WASHINGTON, D.C. - This morning, the House Committee on Agriculture passed H.R. 1599, the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, sending the bill to the House floor for a vote. H.R. 1599 ensures national uniformity in labeling non-genetically modified foods.
After approval and passage by the committee, Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Bob Gibbs applauds his colleagues on the passage of a series of bills focused on helping small businesses and veterans. On Monday evening, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2499, the Veterans Entrepreneurship Act, which directs the Small Business Administration (SBA) to eliminate the fees made to loan applications from veterans.
WASHINGTON, DC – Following the release of the Supreme Court’s decision on King v. Burwell, Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, the House passed the Ratepayer Protection Act of 2015 to delay the EPA’s implementation of their Clean Power Plan (CPP). Last June, the EPA released a proposal for existing power plants. Under this plan, every state would be required to submit plans on their emissions goals.
WASHINGTON, DC – Following the passage of H.R. 1190, the Protecting Seniors Access to Medicare Act, Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, DC – On Thursday the House of Representatives voted on H.R. 160, the Protect Medical Innovation Act. H.R. 160 will repeal the medical device tax included in Obamacare.