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.
February 28, 2013 Columns
The economic, energy, and national security benefits associated with building the Keystone XL Pipeline are clear. Construction of the pipeline would produce thousands of jobs, and gas prices would begin to decline.
February 21, 2013 Press Release
Rep. Gibbs held a roundtable discussion in Ashland with local members of the agricultural community to discuss the issues surrounding immigration reform.
February 21, 2013 Columns
The path that the USPS is currently taking is simply unsustainable. I’ve been a small businessman for over thirty years, and while the USPS is the 2nd largest employer in country and by no means a small business, the fundamentals remain the same.
February 15, 2013 Press Release
Rep. Gibbs released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 273, which would eliminate the 2013 statutory pay adjustment for Federal employees.