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Congressman James Comer

Representing the 1st District of Kentucky

Press Releases

July 18, 2018 Press Release
First Kentucky House Farm Bill Negotiator in Decades

Washington, DC – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) has been selected to serve on the conference committee tasked with negotiating a final version of the Farm Bill.

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July 10, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) will hold an Oversight and Government Reform Committee Field Briefing in Eddyville, Kentucky on July 27, 2018. The hearing will address the growing problem of Asian carp in Kentucky’s waters and examine the federal response to this invasive species.

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July 2, 2018 Press Release

TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) will host a town hall forum in Union County this week. The public is invited to come and ask questions about any federal government related topic or issue.

 

 

 

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June 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, President Trump posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Garlin Murl Conner in recognition of his extraordinary acts of bravery and selfless service to our nation during World War II.

June 14, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) announced a Small Business Committee Field Hearing will be held in Paducah. The hearing will focus on exploring the state of western Kentucky’s small businesses. It will also feature multiple small business owners from the first district.

June 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – During the American Agri-Women’s (AAW) 33rd annual fly-in in Washington, D.C., Congressman Comer was presented with the AAW’s prestigious Champion of Agriculture award. This award is given to Congressional Members who are proven advocates for the agricultural sector and represent the ideals of American agriculture in Congress.

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May 30, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following the request of Congressman Comer, Kentucky’s First District officially joined the Tennessee Valley Corridor (TVC), an award-winning, non-profit, regional economic development organization.

May 24, 2018 Press Release

TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) will host a town hall forum in Fulton County next week. The public is invited to come and ask questions about any federal government related topic or issue.

 

 

Tuesday May 29th

1:00 pm CDT

May 15, 2018 Press Release
By: Congressman James Comer, U.S. Representative, First District of Kentucky

The Farm Bill is a critical piece of legislation that shapes agriculture and food policy. It impacts everything from commodity programs and farm credit, to rural development and food and nutrition programs. This bill influences the future of American farmers and our rural economy, those who produce our food and supply many of the goods and resources we rely on as a country.

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May 7, 2018 Press Release

TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) announced the winner of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition. Asjion Catlett, a student at Christian County High School, won for her piece titled “War Hero.” Her artwork will hang in the U.S. Capitol all year, and she will receive two roundtrip tickets to Washington for the national reception.

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