Friday, October 20, 2017

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U.S. Representative Paul Gosar (AZ-4) News

Gosar calls for removal of Lake Havasu boating restricutions

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) recently wrote to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) pushing to withdraw boating restrictions for Lake Havasu following an announcement from FWS Southwest Regional Director Dr. Benjamin Tuggle.
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Gosar salls for Army Corps of Engineers aid in addressing salt cedar on Gila River

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) recently called for support from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) in the removal of salt cedar trees, an invasive species, along the Gila River.
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Gosar celebrates House vote on his amendments to energy and water development appropriations Bill

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) recently lauded his colleagues in the House for voting affirmatively on five amendments that he introduced for H.R. 5055, the Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2017.
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Gosar criticizes public comment period on boating restrictions for Lake Havasu

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) recently condemned the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for extending the public comment period on proposed boating restriction for Lake Havasu for 30 days instead of the 60 days he and community members had requested.
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Gosar introduces five appropriations riders to block EPA regulations

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) recently submitted five riders in the House Appropriations Committee, that would block implementation of five regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
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Gosar calls for McCarthy to be impeached over Flint water crisis

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) recently called for Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy to be impeached following her testimony at an Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the drinking water crisis in Flint, Michigan.
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Gosar calls EPA 'out-of-control' following CRS report on impacts of lower ozone standard

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) cited a recent Center for Regulatory Solutions (CRS) report on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) lowered ozone standards to reiterate his position that the agency’s recent regulations will damage the American economy.
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Gosar celebrates Supreme Court stay of Clean Power Plan implementation

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) celebrated the recent Supreme Court decision to prevent the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from implementing the Clean Power Plan until litigation against the regulation, brought by 26 states, is decided.
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Gosar and Kirkpatrick fight National Historic Place designation in Arizona for area including future copper mine

U.S. Reps. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) and Ann Kirkpatrick (D-AZ) are working to block a Historic Place nomination with the National Park Service for Arizona’s Chi’chil Bildagoteel, or Oak Flat, which would prevent the development of a copper mine.
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Gosar celebrates House advancement of STREAM Act

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) applauded the 235-188 House vote to advance the Supporting Transparent Regulatory and Environmental Actions in Mining (STREAM) Act, for which he is a co-sponsor.
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Whitfield criticizes new regulation on federal coal leasing and management

U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), chairman of the Energy and Power Subcommittee, criticized the Department of Interior’s (DOI) recently released Secretarial Order to overhaul leasing and managing coal on federal lands.
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Gosar says WOTUS 'forced down the throats of American people' after GAO finds EPA broke laws in promoting regulation

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) condemned the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) after the recent release of a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report found that the agency had violated federal law in its promotion of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) regulation.
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Gosar criticizes environmental regulations for potential effects on coal industry

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) recently criticized several proposed environmental regulations for their potential effects on the coal industry after taking part in committee hearings on the rules.
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Gosar applauds passage of amendment to limit lawsuits on energy projects on federal land

U.S. Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-AZ) lauded the recent approval of an amendment to the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act.
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House advances Gosar amendment for H.R. 22 to streamline federal permitting

The bill seeks to lessen the EPA's influence on the federal permitting process for critical infrastructure projects.
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Arizona lawmaker pleased after Bureau of Reclamation bill clears hurdle

U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ)  praised the House Natural Resources Committee for advancing the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) Transparency Act, which would help Congress prioritize repairs to the bureau’s aging infrastructure, late last week.
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Arizona congressman pleased after bison-hybrid culling measure advances

U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) celebrated the addition of the Grand Canyon Bison Management Act to the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Act as an amendment on Thursday, which will allow hunters and conservationists to help manage an overpopulation of a buffalo and cattle hybrid.
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Gosar cheers removal of Sonoran desert tortoise from Endangered Species candidate list

U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) released a statement this week commending the recent U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service decision to remove the Sonoran desert tortoise from the Endangered Species Act (ESA) candidate list, calling it a win for common sense.
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Gosar seeks to impeach McCarthy over water-rule testimony

U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) released a statement this week after sending a letter to House colleagues, asking them to co-sponsor his legislation calling for the impeachment of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy.
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