December 13, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) released the following statement upon passage of The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011; legislation that extends current payroll tax relief, protects Social Security, reforms and extends unemployment insurance, and extends pro-growth tax relief for businesses of all sizes while also advancing several bipartisan measures that will directly support the creation of private-sector jobs:
A company in eastern Ohio employing more than 100 Ohioans has reported facing unfair competition from underpriced imports from Russia. In response to concerns raised by AMG Vanadium, Inc. of Guernsey County, U.S. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Rob Portman (R-OH), and U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs (OH-18) called on the Obama Administration to enforce existing trade law and demand that Russia abide by international trade obligations.
December 7, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs released the following statement following bipartisan House passage of the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act
December 2, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) issued the following statement today after the Department of Labor released its unemployment report for November 2011:
November 28, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs, a member of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, today announced that The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) will provide Ohio with $10,248,704 to cover the costs of repairing roads and bridges damaged by the abnormal rainfall and severe storms that began in April 2011 and continued through May 2011.
November 18, 2011 Press Release
November 16, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) released the following statement following passage of H.R. 822, the “National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011:”
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Bob Gibbs, Chairman of the Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee, released the following statement after holding a hearing regarding the regulatory approach of hydraulic fracturing:
Congressman Bob Gibbs, Chairman of the Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee, released the following statement following passage of H.R. 2838, The “Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2011.” Gibbs assisted in crafting Title VII, the “Commercial Vessel Discharges Reform Act of 2011” portion of the legislation.
November 14, 2011 Press Release
The Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, chaired by U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-OH), will hold a hearing on Wednesday to explore potential new regulations by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on the hydraulic fracturing of shale beds.