Press Releases

  • Graves Applauds President’s State of the Union Address, Calls on Democrats to Negotiate in Good Faith
    Feb 5, 2019 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) released the following statement after President Trump delivered his second State of the Union address: “Tonight President Trump addressed one of the most pressing issues facing our country: the humanitarian and security crisis at our Southern border. The president again ma... More
  • Graves Statement On Conference Committee And Democrat Opening Offer
    Feb 1, 2019 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14), who is a member of the bipartisan Conference Committee to secure the border, issued the following statement on the Democrat’s opening offer: “One week ago today, we reached a deal to open the government and begin border security negotiations. I was optimistic about our abi... More
  • Rep. Tom Graves to Serve as Republican Leader of Appropriations Subcommittee for Financial Services
    Jan 15, 2019 - The House Appropriations Committee today announced that Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) will serve as Republican Leader of the Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee for the 116th Congress. The influential subcommittee writes the annual bill funding the Department of the Treasury, the Judi... More
  • Tom Graves Sworn In to U.S. House for 116th Congress
    Jan 3, 2019 - U.S. Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) issued the following statement after being sworn in to the 116th Congress as the Representative for Georgia’s 14th Congressional District: “I’m honored to continue serving Northwest Georgia in the House of Representatives at this critical moment. Unfortunately, the 116... More
  • Rep. Graves Supports Bipartisan Criminal Justice Reform Bill
    Dec 20, 2018 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) today voted for and the House passed by an overwhelming vote of 358 to 36 the First Step Act (S. 756), bipartisan legislation reforming the federal prison system. The bill now heads to President Trump’s desk. The bill passed the Senate earlier this week by a vote of 87-12. ... More
  • Rep. Graves Supports America First Agriculture Bill
    Dec 12, 2018 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) today voted for and the House passed the Conference Report to Accompany the Agriculture Improvement Act (H.R. 2) – commonly referred to as the Farm Bill. This legislation, which addresses differences between the House and Senate’s previously-passed versions of the bill, set... More
  • ICYMI: Nearly 500 Students Attend Rep. Graves’ Fifth Annual Youth Leadership Summit
    Nov 5, 2018 - Nearly 500 students participated in Rep. Tom Graves’ (R-GA-14) fifth annual Youth Leadership Summit in Dalton on Tuesday, October 30. The students were high school sophomores, juniors and seniors from 25 schools from across the 14th Congressional District, each of whom was recommended to attend the ... More
  • Rep. Graves Co-Sponsors Bill to Fully Fund President Trump’s Border Wall
    Oct 16, 2018 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) issued the following statement after co-sponsoring the Build the Wall, Enforce the Law Act (H.R. 7059), which provides $23.4 billion to fully fund President Trump’s border wall. “The wall is a key part of President Trump’s plan to secure the border. After making a $1.6 bill... More
  • Rep. Graves Supports Tax Reform 2.0
    Sep 28, 2018 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) today voted for and the House passed the Protecting Family and Small Business Tax Cuts Act (H.R. 6760), Family Savings Act (H.R. 6757) and American Innovation Act (H.R. 6756). The three bills are collectively referred to as Tax Reform 2.0. “These bills lock in and build on ... More
  • Rep. Graves Supports Critical National Security Funding
    Sep 26, 2018 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) today voted for and the House passed the Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act (H.R. 6157). The bill provides annual funding for the Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Labor an... More