Press Releases

Aug 19, 2015

Rep. Gosar, House Colleagues Press for Answers, Demand Accountability from EPA for Cement Creek Spill

Issues: Energy, Public Lands and Natural Resources

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after he and 29 of his House colleagues demanded answers from EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to questions relating to the unresolved August 5, 2015 contamination of Cement Creek:

Aug 19, 2015

Rep. Gosar, House Colleagues Press for Answers, Demand Accountability from EPA for Cement Creek Spill

Issues: Energy, Public Lands and Natural Resources

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after he and 29 of his House colleagues demanded answers from EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to questions relating to the unresolved August 5, 2015 contamination of Cement Creek:

Aug 18, 2015

Rep. Gosar Finds Obama Methane Regulation to Be More Hot Air

Issues: Impact of Excessive Regulations, Energy, Public Lands and Natural Resources

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed new regulations today to limit emissions of methane from the oil and natural gas sector by 40 to 45 percent by 2025, compared to 2012 levels:

Aug 3, 2015

Rep. Gosar Blasts EPA's Clean Power Plan Rule

Issues: Impact of Excessive Regulations, Energy, Public Lands and Natural Resources

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) announced final “Clean Power Plan” rule seeking to dramatically reduce carbon emissions from power plants:

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:

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