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June 21, 2017 Press Release

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 hearing, “Leading the Way: Examining Advances in Environmental Technologies”:

June 13, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed landmark legislation to hold Veterans Administration employees accountable for performance or misconduct and to enhance protections for whistleblowers. S. 1094 was passed by the U.S. Senate last week, and approved by the House today. Congressman Biggs released the following statement:

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June 8, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, former FBI Director James Comey testified before the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee that the FBI was not investigating President Trump during his tenure. Congressman Andy Biggs issued the following comments:

June 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Last night, the House Freedom Caucus took an official position in support of the House of Representatives remaining in session through the August recess. Congressman Andy Biggs voted in favor of this position and released the following statement:

June 2, 2017 Newsletter

Hello from Arizona’s Fifth Congressional District –

I’ve been working from the district this week while Congress is out of session. It’s been a busy week, and I’ve enjoyed connecting with several constituents, businesses, and organizations around the district.

June 1, 2017 Press Release

Gilbert, Arizona – Today, President Donald Trump announced that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. Congressman Biggs issued the following statement:

May 31, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – During his first overseas trip since taking office in January, President Trump resisted committing to the Paris Climate Agreement, tweeting instead that he would make a decision within the next week. Congressman Biggs issued the following statement:

May 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Andy Biggs introduced the AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2017. This legislation closes a loophole in the original AMBER Alert authorization that prevented Indian tribes from being eligible to apply for Department of Justice Grants to assemble a child abduction warning system on Native American reservations.

May 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, President Donald Trump’s submitted his fiscal year 2018 budget request to the U.S. Congress. Congressman Biggs released the following statement:

May 23, 2017 Press Release

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 hearing, “Expanding the Role of States in EPA Rulemaking”:

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May 8, 2018 In The News

ANALYSIS/OPINION:

On Sept. 22, 2011, former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Michael Mullen warned: “I believe the single, biggest threat to our national security is debt.”

April 14, 2018 In The News

Ashlynne Mike’s life ended too soon.

Her favorite color was yellow, and she enjoyed playing music for her friends and family.  She was a kind-hearted soul who had enormous potential.  She was 11 years old.

April 12, 2018 In The News

I support a structurally balanced federal budget, significant spending cuts, reduction of our soaring national debt, regulatory reform and tax cuts. Together, these actions produce a strong, vibrant economy. I support a well-crafted Balanced Budget Amendment that emphasizes reduced spending!

April 12, 2018 In The News

In the disingenuous world of congressional politics, the current balanced budget amendment proposal up for a vote in the House Thursday night may be the most cynical in my short time in Congress.

March 26, 2018 In The News

In 2014, Americans were disgusted by scandals in the Veterans Administration (VA), involving wait lists and falsified reports and records. The epicenter of these misdeeds was the Phoenix VA system, but many veterans at other VA centers around the country encountered similar nightmares.

March 22, 2018 In The News

An Arizona lawmaker wants to deny federal funds to sanctuary cities by amending a spending bill keeping the government running through September.

The amendment proposed by Rep. Andy Biggs, R-Ariz., would withhold two kinds of federal grants to cities and other jurisdictions that don’t cooperate with federal authorities in enforcing immigration law, The Hill reported.

March 21, 2018 In The News

Members of the House Freedom Caucus plan to introduce amendments to the omnibus in an attempt to negate some of the provisions they don’t agree with in the massive spending package.

The legislative text of the $1.3 trillion bill was released late Wednesday and conservatives have taken issue with a number of provisions slated to make it into the finalized measure.

March 21, 2018 In The News

The House of Representatives passed on party lines Wednesday evening a bill designed to let very sick patients request access to experimental medicines without government oversight.

March 20, 2018 In The News

In June 2017, I officially called for Robert Mueller to recuse himself from the investigation of Russian influence in the 2016 election. I believed that Mr.

March 7, 2018 In The News

Each year, millions of Americans are diagnosed with terminal illnesses. These people are fathers and mothers, sons and daughters, husbands and wives, grandpas and grandmas. More than anything else, these individuals hope to determine their own future.

One thing these people don’t have is time.

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