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May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Comer partnered with Congresswoman Kim Schrier and several members of the House Committee on Education and Labor to introduce the Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (Stronger CAPTA) (H.R. 2480).

April 30, 2019 Press Release
By: Congressman James Comer, U.S. Representative, 1st District of Kentucky

This April, I spent the two-week district work period in several counties throughout the 1st District. We’re off to a busy start in Washington this year, and district work periods afford me the important opportunity to hear about how Washington can better serve our citizens.

April 3, 2019 Press Release

Today Congressman Comer and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell introduced companion legislation to begin the process of designating a section of the Wendell H.

April 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today Congressman Comer attended a Congressional Coal Caucus meeting where he was joined by State Rep. Melinda Prunty who spoke to the group of Coal Caucus Members and staff.

March 29, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Comer announced that the Marshall County Board of Education has been selected to receive $460,064 in funding through the Project SERV Program to help with school violence recovery efforts.

March 27, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Comer testified today during Member Day at the House Appropriation Committee’s Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies. Member Days allow for Representatives to speak before any given congressional committee about his or her high-level legislative priorities. 

March 7, 2019 Press Release

Congressman James Comer (KY-01) is pleased to announce the start of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition. The United States House of Representatives hosts this competition each year to recognize talented young artists from across the country. 

February 26, 2019 Press Release

Congressman James Comer (KY-01) is pleased to announce 11 service academy nominations from the 1st District of Kentucky.

February 21, 2019 Press Release
By: Congressman James Comer, U.S. Representative, 1st District of Kentucky

Energy and infrastructure policy debate has taken center stage across the country. As the new Ranking Member of the Committee on Oversight and Reform’s (COR) Subcommittee on the Environment, this session of Congress I will have a significant role in examining policies related to climate change, energy, and public health.

February 8, 2019 Press Release

Today Congressman James Comer submitted a video message to the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) Board of Directors urging them to vote against the closure of Unit Three at the Paradise Fossil Plant near Drakesboro, Kentucky in Muhlenberg County.

The transcript of the message is as follows:

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