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October 17, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) last night offered a resolution on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives calling for immediate consideration of a bill to save the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and provide health care to nee
September 26, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (R-Haleyville) late last night voted against a bill amounting to a $35 billion increase in government health insurance as well as $6.5 billion in Medicaid benefits to illegal immigrants.
September 7, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today voted in favor of an increase in Pell Grant funding. In the latest figures available for the 4th Congressional District (2003-2004), there were 10,215 students who received these important higher education funding
September 6, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) announced this evening that he received notification from U.S. Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns that the USDA is releasing emergency funding for Alabama farmers hurt by the drought.
August 17, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) offered the following statment in response to word that the US Department of Agriculture is making new Emergency Conservation Program funding available for Alabama farmers and ranchers.
August 10, 2007 Press Release
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez personally called Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today informing him that the Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements (CITA) will immediately begin proceedings to implement a sock safeguard to
August 7, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today announced the dates and locations for the 2007 4th Congressional District Agriculture and Industry Tour.
August 1, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) voted today in opposition to H.R. 3162, Children's Health and Medicare Protection (CHAMP) Act, which reauthorizes the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). Congressman Aderholt supported the original SCHIP p
July 27, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) opposed efforts today to place a stealth $4 billion tax on U.S. subsidiary manufacturers, voting in favor of 70,000 Alabama jobs.
July 26, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today announced that the House of Representatives fully funded the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Exploration Systems at the President’s requested level of $3.923 billion.


In The News

March 14, 2003 In The News

It is hard to believe that Baghdad used to be one of the world’s great cities; the capital of an empire stretching from North Africa to the edge of China.
February 14, 2003 In The News

Protecting senior citizens and creating jobs have been among the top of my priorities in Congress. While those topics remain important to me, and will continue to be, they are joined by an equally important issue: threats to our everyday lives and our national security.
June 28, 2002 In The News

Just recently, the House passed legislation providing seniors the right to choose a prescription drug plan under Medicare that is best for them.

We need a plan now. And beyond the partisan debate one truth has become stunningly clear: There are a lot of ways to do this wrong.

That’s because to do it right, a truly responsible plan has major challenges to meet:

June 18, 2002 In The News

In the weeks and months since the tragedies of September 11th, there have been countless stories of inspiration, heroism, and compassion. Stories of a nation united in grief – responding to a horrible act of terrorism. The support for fellow Americans is as apparent in Alabama’s Fourth Congressional District as it is in every other community in this strong nation.

May 13, 2002 In The News

While the men and women serving our nation through the armed forces should always be in our thoughts, this takes on special importance on May 18th, which is Armed Forces Day. The day is annually observed on the third Saturday of May, and Armed Forces Week begins on the second Saturday of May, ending on the third Sunday of the month.

May 8, 2002 In The News

Making the recently-passed tax cut permanent means more than just extra money in the pocket of every tax-paying, hardworking American. It is a tool in which to ensure long term economic security and prosperity for our nation.

April 17, 2002 In The News

The tense situation in the Middle East is one with no easy answer. And we are now at the point where the situation is jeopardizing the long-term prospects for peace in the troubled region. As tensions flair, the United States must walk a fine line while monitoring these unstable relationships abroad. We must encourage peace, and understand that continuing terrorism is the enemy of peace.

March 20, 2002 In The News

So many people today are trying to find answers to why we have so much youth violence. I believe the lack of moral principles in our society is a large factor. Restoring the presence of fundamental values will help us all, regardless of our differing religions.

February 26, 2002 In The News

The Fourth District is a sprawling one -- indeed one of the state’s largest districts geographically. Proper rural development is essential to both our economy and our very way of life.

February 19, 2002 In The News

With each new year come new opportunities. Among the most important of those is the opportunity to sustain, and even build on, the successes of the first session of the 107th Congress; to further our work on the important issues affecting all of our lives, and the lives of our loved ones.