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Congressman Ron Barber

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

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Sep 2, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber’s office recently came to the rescue of a Tucson woman and her disabled son who were one week away from losing their home, helping them obtain $46,000 in mortgage relief.
Aug 29, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today issued the following statement on Monday’s observance of Labor Day:
Aug 27, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber worked with his Arizona colleagues in Congress – Republicans and Democrats – in urging the head of the Environmental Protection Agency today to meet with executives from Arizona Electric Power Cooperative before imposing new emissions regulations.
Aug 27, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today announced that an additional $7.9 million has been awarded to continue training A-10 and EC-130 crews at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base and Moody Air Force Base in Georgia.
Aug 26, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today issued the following statement after the Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Inspector General released its final report on scheduling and other issues at the Phoenix VA Health Care System:
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Aug 25, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today issued the following statement on new Border Patrol regulations issued on Administratively Uncontrollable Overtime:
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Aug 22, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber has led the effort with his Arizona congressional colleagues ¬¬– Republicans and Democrats – to tell U.S. Army officials that possible personnel cuts at Fort Huachuca would harm national security and cause serious damage to the Southern Arizona economy.
Aug 21, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today told the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service it is important that it hold a public meeting in Cochise County before making a final decision on whether to expand habitat for the endangered Mexican gray wolf into the county.
Aug 21, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today welcomed an announcement of a federal grant of nearly $525,000 to Pima Community College to help the college improve its services to Hispanic students.
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Aug 20, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today welcomed a $100,000 federal grant to the Bisbee-Douglas International Airport that will allow Cochise County to buy a badly needed sweeper to keep runways at the historic airport safe.