Congressman Bob Gibbs

Representing the 7th District of Ohio

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June 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Bob Gibbs issued the following statement on Anthem leaving the Obamacare individual market in Ohio:

May 9, 2017 Press Release

MILLERSBURG, OHIO – In reaction to the announcement from US EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt soliciting input from all 50 governors, Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement:

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May 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - After voting in support of the American Health Care Act, Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement:

April 25, 2017 Press Release

ASHLAND, OH – At a reception honoring the top ten finalists in this year’s Congressional Art Competition, Congressman Bob Gibbs announced the winners of the contest last night.

April 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - This afternoon, the House of Representatives passed legislation extending the Veterans Choice Program. This program gives veterans who live too far away from a Veterans Affairs facility or who cannot schedule an appointment within 30 days, the ability to receive medical care in their community.

After passage, Congressman Gibbs released the following statement:

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March 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – After President Trump signed the executive order rescinding the Obama Administration’s Clean Power Plan, Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement:

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March 8, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday afternoon, the House of Representatives passed the Defense Appropriations bill with overwhelming bipartisan support.  After voting in favor of the legislation, Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement:

February 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - This afternoon, Congressman Bob Gibbs joined President Trump in the Roosevelt Room of the White House for the signing of an executive order mandating the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Rule be rescinded.

February 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – On Monday evening, Congressman Bob Gibbs introduced a resolution with 36 cosponsors expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Waters of the United States Rule, issued by the Environmental Protection Agency in 2015, be withdrawn.

After introducing the resolution, Congressman Gibbs released the following statement:

February 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - This afternoon, Congressman Bob Gibbs introduced the Recreational Lands Self-Defense Act, a bill that expands Second Amendment rights of law-abiding citizens on water resources development projects owned and operated by the Army Corps of Engineers.  While legislation passed in May 2009 opened National Park Service and National Fish and Wildlife Service lands to concealed-carry

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In The News

May 25, 2013 In The News
Even though we collectively acknowledge that political scandals can and will occur, it doesn’t make it any easier to stomach when we witness corruption and misuse of authority. And recently there have been several reports of alleged wrongdoing by the Obama Administration.
May 20, 2013 In The News
“We appreciate Rep. Gibbs’ efforts to highlight the potential distortions that could result from a program based on target prices that are coupled to current-year plantings. The avoidance of such distortions has been a core ASA priority from the beginning, and we commend the Congressman for bringing up this concern during Committee markup.”
May 17, 2013 In The News
Rep. Bob Gibbs, a Republican agriculture committee member from Ohio’s Holmes County, said that SNAP funding has increased 260 percent over the last ten years and the program has “become ripe for fraud and abuse. I continue to support the neediest families receiving SNAP support, and under the proposed plan they still will be able to do just that,” Gibbs said.
May 15, 2013 In The News
A legislative luncheon hosted by the Tuscarawas County Chamber of Commerce at Union Country Club gave local politicians, business owners and other members of the community the opportunity to speak directly to Rep. Bob Gibbs, the sophomore GOP Congressman from Holmes County who serves Ohio’s 7th District and is also the chairman of the House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
April 26, 2013 In The News
An op-ed by Rep. Bob Gibbs on the recent FAA furloughs
April 23, 2013 In The News
An op-ed by Rep. Gibbs addressing the EPA's mistaken release of the personal information of thousands of farmers to environmental groups in response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request.
April 23, 2013 In The News
An op-ed by Rep. Gibbs regarding the vital need for reasonable tax reform in the U.S.
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April 17, 2013 In The News
As chairman of the House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, the sophomore GOP congressman from Holmes County collected numerous suggestions at a Tuesday hearing on the first reauthorization of the Water Resources Development Act since 2007.
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April 9, 2013 In The News
There is no denying that a balanced budget will lead to economic growth and job creation. Americans on either side of the aisle agree that our nation’s fiscal house is in dire need of these remedies, and yet, House Republicans are the only ones in Washington working toward this common sense solution.

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Videos

July 14, 2011 Video
The House passed my Amendment to protect 2nd Amendment Rights - Gun owners need to be able to exercise their second amendment rights when they are legally camping, hunting and fishing on army corps property.
July 14, 2011 Video
House Passes Gibbs’ Bill to Rein in EPA and Restore Balanced Federal-State Regulatory Partnership

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