The Pro Football Hall of Fame represents the best in professional football by honoring the individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the sport, preserving the history of the game, and promoting the positive values of the sport. Canton, Ohio is the proud birthplace of pro football, as the American Professional Football League, which later became the NFL, was founded there in 1920. The Buckeye State claims 23 Hall of Famers who played for the Bengals and Browns.
June 7, 2013 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) released the following statement regarding the latest June 2013 unemployment report.
On Tuesday, June 11, 2013, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and U.S. Congressmen Jim Renacci (R-OH-16) and Bob Gibbs (R-OH-7) will join members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame to push for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act in advance of the Hall’s 50th anniversary in September.
June 5, 2013 Press Release
On June 5, 2013, Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee Chairman Gibbs held a hearing to review the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Chief’s Reports, the process the Corps undertakes to develop these projects, and some of the steps the Corps is carrying out internally to accelerate the process.
May 23, 2013 Press Release
The House passed H.R. 3, the “Northern Route Approval Act,” which eliminates the need for the President’s approval to move forward with construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline. U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-OH) released the following statement regarding the passage of the bill.
U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, held a hearing today to examine the President’s Fiscal Year 2014 Budget and priorities for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
May 22, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs has been presented with the American Soybean Association’s (ASA) ‘Soy Champion Award.’ The Award, which is given biannually, is presented to Members of Congress who demonstrate outstanding advocacy for soybean farmers and soybean-related issues on Capitol Hill.
May 16, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs released the following statement after voting against H.R. 1947, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013, at a House Agriculture Committee Markup.
May 8, 2013 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bob Gibbs called attention to three Ohio veterans, all of whom have been waiting for an inexcusable amount of time for a decision on their disability claims from the Department of Veterans Affairs.