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December 3, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) today issued the following statement after he was selected to continue serving as Ranking Member in the 117th Congress.

November 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer has been selected by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy to serve on the conference committee for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

October 26, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. Congressman James Comer (KY-1) released the following statement on the Senate’s confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.

October 26, 2020 Press Release

Apart from the Senate holding confirmation hearings to seat Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump’s outstanding nominee to the Supreme Court, Congress has been out of session for most of October.

October 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) sent letters to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Alibaba Group, Daniel Yong Zhang and President and Chief Executive Officer of Ebay Inc., Jamie Iannone, expressing concerns regarding their platforms allowing the sale and importation of foreign plant and animal products in the United States.

October 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) today condemned Twitter’s censorship of a negative New York Post article about Joe Biden and called on CEO Jack Dorsey to provide information on Twitter’s censorship policy that discriminate

October 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) today commended President Trump for signing an executive order to rein in the unelected, unaccountable federal workforce with policy-making authority.

October 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In light of his strong legislative record of defending the interests of small businesses in the halls of Congress, the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB) has presented Kentucky Congressman James Comer with their Guardian of Small Business Award.

October 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC. – In recognition of his support for policies to empower rural America and the agriculture community, Congressman James Comer has been awarded the ‘Friend of Farm Bureau’ award by the American Farm Bureau Federation.

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October 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and  Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), along with Congressman Hal Rogers (KY-05) and Congressman James Comer (KY-01), today introduced legislation to begin the process of designating the Louie B. Nunn Cumberland Parkway as a federal spur of Interstate-65.

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October 23, 2020 In The News

Federal, state and local leaders joined West Kentucky and Tennessee Telecommunications Cooperative (WK&T) officials Thursday for an announcement of $11.7 million to provide broadband internet to underserved and unserved areas in west Kentucky and southern Illinois.

October 23, 2020 In The News

Three leading House Republicans accused the Washington, D.C., Board of Elections in a letter Thursday of failing to take responsibility for creating an “avoidable situation” that has resulted in reports of incorrect mailed ballots to the city’s residents.

October 23, 2020 In The News

Early in the summer, Americans in every state began receiving unsolicited packages filled with seeds. The mystery seeds were originated from China, according to the United States Department of Agriculture.

The USDA quickly urged Americans to not plant the seeds.

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October 23, 2020 In The News

There’s a simple explanation for why liberal politicians and activists are up in arms about President Trump’s outstanding nominee to the Supreme Court, Judge Amy Coney Barrett.

October 23, 2020 In The News

First District Congressman James Comer says Congress remains committed to getting a vaccine soon for the American public.

Comer said although not much will likely be accomplished during the next month due to the election, Congress is closely monitoring the progress toward developing a coronavirus vaccine.

October 23, 2020 In The News

Congressman James Comer has received the ‘Friend of Farm Bureau’ Award.

October 23, 2020 In The News

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends First,” House Oversight Committee Ranking Member Rep.

October 23, 2020 In The News

Two of the top Republicans on the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday sent letters to 

October 2, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. – After advocacy from Congressman James Comer’s office, the Delta Regional Authority and U.S. Department of Labor have announced a $277,291 grant to advance workforce development efforts at West Kentucky Community and Technical College (WKCTC).

October 2, 2020 In The News

House Republicans are launching a probe into a $35 million contract the California secretary of state’s office awarded to an advisory firm that is working with Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's campaign. 

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