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February 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer recently spoke before the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure in favor of an increased federal investment in Kentucky’s waterways infrastructure, including upgrades on levees, locks and dams, and countless other projects.

February 18, 2020 Press Release

I try to dedicate as much time as I can to traveling throughout the 1st Congressional District and seeing the exciting programs and opportunities underway, especially relating to workforce development. Based on recent stops in our district, I’m encouraged to see that efforts to equip our workers with modern-day skills are moving in a positive direction.

February 6, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer (KY-1) released the following statement on the Senate’s acquittal of President Trump:

February 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer (KY-1) issued the following statement on President Trump’s State of the Union address.

January 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a sizeable, $55.3 million investment in high-speed broadband projects in Kentucky’s 1st Congressional District as well as some counties in northern Tennessee.

January 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The EPA and Army are delivering on President Trump’s promise to remove crippling regulations on American farmers by issuing the Navigable Waters Protection Rule. Today, EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler and Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works R.D. James announced a new definition for “waters of the United States” (WOTUS).

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January 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Congressman Comer attended the swearing-in ceremony at the Pentagon for Kelli Pendleton of Hopkinsville; Kelli was selected as the next Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army for Kentucky West. Congressman Comer supported Kelli’s nomination to this position with a letter of recommendation to the Secretary of the Army.

January 13, 2020 Press Release
By: Congressman James Comer, U.S. Representative, 1st District of Kentucky

At a time when efforts are underway across the country to restrict gun ownership, patriotic Americans are rising up in strong defense of the Second Amendment. This is especially true across Kentucky where there is significant grassroots energy aimed at defending a right that our founding fathers knew was of critical importance.

January 8, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer (KY-1) recently spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives to express his support for the Second Amendment and stand in strong opposition to various gun control proposals across the country. Click here to view the Congressman’s full remarks.

January 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman James Comer (KY-01) announced that he has nominated 14 students from Kentucky’s 1st District for appointments to three United States Service Academies.

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