensation Act of 2015 which will ensure partial restitution to victims who now have cancer and other serious medical issues as a result of being exposed to nuclear fallout and radiation during government testing:

Jul 29, 2015

Rep. Gosar to EPA Administrator McCarthy: “Shame on You for Disregarding Rule of Law”

Issues: Energy, Public Lands and Natural Resources, Energy and Public Lands

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after submitting revelatory evidence into the Congressional Record after participating in a full Oversight and Government Reform Committee Hearing titled “EPA Mismanagement Part II” where he questioned EPA Administrator, Gina McCarthy, on recent reports that senior Army Corps of Engineer (Corps) employees expressed serious legal and scientific deficiencies with the final draft of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule:

Jul 29, 2015

Rep. Gosar & 34 Members Make Bipartisan Push to Move Public Lands Renewable Energy Development Act

Issues: Impact of Excessive Regulations, Energy and Public Lands

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after being joined by 34 members of the House in formally requesting the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources hold a hearing on H.R. 2663, the Public Lands Renewable Energy Development Act of 2015:

Jul 28, 2015

House Votes to Put the Brakes on Runaway Regulatory Policies of Obama Administration

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 427, the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act, an important step in reeling in Washington’s out-of-control regulatory machine:

Jul 28, 2015

House Votes to Provide Veterans with Cost-of-Living Adjustment, Streamline VA Claims Process

Issues: Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House unanimously passed H.R. 675, the Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) Act of 2015, which includes numerous provisions aimed to increase support to veterans with service-connected disabilities, improve the veterans disability compensation appeals process and increase efficiencies as well as transparency within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA):

Jul 28, 2015

Rep. Gosar and 17 Members Request Hearing to Examine Radical Obama Housing Regulation

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after formally requesting, along with 17 other members of Congress, that the House Judiciary Committee hold a hearing on the Congressman’s sponsored legislation, H.R. 1995, the Local Zoning and Property Rights Protection Act:

Jul 27, 2015

Rep. Gosar and House Oversight Committee Members Call for Removal of IRS Commissioner Koskinen

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after a press conference held by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee announcing a letter to President Obama, which Congressman Gosar signed, calling for the removal of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen for his dereliction of duty and breach of public trust:

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