Improving Cybersecurity

  • Against the odds, select committee aims to push Congress into the 21st century
    May 25, 2019 - Against the odds, select committee aims to push Congress into the 21st century By Paul Kane May 25, 2019 It’s one of the most important committees in Congress, yet it has only temporary office space. It has just two full-time legislative staff members. And it borrows other committees’ rooms to hold... More
  • Graves Amendments to Support Seniors, Veterans and Children Pass Committee
    May 16, 2019 - During the first round of the Appropriations Committee’s markup of government funding bills, Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) championed and passed three amendments with full bipartisan support. The amendments, detailed below, were offered throughout the week and passed unanimously by voice vote. Supportin... More
  • Graves Amendment to Increase Cyber Defense Cooperation Passes Committee
    May 16, 2019 - Today in the Appropriations Committee’s markup of the State and Foreign Operations funding bill, Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) championed and passed an amendment to increase cybersecurity cooperation with our allies to defend against cyberattacks. The amendment was included in the manager’s package, whi... More
  • Graves Hosts Local Government Services Day in Rome
    May 7, 2019 - Today Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) hosted a Local Government Services Day at Georgia Highlands College in Rome, Georgia. The event connects local leaders with state and federal agency resources that can help them better serve their constituents and communities. At the event federal and state officials ... More
  • Graves Receives Award for Conservative Excellence
    Apr 17, 2019 - Washington, D.C. – The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) released their 2018 Ratings of Congress and awarded Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) for his conservative excellence displayed in the second session of the 115th Congress. For the past 48 years, ACUF has researched and selected a range of... More
  • Graves Announces Winners of 14th District Congressional Art Competition
    Apr 5, 2019 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14), in partnership with the Harris Arts Center and the Gordon County Chamber of Commerce, hosted a reception last night in Calhoun to announce the winners of the annual Congressional Art Competition. Esther Hayes, a Junior at Sonoraville High School in Calhoun, was the first-p... More
  • Graves Questions FBI Director Wray on Cyber Threats
    Apr 4, 2019 - In today’s Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice and Science hearing with Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director Christopher Wray, Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) brought up the importance of cyber defense and asked about current efforts in the private sector to protect against cyber cr... More
  • Graves Named ‘Taxpayer Hero’ by Government Waste Watchdogs
    Apr 3, 2019 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) was named a “Taxpayer Hero” by the Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW), a national organization dedicated to eliminating waste, mismanagement and inefficiency in government. Since 1989, CCAGW has identified Members of Congress who are committed to protecti... More
  • Every Baby Deserves the Opportunity to Live
    Apr 2, 2019 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) today joined more than 150 of his colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives to sign a discharge petition to force a vote on the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (“Born Alive Act”). The Born Alive Act protects babies that are born alive following an attempt... More
  • Celebrating Georgia Ag Week 2019
    Mar 18, 2019 - If you’ve eaten today, you should thank your local farmers! Agriculture is our state’s largest and oldest industry. Each year, agriculture contributes more than $70 billion to Georgia’s state economy. About 1 in 7 Georgians make the choice to earn a living in agriculture, forestry or related fields ... More