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U.S. House Passes Rouzer Legislation That Would Secure a Permanent Solution for Wrightsville, Carolina, and Kure Beaches’ Nourishment

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2024.02.21 Wrightsville Beach Renourishment2

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed H.R. 524, legislation led by Congressman David Rouzer (NC-07) that would secure a permanent fix allowing Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, and Kure Beach to use their traditional borrow sites for beach nourishment.  "I’m proud my bill to allow Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, and…

Rouzer Now Accepting Submissions for 2024 Congressional Art Competition

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WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman David Rouzer (NC-07) is now accepting submissions for the 2024 Congressional Art Competition.  All high school students who reside within the Seventh Congressional District are encouraged to participate.  The winning artist's work will be showcased for one year in the halls of the U.S. Capitol along with other winning…

UK Caucus Co-Chairs Rouzer, Kilmer, Wilson, and Himes Statement on Princess Catherine Cancer Diagnosis

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WASHINGTON, DC - Bipartisan co-chairs of the UK Caucus, Representatives David Rouzer (R-NC), Derek Kilmer (D-WA), Joe Wilson (R-SC), and Jim Himes (D-CT) issued the following statement: “Our prayers are with the courageous Princess Catherine, Prince William, their children, and the entire Royal Family as Princess Catherine begins treatment for cancer.  We extend…

U.S. House Passes Rouzer Permitting Reform Legislation as Key Component of Energy Week

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WASHINGTON, DC - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation led by Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee Chairman David Rouzer (R-NC-07) by a vote of 213-205.  H.R. 7023, the Creating Confidence in Clean Water Permitting Act, increases permitting efficiency and reduces burdensome and duplicative government…

Rouzer Relaunches Congressional Primary Care Caucus During State of Primary Care Briefing

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2024.03.12 Primary Care Caucus

WASHINGTON, DC - This week, Congressman David Rouzer (R-NC), Congresswoman Jen Kiggans (R-VA), Congressman Joe Courtney (D-CT), and Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE) relaunched the bipartisan Congressional Primary Care Caucus. The Caucus, which was first created by Congressman Rouzer and Congressman Courtney in 2015, aims to educate Congress on the importance of a…

Rouzer Champions Permitting Reform Legislation to Improve U.S. Port Operations

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WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman David Rouzer (R-NC-07) and Congresswoman Mary Peltola (D-AK-AL) introduced the bipartisan Permitting Optimization for Responsible Transportation (PORT) Act to streamline permitting and materials regulations for maritime transportation, clearing a path to build and modernize ports and harbors. H.R. 7587, the PORT…

Rouzer Statement on President Biden's State of the Union Address

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WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman David Rouzer (NC-07) tonight issued the following statement after President Joe Biden delivered the State of the Union Address: "The President’s speech tonight was in denial of reality.  The truth is we are paying a lot more for everything because of excessive spending enacted when President Biden and Democrats had total control of Congress leading…

Agricultural Labor Working Group Final Report Details Solutions to Ease Farm Workforce Crisis

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WASHINGTON, DC - This week, the House Agriculture Committee’s Agricultural Labor Working Group released their final report detailing twenty-one policy recommendations to ease the workforce crisis impacting the agriculture industry across the country. As a member of the Working Group, Congressman David Rouzer (NC-07) participated in a series of…

Rouzer Legislation Empowers States to Secure Southern Border Amid Barrier Disputes

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WASHINGTON, DC - In response to the Biden Administration's efforts to block states from placing physical barriers along their border with Mexico, Congressman David Rouzer (NC-07) today introduced legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives to empower states to secure the southern border where President Biden has failed to do so. On January 22, the Supreme…

Rouzer Votes to Impeach Secretary Mayorkas

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WASHINGTON, DC - Today, with the support of Congressman David Rouzer (NC-07), the House of Representatives passed H. Res. 863, legislation impeaching Alejandro Mayorkas, Secretary of Homeland Security, for high crimes and misdemeanors due to purposely violating immigration and border security laws enacted by Congress and threatening the safety of the American people. "Drug…