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November 30, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) is currently travelling as part of a Congressional Delegation on a trip to Africa, Eastern Europe, and the U.S. Central Command Area of Responsibility (CENTCOM AOR) over the Thanksgiving recess. While visiting the CENTCO
November 16, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today offered the following update on the bipartisan, bicameral negotiations on the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). Congressman Aderholt has been actively engaged in negotiations since President Bush v
November 14, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today offered the following statement on the opening of the Future I-22’s link between Graysville and Jasper.
November 9, 2007 Press Release
In 2005 while awaiting the birth of their first child Ryan, Andrea and Eric Cole of Kensington, Maryland (with roots in Lamar County) learned that he would be born with a rare birth defect called Dandy-Walker Syndrome and a condition called hydrocephalus.
November 8, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) today voted in opposition to H.R. 3685, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2007 (ENDA). Intended to prohibit employment discrimination based on sexual orientation, this bill creates special rights for a certain cla
October 25, 2007 Press Release
Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-4) and a handful of other Members met this morning with House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) to discuss solutions for the politically stalled State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) bill. Following the meeting
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.


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.