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CONGRESSMAN BISHOP ANNOUNCES DISASTER RECOVERY FUNDING FOR GEORGIA

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) is pleased to announce that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has allocated $64.9 million to Georgia to help with the recovery from the storms, hurricanes, and tornadoes that struck the state in 2017. These funds are provided by HUD’s Community Development Block Grant, … Continue reading CONGRESSMAN BISHOP ANNOUNCES DISASTER RECOVERY FUNDING FOR GEORGIA

CONGRESSMAN BISHOP STATEMENT ON THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) released the following statement in solemn recognition of the 50th anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on April 4. “Fifty years ago, we lost one of our nation’s most valiant and respected leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In view of what … Continue reading CONGRESSMAN BISHOP STATEMENT ON THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

CONGRESSMAN BISHOP STATEMENT ON PASSAGE OF FY2018 OMNIBUS APPROPRIATIONS BILL

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02), Ranking Member of the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, released the following statement on the passage of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Omnibus Appropriations bill by the U.S. House of Representatives. The bipartisan measure was approved yesterday by the full House by a vote of … Continue reading CONGRESSMAN BISHOP STATEMENT ON PASSAGE OF FY2018 OMNIBUS APPROPRIATIONS BILL

CONGRESSMAN BISHOP HONORED BY U.S. CHAMBER WITH SPIRIT OF ENTERPRISE AWARD

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce presented its Spirit of Enterprise Award to Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (D-GA) in recognition of his support of pro-growth policies during the 1st Session of the 115th Congress. “I accept the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Spirit of Enterprise Award with great pleasure and with pride in the … Continue reading CONGRESSMAN BISHOP HONORED BY U.S. CHAMBER WITH SPIRIT OF ENTERPRISE AWARD

BISHOP STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF CONGRESSWOMAN LOUISE SLAUGHTER

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) issued the following statement concerning the passing of Congresswoman Louise Slaughter: “I am deeply saddened to learn of the passing of my friend and colleague, Congresswoman Louise Slaughter. She was a committed advocate for upstate New York and a true pioneer for women in politics and … Continue reading BISHOP STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF CONGRESSWOMAN LOUISE SLAUGHTER