Press Releases

Sep 29, 2016

Rep. Gosar Continues Fight to Fully Fund PILT, Secure Rural Schools for Western Communities

Issues: Energy, Public Lands and Water

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after calling on House leadership to reauthorize and fully fund the Secure Rural Schools and Payment In Lieu of Taxes (PILT) programs:

Sep 29, 2016

Rep. Gosar Effort to Improve Veterans Crisis Line Signed Into Law

Issues: Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after President Obama signed into law H.R. 5325, which included a Gosar authored provision requiring the Veterans Crisis Line to provide an immediate response from a trained professional to veterans contacting this suicide hotline:

Sep 21, 2016

Lawmakers Seek Answers on Pentagon Employees’ Casino, Strip Club Charges

Issues: Government Oversight and Regulatory Reform, Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) joined a bipartisan group of Representatives calling on Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter to implement new reforms aimed at preventing millions of dollars being misused by Department of Defense (DoD) personnel on government travel credit cards.

Sep 20, 2016

Senate Report Confirms Unlawful EPA Overreach, Need to Block WOTUS Rule

Issues: Government Oversight and Regulatory Reform, Energy, Public Lands and Water

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works released a report documenting numerous examples of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (the Corps) illegally expanding authority over land and waters not under agency jurisdiction:

Sep 6, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Latin American Countries Call for an End to U.S. Immigration Policies Favoring Cubans

WASHINGTON D.C. - Last week, the Center for Immigration Studies reported on leaders from nine Latin American countries delivering a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry calling on the United States to end the “Wet Foot/Dry Foot” and Cuban Adjustment Act policies for Cuban immigrants.

Sep 6, 2016

Rep. Gosar Statement on the Passing of Conservative Icon Phyllis Schlafly

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the passing of Conservative icon and founder of Eagle Forum Phyllis Schlafly:

Aug 26, 2016

In Case You Missed It Arizona Chamber of Commerce: Setting the Record Straight on the Bill Williams Water Rights Settlement Act

Issues: Natural Resources, Energy, Public Lands and Water

PHOENIX, AZ - Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry President and CEO Glenn Hamer penned the following op-ed promoting the facts of the Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Act (H.R. 4924), legislation signed into law in December 2014.

Aug 26, 2016

Rep. Gosar Exposes Center for Biological Diversity for Dishonest “Sue and Settle” Tactics Forcing Arbitrary Listing of Species

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after environmental groups, including the Center for Biological Diversity, announced their intention to pursue countless “sue and settle” lawsuits against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) in an effort to arbitrarily force the listing of hundreds of additional species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA):

Aug 24, 2016

Rep. Gosar Presses Fish and Wildlife Service for Answers on Havasu Boating Closures, Refuge Manager

Issues: Government Oversight and Regulatory Reform, Energy, Public Lands and Water

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after sending a letter to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) Director, Daniel Ashe, seeking answers to arbitrary and lawless decisions made by his agency that effectively closed off recreational boating on Lake Havasu in May of 2015:

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