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Congressman Ron Barber

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

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Sep 30, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today announced that two Southern Arizona schools have been named National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2014, the highest national honor bestowed by the Department of Education.
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Sep 30, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today announced that Raytheon has been awarded a $149 million contract to produce parts for Israel’s Iron Dome missile-defense system – something that Barber has aggressively fought for since he took office more than two years ago.
Sep 29, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today welcomed an announcement that new rules have been proposed to crack down on payday and other predatory lenders preying on military families – something that Barber has been urging for more than seven months.
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Sep 26, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber tomorrow will take part in three events for children and families as he reads at the Tucson Children’s Museum, visits Fiesta Sahuarita and attends the annual gala for Big Brothers Big Sisters.
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Sep 24, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber will be in Cochise County on Friday to speak at the opening of a border-area livestock inspection facility and for a visit to the 90th Cochise County Fair.
Sep 23, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today issued the following statement on the air strikes in Syria and highlighted the importance of the Tucson-made Tomahawk which is being used in the strikes, and the A-10 in supporting our men and women in uniform as they continue to serve in the Middle East:
Sep 23, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber tomorrow will speak to a gathering of local homebuilders and also tour the Tucson office of a national insurance company where he will talk with several hundred employees.
Sep 22, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U. S. Rep. Ron Barber is accepting applications from high school students in Southern Arizona who are interested in receiving a congressional nomination to attend one of America’s prestigious service academies.
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Sep 22, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber and his wife Nancy have donated to three Southern Arizona charities money that the federal government spent to subsidize the congressman’s health insurance premiums.
Sep 19, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber will observe the 65th anniversary of American Business Women’s Day next week by touring a local women-owned small business and attending a YWCA conference where his predecessor, former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, will be honored.