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July 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressmen Bob Gibbs, Bob Latta, and Anthony Gonzalez wrote to Postmaster General Louis DeJoy with questions regarding the Northern Ohio Service District’s continued poor performance.

June 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Citing a need to provide hospitalized veterans and their families peace of mind, Congressman Bob Gibbs introduced the Addressing Care Timelines for Veterans Act to increase the amount of time veterans and their families have to notify the Department of Veterans Affairs of a non-VA hospital admission or emergency department visit.

May 14, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Gibbs led a group of colleagues on a letter admonishing the Biden administration and pushing for a plan of action to help reduce the price of softwood lumber, currently seeing skyrocketing costs and hampering the building of new homes.

May 14, 2021 Blog Post

The big talk now in Washington is infrastructure: How to rebuild our roads, repair the nation’s airports, provide all Americans access to reliable high-speed internet. All of these are worthy endeavors that improve our economy and our way of life.

May 13, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - On Thursday evening, Congressman Bob Gibbs led a letter to Speaker Pelosi saying it is time to return the House to normal operations. Gibbs spearheaded an effort, joined by dozens of colleagues urging Speaker Pelosi to end the coronavirus-related restrictions on House operations.

March 18, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - In response to reports about the American Rescue Plan potentially restricting states’ ability to set their own tax policy, Congressman Bob Gibbs led a group of Ohio members urging Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen to ensure the Treasury Department does not interpret the law in any way that constrains states.

March 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - The day after the U.S. Senate confirmed Michael Regan as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Congressman Bob Gibbs (OH-07) reintroduced two bills to rein in the EPA and protect farmers, landowners, and businesses from overzealous bureaucrats.

March 8, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - On Monday, Congressman Bob Gibbs introduced the No Wireless Installations in Federal Instruments for Voting Act (No WIFI Act), which amends the 2002 Help America Vote Act to prohibit voting systems with capability to wirelessly transmit data to be used in federal elections.

February 5, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Bob Gibbs (OH-7) introduced the Ensuring American Voters Act to prevent foreign nationals from illegally registering to vote. The legislation will require proof of citizenship when someone begins the voter registration process.

January 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Before this week’s votes on impeachment and a resolution seeking the invocation of the 25th Amendment, Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement:


In The News

January 6, 2015 In The News
An article about the 114th United States Congress.
July 2, 2013 In The News
U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs met with Richland County Chamber of Commerce members Monday to talk about upcoming legislation and local officials’ concerns. Gibbs, a Republican representing Ohio’s newly aligned 7th Congressional District, is just one of many elected officials to attend the chamber’s “Meet the Members” luncheons.
July 2, 2013 In The News
Last week, President Obama rolled out his climate change plan in a speech at Georgetown University. His initiative, which includes halting the Keystone XL Pipeline project and making cuts to coal energy, will wipe out American jobs and raise electricity bills for hardworking American families across the country.
July 2, 2013 In The News
I recently had the opportunity to meet the young entrepreneurs representing Stark County at the Junior Achievement Company of the Year competition in Washington, D.C. It is inspiring to see Junior Achievement helping young people to foster business skills at such a young age.
June 28, 2013 In The News
Rep. Bob Gibbs isn’t shy about telling the regulation-happy Environmental Protection Agency to back off. And he hasn’t held back in telling the Army Corps of Engineers it needs to speed up studies and approvals of port dredgings, dams and other crucial water projects.
June 17, 2013 In The News
"That's probably the best part about this job -- getting an opportunity to go out and meet people and see things that you wouldn't see otherwise," says Gibbs.
June 14, 2013 In The News
As House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee leaders plan their version of a Water Resources Development Act, or WRDA, it's clear they want the bill to include provisions to accelerate Army Corps of Engineers civil-works project reviews. The WRDA the Senate passed on May 15 already includes language that aims to move projects faster through reviews.
June 12, 2013 In The News
Football greats including Lynn Swann from the Pittsburgh Steelers, Kellen Winslow of the San Diego Chargers and Steve Largent of the Seattle Seahawks kicked off a legislative initiative on Tuesday that would allow the U.S. Mint to sell gold and silver commemorative coins whose sales would benefit the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
June 12, 2013 In The News
Sen. Rob Portman and GOP Reps. Bob Gibbs and Jim Renacci plan a press conference Tuesday in Washington with Hall of Fame players running back Floyd Little, wide receiver Lynn Swann, tight end Kellen Winslow Sr. and wide receiver Steve Largent.
June 6, 2013 In The News
In the wake of the recent tornado in Moore, Okla., it is important that we all take time to reflect on this tragedy. While the city of Moore begins to rebuild, Americans rally together to bring supplies and prayers to those affected by the tornado.


Photo Galleries

December 17, 2010 Photo Gallery
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November 4, 2011 Video
Gibbs expresses strong support of H.R. 2838, the “Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2011,” and in particular Title VII of the bill, the “Commercial Vessel Discharges Reform Act of 2011.
July 27, 2011 Video
WHIZ TV spoke with Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) about the current debt limit negotiations. For more of the WHIZ Interview, go to
July 18, 2011 Video
Congressman Gibbs speaks on the floor in support of H.R. 2560, The Cut, Cap, and Balance Act.