Press Releases

  • Graves Announces Congressional App Challenge Winner from Walker County
    Dec 10, 2019 - Today Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) announced Andrew Lemons as the winner of this year’s 14th District Congressional App Challenge. The App Challenge is a nationwide initiative to encourage student involvement, curiosity and creation in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education and comp... More
  • Rep. Tom Graves Will Not Seek Re-Election in 2020
    Dec 5, 2019 - Today, U.S. Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) announced in a letter to 14th District constituents that he will not seek re-election in 2020: Friends and fellow Georgians, The holidays are a time of reflection for each of us. Today, I'd like to share a few of my thoughts from last week as we all paused to gi... More
  • Graves Honors Senator Isakson on House Floor
    Nov 19, 2019 - Today Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) joined members of the Georgia congressional delegation on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives to honor and pay tribute to U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA). Senator Isakson has served the state of Georgia for 45 years, and is the only Georgian ever to be e... More
  • Graves, Google Host Internet Safety Event at Sammy McClure Middle School
    Nov 18, 2019 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) joined representatives from Google today for an Internet safety presentation at Sammy McClure Middle School. Google’s Online Safety Roadshow: How to Be Internet Awesome teaches middle school students how to be smart and safe when sharing content and communicating online. It... More
  • Select Committee Extended Through 116th Congress
    Nov 14, 2019 - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to extend the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress (“Select Committee”) through the end of the 116th Congress. The rule that created the Select Committee originally had it set to expire on February 1, 2020. The extension allows the Select C... More
  • Graves Hosts Veterans Breakfast in Bremen
    Nov 12, 2019 - On Tuesday, November 12th Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) hosted his eighth annual veterans breakfast to honor the service and sacrifice of Georgia’s veterans. Each year, Rep. Graves invites veterans from different counties throughout the 14th Congressional District to join him for a Veterans Day breakfas... More
  • Graves Hosts the Sixth Annual Youth Leadership Summit in Dalton
    Oct 10, 2019 - To kick-off the sixth annual Youth Leadership Summit (YLS), more than 520 students and teachers from Northwest Georgia schools joined Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) at the Dalton Convention Center on Tuesday, October 8th. YLS was started in 2014 to give Northwest Georgia students an opportunity to learn ... More
  • Rep. Graves: “Reckless pursuit of impeachment hurts our country.”
    Sep 24, 2019 - Today Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) released the following statement after Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that the U.S. House of Representatives will launch a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump: “Based on a report they have never seen, about a conversation they never heard, from a pe... More
  • Select Committee Holds Hearing to Examine Budget and Appropriations Process Reform
    Sep 19, 2019 - Today the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress (“Select Committee”) held a hearing to examine budget and appropriations process reform in Congress. Last year, the Joint Select Committee (“Joint Select Committee”) on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform was tasked with producing bipa... More
  • Floyd County to Receive Federal Resources to Combat Drug Trafficking
    Sep 12, 2019 - Today Rep. Tom Graves applauded the Office of National Drug Control Policy’s (ONDCP) announcement that Floyd County, Georgia will be designated as a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA), which will make more resources available for local law enforcement and local officials in their fight aga... More