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Congressman James Comer

Representing the 1st District of Kentucky

Press Releases

June 29, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) released the following statement upon the passage of Kate’s Law and the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act:

June 29, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) is proud to announce, seven students from the First District of Kentucky have received appointments to three United States Service Academies.

The following students have received appointments:

 

West Point

Ka’Tyvin Anthony, Hopkinsville High School

June 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Continuing to set himself apart from the rest of Congress with respect to personal transparency, Congressman James Comer was one of six members of 535 members of Congress to disclose his entire 2016 tax returns.

June 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) joined his freshman colleagues Wednesday to recommit their pledge to civility following the horrific events that occurred last week at the GOP Congressional baseball practice. 

June 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman James Comer is proud to congratulate the people of Christian County for being one of only eight communities in the country to receive the 2017 Great American Defense Community Award.

June 15, 2017 Press Release

TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Congressman James Comer will host two town hall forums across the district in the coming days. The Congressman has hosted town halls in 18 counties so far, this year. This next tour will bring the total number of counties to 20. Rep. Comer will host a town hall in all 35 first district counties by the end of the year.

 

June 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman James Comer is proud to support the financial CHOICE Act. As a former director of a small community bank, he understands the hardships Dodd-Frank put on the Main Street bankers, the men and women who were the financial lifeblood of many rural communities. The CHOICE Act would help fix those problems. 

May 30, 2017 Press Release

TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Congressman James Comer will host two town hall forums this week across the district. The Congressman has already held town hall events in 16 counties so far, this year. This next tour will bring the total number of counties to 18. Rep. Comer will host a town hall in all 35 first district counties by the end of the year.

 

May 25, 2017 Press Release
KY Delegation on Behalf of Paducah Workers Urged DOE to Execute new Cleanup Contract, Supporting Jobs in Western Kentucky

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), and Congressman James Comer (KY-01) praised the decision by the Department of Energy (DOE) to execute a new, long-term contract to continue deactivation and cleanup work at the Paducah DOE site. This contract was announced today by the U.S. Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry.

May 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer spoke with the Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, about tobacco regulations in an Agriculture Committee meeting Wednesday.

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