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Congressman Ron Barber

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

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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.
Aug 19, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber is the most independent Arizonan in Congress and only three other members of the 435-member House vote against their party leadership more than Barber, according to a nonpartisan evaluation of congressional votes.
Aug 18, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber, who has led the fight against a preliminary Army proposal to cut up to 2,700 jobs at Fort Huachuca, today reminded Southern Arizonans they have only one more week to register their opposition to the proposal.
Aug 15, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber and his wife Nancy donated to three Southern Arizona charities money that the federal government spent to subsidize the congressman’s health insurance premiums.
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Aug 12, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today welcomed an announcement that two Southern Arizona organizations will receive more than $2.2 million to help homeless veterans and their families.
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Aug 11, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber tomorrow will address a meeting of the D-M 50 about his continuing fight to save the A-10, protect D-M and Southern Arizona’s military installations and industry. Barber also will tour IBM’s local operations and visit with patients at a local dialysis center.
Aug 8, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber will be in Green Valley on Monday to speak at a United Community Health Center celebration and later to attend a meeting of the Military Officers Association of America.
Aug 7, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber tomorrow will greet students returning to classes at a Northwest Side charter school and later speak at an event held by a nonprofit organization the supports students in the Tucson Unified School District.
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Aug 7, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today issued the following statement after President Obama signed into law a broad bipartisan package of reforms to veterans’ health care. Also included in the legislation is an expansion of a scholarship for spouses of veterans for which he had advocated.
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Aug 7, 2014 Press Release
TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ron Barber today welcomed an announcement that Fort Huachuca has received a $4 million federal award to protect the fort from encroaching development and reduce water use on nearby land.