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Congressman Ron Barber

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

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Jul 31, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber and Congressman John Carney of Delaware were forced to cancel tomorrow’s planned tour of the Southern Arizona border with Mexico because House leaders today were unable to reach agreement on how to address the current security and humanitarian crisis on the border.
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Jul 30, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today issued the following statement after the House voted to file suit against the president.
Jul 30, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today introduced legislation that will expand educational benefits available to veterans who have served in the military after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
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Jul 30, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today voted to approve broad bipartisan reforms to veterans’ health care, noting that the legislation also includes expansion of a scholarship for veterans that he had proposed.
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Jul 28, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber’s proposal to require the Department of Homeland Security to measure the effectiveness of Border Patrol operations was passed by the House today.
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Jul 28, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today issued the following statement following the announcement of an agreement between House and Senate negotiators on a bill addressing medical care for veterans.
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Jul 28, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber’s constituent services team recently recovered more than $100,000 for two Southern Arizonans who had endured lengthy disputes with the Social Security Administration.
Jul 25, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber urged congressional leaders to stay in Washington and in session until the House and Senate resolve their differences on stalled legislation addressing medical care for veterans.
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Jul 23, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today welcomed a $414,000 federal grant to the Benson Volunteer Fire Department that will allow the department to retire a 43-year-old fire engine.
Jul 23, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today joined Congressman Dan Maffei of New York to introduce the Members Play by the Same Rules Act that would eliminate the taxpayer subsidy given to members of Congress for health insurance.