Good afternoon from Arizona’s Fifth Congressional District –
I’ve enjoyed being back in the Grand Canyon State this week, meeting with constituents and businesses around our great district. My schedule is packed with more meetings and tours for the rest of the month – looking forward to seeing many of you during this August Congressional Recess.
Gilbert, Arizona – Today, Congressman Andy Biggs released the following statement on the state of the Phoenix Veterans Health Care System:
Gilbert, Arizona – Congressman Andy Biggs released the following statement after the U.S. Senate passed Right to Try:
“I applaud the Senate for passing Right to Try. Senator Ron Johnson has worked tirelessly to bring this legislation to the Senate floor, and his efforts have succeeded today.
Gilbert, Arizona – Congressman Andy Biggs released the following statement in response to President Trump’s weekend tweets about Congressional subsidies for Obamacare premiums:
It’s the August Recess, and I’m heading back to Arizona right now.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Andy Biggs voted in favor of H.R. 3219, the Make America Secure Appropriations Act, which includes $1.57 billion for physical barrier construction along the southern border. Congressman Biggs issued the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Biggs introduced the Farewell to Unnecessary Energy Lifelines (FUEL) Reform Act, which eliminates the following energy subsidies in title IX of the farm bill:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Andy Biggs, along with lead sponsor Congressman Matt Gaetz, Congressman Jim Jordan, and Congressman Mike Johnson, filed an amendment in the House Judiciary Committee to direct an investigation into former FBI Director James Comey’s management of Hillary Clinton and her emails.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Andy Biggs (AZ-05), chairman of the U.S. House Science, Space, and Technology Committee’s Subcommittee on Environment, delivered the following opening statement at this morning's joint subcommittee hearing, “Examining Advancements in Biofuels: Balancing Federal Research and Market Innovation”:
Hello from Gilbert, Arizona –
It’s hot back here, but it’s home. I always enjoy being in the district with my constituents and am looking forward to an extended time in Arizona in August (provided that the Congressional recess isn’t postponed or canceled).
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