March 28, 2013 Columns
Since the founding of America and the adoption of the U.S. Constitution, the federal government has played an important role in constructing transportation infrastructure. Federal investment in transportation infrastructure is what keeps the United States united. With two centuries of effort, our nation has been able to enjoy the most advanced, efficient transportation system in the world, and it is vital to our global competitiveness. The benefits of the system are real – but so are the challenges.
March 28, 2013 Press Release
The United States Air Force announced today that the 179th Airlift Wing in Mansfield will gain 180 Airmen and eight C-130H Hercules aircraft.
March 27, 2013 Press Release
Rep. Gibbs hosted a Transportation Summit with community leaders in the transportation industry at Malone University in Canton, Ohio.
March 22, 2013 Press Release
Rep. Bob Gibbs has announced that he will be holding an open house for the grand opening of his Ashland District Office on Tuesday, March 26th from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
March 21, 2013 Columns
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.
March 21, 2013 Press Release
Rep. Gibbs voted in favor of the Path to Prosperity Budget Resolution, which provides a clear plan for a balanced budget in ten years.
March 14, 2013 Columns
Being nominated as Administrator of the US EPA is quite an achievement for Gina McCarthy, and in all of the pomp and circumstance surrounding this appointment, I thought I would try to give a few words of advice to the new Administrator as she takes over at a critical time in our nation’s history as it relates to the environment.
March 13, 2013 Press Release
Rep. Bob Gibbs has announced that Ohio’s 7th Congressional District will begin accepting submissions for the 2013 Congressional Art Competition. The winning artwork will be displayed for one year in the U.S. Capitol.
March 7, 2013 Columns
Our nation’s debt is $16.6 trillion. Deficits are at record levels, despite the fact that revenues have reached a record estimate of $2.7 trillion this year. Yet still, the government is wasting billions of dollars on unnecessary government programs. House Republicans have pleaded with the President and Senate Democrats to cut waste, but our demands have been met with silence.
March 5, 2013 Press Release
Rep. Gibbs hosted the Annual Ohio Farm Bureau Legislative Forum, during which County Presidents of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation were able to ask questions of their elected officials regarding current issues facing the agriculture industry.