Press Releases

September 20, 2012 Press Release
The opening statement of Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee Chairman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) from today’s Subcommittee hearing to examine the potential for states to assume the lead role under the Clean Water Act dredge or fill (wetlands) permit program.
September 18, 2012 Press Release
Rep. Bob Gibbs has received numerous reports indicating that mosquito control programs have been severely impacted by reduced operations due to increased administrative costs and fears of litigation surrounding new court-mandated Clean Water Act (CWA) requirements.
September 13, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-OH) was selected by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) to receive their Guardian of Small Business Award in recognition for his voting record during the 112th Congress.
September 11, 2012 Press Release
The U.S. Department of Transportation announced the allocation of two Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grants to the Coshocton County Regional Airport and the Holmes County Airport.
September 5, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack has declared parts of Ohio eligible for disaster assistance for damage caused by the severe drought conditions that hit the state early this year.
September 5, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-OH) was presented with the RetireSafe 2012 “Standing Up for Seniors” Award in recognition of his policy choices and votes in Congress on behalf of seniors.
August 27, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) visited the 6,400 acre NASA Plum Brook Glenn Research Center in Sandusky, OH to learn about the ways researchers within the international aerospace community use the facility for space simulation.
August 27, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-OH) visited the Stark County Regional Transit Authority (SARTA) in Canton, OH and the Ariel Corporation in Mount Vernon, OH. Both facilities are benefitting from the natural gas boom in Ohio and have made investments to benefit the economy and the traveling public.
August 7, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) and Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) held a roundtable discussion on Tuesday, August 7th at Alt’s Farm in Shelby, Ohio to discuss the impact of the Ohio drought with local farmers and members of the agriculture community.
August 3, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Gibbs released the following statement regarding the latest July 2012 unemployment report, which unveiled that the unemployment rate has risen to 8.3 percent, marking the 42nd consecutive month of a rate above 8 percent.