News Articles

June 29, 2016

Congressman Gosar warns fight over Refuge boating restrictions is not over

By Brandon Messick, Today’s News-Herald. Congressman Paul Gosar didn’t come to Lake Havasu City on Wednesday to gloat. Following what he sees as a victory over the federal government’s proposed restrictions on the waterways surrounding Lake Havasu National Wildlife Refuge, Gosar joined city leaders Wednesday morning at Makai Café to keep up on local issues. […]

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June 28, 2016

Gosar: Benghazi Report “Confirms That The Attack Was Completely Preventable”

By the Arizona Daily Independent. Today, the House Select Committee on Benghazi released a report detailing significant new information uncovered about the Benghazi terrorist attack that killed four Americans. Rep. Paul Gosar said the report “confirms that the attack was completely preventable and that the Obama Administration, including Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, attempted to […]

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June 17, 2016

Don’t allow bad policy in lame duck

By Rep. Paul A. Gosar, Washington Examiner. Back in 1932, Will Rogers famously described the lame duck period in Congress to the New York Times: “It’s like where some fellows worked for you and their work wasn’t satisfactory and you let ’em out, but after you fired ’em, you let ’em stay long enough so […]

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June 17, 2016

FWS suspends proposal for refuge restrictions

By the Mohave Daily News. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will suspend its proposal to limit boating activities at Havasu National Wildlife Refuge, a decision hailed as a “victory for Lake Havasu” by Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar. Gosar had been one of the more vocal critics of the FWS’ draft recreational boating compatibility determination, […]

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June 16, 2016

Reps. Gosar, King, and Sessions Push for Passage of Amendments Blocking DACA Recipients from Enlisting in the Military

By NumbersUSA. Reps. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.), Steve King (R-Iowa), and Pete Sessions (R-Texas) pushed for passage of the Gosar and King amendments to the National Defense Appropriations Act on the House floor Wednesday evening. The Gosar and King amendments would prohibit any funds from being used to enlist illegal aliens who received deferred action through […]

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June 16, 2016

House Members Unite to Read Stanford Rape Victim’s Letter

By the New York Times. “Hoping to dramatize the issue of campus sexual assault, 18 members of the House took turns on Wednesday night reading portions of the 7,200-word letter a woman known as Emily Doe wrote to the former Stanford University student who raped her. […] Reading the letter in its entirety on the […]

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June 15, 2016

Privacy Advocates Aim to Use Defense Spending Bill to Protect Encryption

By Morning Consult. A bipartisan effort is underway in the House to use the Defense appropriations bill to protect the use of encryption in electronic devices. Eighteen House lawmakers, both Democrats and Republicans, are backing an amendment to the Pentagon’s fiscal year 2017 spending measure that would prohibit any agent of the National Security Agency or […]

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June 15, 2016

Amendment calls out Fish and Wildlife Service for proposed boating restrictions near Lake Havasu

By Haley Walters, Today’s News-Herald. The U.S. House Appropriations Committee sent “a strong message” to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service when it approved its $32.1 billion spending bill Wednesday. The committee approved an amendment to the Interior and Environment Appropriation Bill that specifically pointed to the proposed boating restrictions near Lake Havasu. The bill […]

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June 14, 2016

House slated for immigration fight in defense bill

By Christina Marcos, the Hill. House GOP leaders decided late Tuesday night to grant floor time to two GOP-authored amendments to a defense spending bill. The amendments would ensure that no funds can be used to enlist in the military young illegal immigrants granted work permits under President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) […]

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June 13, 2016

Arizonans feeling sting of out-of-pocket cost increases under Obamacare

By the Arizona Business Daily. “The average annual state premium and deductible increase for 2015 silver plans in the exchanges was $225. In Arizona, however, the average increase is $866. ‘As many have predicted since 2010, Obamacare is fundamentally flawed in both concept and execution,’ U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar…‘The exit of United Healthcare from the […]

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June 11, 2016

House: Keep using term ‘illegal alien’

By Emily Zentner, Cronkite News. The House spent several hours in bitter debate before approving a Republican-backed bill Friday that will force the Library of Congress to continue using the term ‘illegal alien’ in its catalog instead of the library’s preferred ‘noncitizen.’…But Republicans like Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Prescott, said the Library of Congress’ proposed […]

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June 8, 2016

On College Admission, Military Recruitment, and Illegal Aliens

By the Center for Immigration Studies. In its recent vote on the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to fund troops, materiel, operations, and readiness, Congress had a chance to ditch a program called ‘Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest’ (MAVNI), which is a deliberately obscure name for the Pentagon’s directive to its recruiters […]

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June 7, 2016

Gosar urges Army Corps of Engineers to help eradicate salt cedar

By Arizona Business Daily. U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar joined U.S. Sen John McCain (R-AZ) and U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) in asking for support from the United States Army Corps of Engineers for removing invasive salt cedar along the Gila River: “Historic drought and significant water demands continue to plague Western communities and Arizona,” Gosar […]

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June 4, 2016

Arizona leaders urge Army Corps to help remove invasive trees affecting floodplain

By Arizona Business Daily. U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) and Reps. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) and Raúl Grijalva (D-AZ) recently sent a letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army Jo-Ellen Darcy urging the Army Corps of Engineers to respond to Maricopa County Flood Control District’s request for assistance with its ecosystem restoration project, which could also […]

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June 1, 2016

Effort to Deny Funding to Sanctuary Cities Fails for Unrelated Reason

By Right Side News. “Last week, Rep. Diane Black (R-TN) introduced a FAIR-supported amendment to H.R. 5055, the Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, that would have denied federal funding to dangerous sanctuary city jurisdictions. […]The amendment was approved by a near-unanimous voice vote. However, the underlying bill ended up failing 305-112 […]

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Press Releases

July 20, 2016

Paul Gosar Endorses Donald Trump for President, Time to Unite

For Immediate Release Date: July 20, 2016 Contact: Gosar For Congress scheduling@gosar4congress.com PHOENIX, AZ – Today, Paul Gosar (R-AZ-04) released the following statement after formally endorsing Donald J. Trump, the Republican nominee for President of the United States of America: “A Clinton Administration will expand Obama’s amnesty policies that have resulted in the death of innocent […]

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July 19, 2016

Rep. Gosar Wins First Primary Debate, Touts Arizona Victories, Commitment to Upholding the Constitution

For Immediate Release Date: July 19, 2016 Contact: Gosar For Congress scheduling@gosar4congress.com   PRESCOTT, AZ – Today, Congressman Paul Gosar (AZ-04) released the following statement after winning the first primary debate in Arizona’s Fourth Congressional District, hosted by the Republican Women of Prescott: “Arizonans don’t need another open border advocate who talks a big game but […]

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May 3, 2016

Dr. Gosar Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

For Immediate Release: May 3, 2016 Contact: Gosar4Congress@gmail.com PRESCOTT, ARIZONA – Today, U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ-04) released the following statement after filing 3,100 signatures from his nominating petitions with the Arizona Secretary of State and announcing his re-elect. “I want to thank all of the good people in Arizona who took the time to […]

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April 28, 2016

New Poll Shows Majority of Arizonans Oppose Effort to Lock Up 1.7 Million Acres by Executive Order

For Immediate Release: April 28, 2016 Contact: Gosar4Congress@gmail.com PRESCOTT, ARIZONA – Today, U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ-04) released the following statement after a new scientific poll conducted by Coleman Dahm & Associates found that 71.6% of Arizonans are opposed to the ongoing effort by special interest groups to lock up 1.7 million more acres in […]

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January 25, 2014

Gosar Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 25, 2014 Contact: info@gosar4congress.com, 928-377-5754   Gosar Announces Re-Election Plans PHOENIX, ARIZONA – U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ-04), formally announced he will be seeking election to his third term in Congress. At the Arizona GOP Convention in Phoenix, Gosar told supporters, “It has been a honor to serve the people of […]

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August 28, 2012

Statement by Congressman Paul Gosar

“Today the people of Arizona have validated my hardwork and have reaffirmed our path to fiscal sanity.  Rural Arizona has rejected the lies of the East Coast elites who tried to buy this election by misrepresenting my values.  I stand with the people of Arizona and look forward to restoring American exceptionism and returning our […]

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August 26, 2012

NFIB Endorses Dr. Paul Gosar in CD4 Primary

The nation’s leading small business advocate endorsed U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar in his reelection bid in Congressional District 4. The National Federation of Independent Business praised Gosar for his business experience and his work standing up for business while in Congress. Electing candidates with small-business experience, like you, is not only important to your district, […]

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August 23, 2012

Gov. Sarah Palin adds her name to the list of conservatives who endorse Rep. Paul Gosar’s re-election to Congress

Today, Gov. Sarah Palin reaffirmed her support for U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar by endorsing him to represent Arizona’s Fourth Congressional District. In 2010, Gov. Sarah Palin propelled Dr. Paul Gosar’s campaign onto the national scene when she publically endorsed him on her Facebook page by stating: “[Dr. Paul Gosar] shares our belief that the federal […]

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August 22, 2012

Yuma County Sheriff Ralph Ogden Endorses Rep. Paul Gosar for Congress

Cites leadership on Fast and Furious and Border Security Yuma, AZ – Longtime Yuma County Sheriff Ralph Ogden endorsed U.S. Rep Paul Gosar for reelection in Congressional District 4. Ogden decided to support Gosar because of his strong record on border issues, including helping lead the Congressional investigation into the deadly Fast and Furious gun-walking […]

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August 21, 2012

Mohave County Leadership Supports Congressman Paul Gosar

Kingman, AZ – Mohave County’s elected leaders came together to endorse Congressman Paul Gosar Tuesday. Arizona State Mine Inspector and former State Representative Joe Hart, the entire Mohave County Board of Supervisors – Buster Johnson, Tom Sockwell and Gary Watson – Kingman Mayor John Salem, Kingman City Councilwoman Janet Watson, Lake Havasu Mayor Mark Nexsen and State […]

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August 21, 2012

State Rep. Frank Pratt and Pinal County’s T.J. Shope Endorse Paul Gosar for Congress

San Tan Valley, Arizona – State Rep. Frank Pratt, a Republican representing parts of Gila and Pinal Counties, endorsed Congressman Paul Gosar in the race for Arizona’s 4th Congressional District. “In his first-term, Paul has proven himself a strong advocate for Central Arizona,” said Rep. Pratt. “He navigated the Resolution Copper mine legislation to House-passage […]

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August 18, 2012

Mayor Scott Smith of Mesa Endorses Paul Gosar

San Tan Valley, Arizona – Today, Congressman Paul Gosar proudly announced that Mesa Mayor Scott Smith has endorsed his campaign in the race for Arizona’s 4th Congressional District. “The citizens in our cities and towns need strong leadership and focused solutions,” said Mayor Smith. “I strongly support Congressman Gosar and urge the residents of Queen […]

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August 17, 2012

Trust in Small Business Endorses Paul Gosar for Congress

Business groups continue to recognize Congressman Paul Gosar’s commitment to fixing America’s bleak economy. Trust in Small Business (TISB), a national group that advocates for small businesses, announced its endorsement of Gosar today. “TISB is proud to endorse Paul Gosar for Congress in the Republican Primary on Aug. 28th. Congressman Gosar has been a tireless […]

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August 17, 2012

Wall Street Ups the Ante, Spending over $700,000 trying to Buy Main Street Arizona for Ron Gould

Wall Street money continues to pour in for Ron Gould in the race for Congressional District 4. As of this week, Wall Street’s investment in Gould hit $700,000, much of it used for negative ads against U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar. This is an unprecedented amount of money spent by the Wall Street backed group Club […]

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August 11, 2012

Statement by Paul Gosar Regarding Gov. Romeny’s Selection of Rep. Paul Ryan for VP

Paul Ryan is a bold choice for a vice presidential selection by Mitt Romney. His deep understanding of the nation’s fiscal challenges make him qualified to assume the second highest post in America. I support the Ryan Budget that turns our fiscal ship around by balancing the budget, reducing spending, and reforming entitlements. My opponent […]

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