Press Releases

  • Rep. Tom Graves Supports Workers
    Jun 22, 2017 - The House this week passed, with Rep. Tom Graves’ (R-GA-14) support, the Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act (H.R. 1393) and the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (H.R. 2353). H.R. 1393 would simplify a complex web of state tax laws so employees a... More
  • Healthcare Rescue Mission Continues
    Jun 15, 2017 - Continuing the healthcare reform process, the House this week passed the Verify First Act (H.R. 2581), the VETERAN Act (H.R. 2372) and the Broader Options for Americans Act (H.R. 2579). These bills are part of Phase 3 of President Trump’s healthcare plan. Speaking of the bills, Rep. Graves (R-GA-14)... More
  • Rep. Graves, House Sends VA Accountability Bill to President’s Desk
    Jun 13, 2017 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) voted for and the House passed the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act (S. 1094), sending it to the president’s desk. “Our veterans made countless sacrifices serving our nation and protecting our freedom,” said Rep. Graves. “They d... More
  • Rep. Graves, House Pass Major Wall Street Reform Bill
    Jun 8, 2017 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee’s Financial Services Subcommittee, released the following statement after voting in favor of the Financial CHOICE Act (H.R. 10), legislation to repeal and replace the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: ... More
  • Rep. Graves Holds Military Academy Appointees “Send-Off Dinner”
    Jun 6, 2017 - Yesterday, Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) held a send-off dinner to honor the students from the 14th Congressional District who were appointed this year to attend a U.S. military academy. The dinner was held at the UGA Extension office in Calhoun. (From left to right: Winston St. Luke, Abigail Waldman, R... More
  • Rep. Tom Graves Releases Updated Active Cyber Defense Bill
    May 25, 2017 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) today released an updated discussion draft of the Active Cyber Defense Certainty Act (ACDC), which incorporates feedback from the business community, academia and cybersecurity policy experts, including recommendations he received at his cybersecurity event in Atlanta on Ma... More
  • Rep. Graves: Trump’s Budget Is Impressive And Honest
    May 24, 2017 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) issued the following statement on President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposal, A New Foundation for American Greatness: “The president’s budget proposal is impressive. He’s keeping his campaign promises, and also being very honest with Americans about what it takes t... More
  • VIDEO: Graves Receives Input for Active-Defense Bill at Cyber Event
    May 15, 2017 - Ahead of the recent global ransomware attack, Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) held an event, in cooperation with the Georgia Institute of Technology, on May 1 for executives and thought leaders in Atlanta about cybersecurity policy, including Rep. Graves’ Active Cyber Defense Certainty Act (ACDC). The pan... More
  • Rep. Graves, GA Delegation Members Urge Secretary Perdue to Rescind Obama Poultry Regulations
    May 5, 2017 - Today, Members of the Georgia Congressional Delegation, including Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14), sent a bipartisan letter to Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Sonny Perdue urging him to rescind harmful Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration (GIPSA) rules issued in the... More
  • Rep. Graves, House Pass Historic Obamacare Repeal and Replace Bill
    May 4, 2017 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) voted for and the House passed the American Health Care Act (H.R. 1628), Phase 1 of President Trump’s healthcare plan. Speaking of the historic vote, Rep. Graves said: “The first bill I introduced after I was elected to Congress in 2010 was legislation to defund Obamacare. ... More