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July 20, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) has sponsored legislation that would ease restrictions on farm trucks engaged in transporting agricultural products within state lines. The bill, H.R. 3098 is a joint effort between himself, Congressman Dan Boren (OK-2),
July 19, 2007 Press Release
After an extended debate during a House Appropriations Committee markup, U.S. Representatives Robert Aderholt (Ala.-04) and Bud Cramer (Ala.-05) received a commitment from Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee Chair Rosa DeLauro that she would work in t
July 17, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today announced the inclusion of $1,200,000 in funding for the states’ Risk Based Data Management System, a portion of which will go to the Geological Survey of Alabama, located at the University of Alabama.
June 28, 2007 Press Release
This morning, the U.S. Senate failed to invoke cloture that would have allowed a final vote on a bill seeking comprehensive immigration reform. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) immediately pulled the bill from the Senate floor following the vote a
June 22, 2007 Press Release
On Tuesday, June 19, Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) sent a letter to U.S. Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez asking him to take another look at a sock safeguard targeted at Honduras.
June 20, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today introduced an amendment to the 2008 Energy and Water Appropriations bill that increases funding for the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) by $30 million.
June 15, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today joined a bipartisan effort to expand and improve family programming options for cable and satellite television consumers.
June 8, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (R-Haleyville) announced today that District Field Representative Jason Harper will be traveling through the district next week to provide assistance to those who may need help with federal issues or casework.
June 8, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (R-Haleyville) today announced that he successfully included $4.75 million in the Fiscal Year 2008 Homeland Security Appropriations bill to continue textile transshipment enforcement.
June 7, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (R-Haleyville) today voted against a measure that would increase federal funding for and reverse current Administration policy regarding embryonic stem cell research, a controversial method that many feel destroys human life.


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.