REPRESENTING THE THIRD DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI
COMMITTED TO CREATING JOBS, DRIVING DOWN SPENDING AND SHRINKING THE SIZE OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

Press Releases

Jun 22, 2015

UPS CEO Applauds Rep. Gregg Harper for Support of Trade Promotion Authority

Issues: Economy & Jobs

TPA is critical to ensuring that Congress has an opportunity to help shape trade agreements such as the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership, and Trade in Services Agreement, during their negotiation and that an up or down vote is taken once they are completed. TPA is a vital step toward enabling our country to determine the rules of trade going forward with other countries, ensuring fair competition and breaking down barriers to growth.

Jun 10, 2015

Dr. James Billington's retirement: We are losing a national treasure.

I thank Dr. Billington for his personal friendship, and I want to extend my heartfelt appreciation to him for his service to our country and for his immeasurable contributions to the Library of Congress and to the United States. His legacy will be one of excellence.

Jun 9, 2015

Rep. Harper Welcomes Rep. Trent Kelly

“It is such an honor for me to welcome Congressman Trent Kelly as the newest Member of the U. S. House of Representatives.”

May 13, 2015

House Passes Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

Issues: Health Care

U.S. Representative Gregg Harper released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act:

May 8, 2015

Cochran, Wicker, Harper Praise Mississippi State University Selection by FAA, Culmination of Years of Effort

Issues: Agriculture, Defense & Security, Economy & Jobs, Education

Rep. Gregg Harper (R-Miss.) today announced that Mississippi State University has won a hard-fought competition to host the nation’s premier civilian academic center focused on research and policies related to unmanned aerial systems.

Mar 26, 2015

SGR

Issues: Health Care, Seniors

U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015:

Mar 13, 2015

U.S. REPS. CONAWAY, VEASEY, AND HARPER FORM CONGRESSIONAL CARBON DIOXIDE ENHANCED OIL RECOVERY (CO2-EOR) CAUCUS

Issues: Energy

The CO2-EOR Caucus will serve as an informal group of Members dedicated to educating Congressional Members and Staff on the economic and environmental benefits of enhanced oil recovery from carbon dioxide.

Mar 3, 2015

Rep. Harper's Statement Supporting Close Ally Israel

Issues: Defense & Security

Iran is the most dangerous state sponsor or terrorism in the world and I appreciate a leader who recognizes the threat that exists. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has correctly stated that Iran must never be allowed to build a nuclear weapon.

Feb 6, 2015

Congressman Harper Comments on the Passing of Congressman Alan Nunnelee

Congressman Harper Comments on the Passing of Congressman Alan Nunnelee

Jan 28, 2015

Rep. Harper Renews Fight to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

Issues: Health Care

Instead of requiring every health plan to carry burdensome directives that make insurance unaffordable, the Health Care Choice Act frees insurance companies to compete for your business across state lines: online, by mail, over the phone, or in consultation with an insurance agent in your hometown.

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