January 5, 2012 Washington Does Not Like Me Very Much
It has now been one year since I was sent to Washington to fix a broken process and get our economy moving again. But one year later, I am still as frustrated as ever with the way Washington manages to get in the way of our economy.
December 23, 2011 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) issued the following statement after the House passed a 60-day extension of the payroll tax reduction, unemployment benefits, and Medicare physician reimbursement rates after the Democrat-led Senate agreed to appoint conferees and begin working with House Republican negotiators on a long-term solution:
December 20, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-OH) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.Res. 501 – a resolution to reaffirm its commitment to a one-year extension of the payroll tax reduction as well as additional relief for families, physicians treating seniors, and job creators:
December 16, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Bob Gibbs today released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 2055 the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act a measure:
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.