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October 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - On Friday, Congressman Bob Gibbs introduced the CSA Reform Act to increase road safety through strengthening the effectiveness of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Compliance, Safety, and Accountability (CSA) program.

July 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Bob Gibbs introduced the Stop Pilfering Everyone’s Paycheck Protection for Election Results (PEPPER) Act, a bill to require any political organization that received a loan through the CARES Act’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to return the loan to the federal government.

July 6, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Working with the Trump White House and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Congressman Bob Gibbs secured nearly $2 billion in additional federal assistance for children’s hospitals in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

June 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - On Monday, Congressman Bob Gibbs and Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur continued their bipartisan push to provide financial relief for hospitals hurt by the shutdowns mandated as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

May 12, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - In an effort to bring attention to the catastrophic budget shortfalls state departments of transportation (DOTs) are facing, Congressmen Bob Gibbs (OH-7) and Conor Lamb (PA-17) led a bipartisan coalition in Congress urging Republican and Democrat House leaderships to consider the inclusion of financial support for state DOTs in a potential phase four in coronavirus relief legis

May 5, 2020 Press Release

Congressman Bob Gibbs and Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur led a massive bipartisan effort to urge Congressional leadership to continue providing desperately needed financial relief for America’s hospitals in the next phase of legislation in response to the COVID-19 epidemic.

March 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – After passage of the CARES Act, Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement:

March 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Shortly after the announcement of the first cases of Coronavirus in Ohio, Congressman Bob Gibbs unveiled a web resource containing a wide range of information for constituents on Coronavirus prevention, treatment, and up-to-date information from the Centers for Disease Control and Ohio Department of Health.

January 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - In response to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler’s announcement of an updated definition for Waters of the United States, Congressman Gibbs released the following statement:

January 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Participating in the Congressional App Challenge for the second year in a row, Congressman Bob Gibbs announced the winners for Ohio’s Seventh Congressional District. A team of four students from Brunswick High School won for their app e-Cycle, an app that provides examples and methods for people to minimize their impact on the environment.


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.