Press Releases

Apr 16, 2015

Rep. Gosar Introduces Bill to Increase Transparency of Environmental Compliance Costs

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after introducing H.R. 1869, the Environmental Compliance Cost Transparency Act, which requires federal agencies active in the wholesale power business to disclose the costs of environmental compliance to their customers:

Apr 16, 2015

Rep. Gosar, Sen. McCain Take Stand for Prescott Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after sending a letter with Senator John McCain (R-AZ) to Major General Robert M. Worley II, USAF (Ret.), Director of the Education Service at the Veterans Benefit Administration, seeking an explanation regarding the Administration’s recent suspension of enrollment certifications for veteran students who were accepted into, but not already enrolled in, the aviation programs at Yavapai College in Prescott, Arizona:

Apr 14, 2015

Following Congressional Pressure, U.S. Forest Service Withdraws Overreaching Groundwater Directive

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after U.S. Forest Service Deputy Chief Leslie Weldon announced the decision to permanently withdraw the Proposed Directive on Groundwater Management (Groundwater Directive) during today’s House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans:

Apr 13, 2015

Rep. Gosar Joins Chairman Shuster in Introducing New Bill to Stop EPA's Water Grab

Issues: Natural Resources, Role of Government, Transparency, and Civility

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after joining the Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Bill Shuster (PA-09) in introducing the Regulatory Integrity Protection Act:

Apr 9, 2015

Rep. Gosar Leads Charge to Terminate Secret Central American Amnesty Flight Program

Issues: Immigration

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after circulating a letter among House colleagues for signature that is addressed to President Obama and other related agency heads demanding the immediate termination of the recently announced Central American Minors (CAM) Refugee/Parole Program:

Apr 7, 2015

Rep. Gosar: Cautiously Optimistic about ICE Decision Not to Release Detained Illegal with Drug Resistant Tuberculosis into AZ Community

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after federal officials from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) put out a public statement following a request from Rep. Gosar and several Arizona colleagues demanding that a detained illegal immigrant with a drug-resistant strain of tuberculosis (TB), not be released into Pinal County Arizona:

Apr 3, 2015

Rep. Gosar Warns ICE Not to Release Illegal with Drug Resistant Tuberculosis into AZ Community

WASHINGTON D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after sending a letter with U.S. Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake as well as Representative Ann Kirkpatrick, urging Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS), Jeh Johnson and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Director Sarah Saldaña not to release an illegal immigrant with drug resistant tuberculosis (TB) into the Pinal County Community:

Apr 3, 2015

Rep. Gosar Announces 2015 Easter Card Competition Winners

With Easter right around the corner, I am excited to announce the winners from my annual Easter Card Competition!

Mar 27, 2015

Rep. Gosar Advances Legislative Action to Prohibit Funding for Common Core

Issues: Education, Role of Government, Transparency, and Civility

WASHINGTON D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after submitting a funding rider request with 33 of his colleagues urging the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies to prohibit any funds in fiscal year 2016 from being used to fund Common Core:

Mar 27, 2015

Rep. Gosar Continues to Lead Effort Prohibiting Funds for Implementing Obama's Executive Amnesty

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after leading a legislative effort supported by 14 House colleagues to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security asking for a funding rider in the fiscal year 2016 appropriations act that would prohibit funds or collected fees from being used to implement President Obama’s numerous executive amnesty orders:

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