Press Releases

Scrap the Tax Code and the IRS

Apr 9, 2014 Issues: Taxes

(WASHINGTON, DC)— Tax Day, April 15th, is a day so many East Alabamians despise. Every year around this time, folks prepare their taxes and dread the complications and confusion that come along with them.  But to truly understand how broken the tax...

Rogers: Repeal the Tax Code

Apr 3, 2014 Issues: Taxes

(WASHINGTON, D.C.)—With the dreaded Tax Day – April 15 – only two weeks away, Congressman Mike Rogers is urging Congress to bring H.R 352, the Tax Code Termination Act, to the floor for a vote. Rogers has consistently backed legislation that would...

Concerns About America’s Power, Prestige

Mar 26, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC—Last week I met with advisory committees composed of farmers and Veterans from across East Alabama. Besides agriculture and specific Veterans issues, we talked about many of the kitchen table challenges we all face these days: a tough...

Rogers: Strengthen U.S. Missile Defenses

Mar 25, 2014

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – President Obama’s budget shortchanges American missile defenses and threatens to further undermine the nation’s military strength, said Congressman Mike Rogers (R-AL,) Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on...

Rogers to Army Leadership: ANAD is Army’s Most Efficient Depot

Mar 25, 2014 Issues: Anniston Army Depot Issues

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – At a hearing today of the Armed Services Committee, Congressman Mike Rogers (R-AL) questioned the Secretary of the Army John McHugh and the Army Chief of Staff General Raymond Odierno about the Army’s short- and long-term plans...

Rogers Meets with Veterans in Talladega

Mar 19, 2014 Issues: Veterans

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Congressman Mike Rogers met today with his Third District Veterans Advisory Committee in Talladega. This volunteer panel, made up of Veterans from across the Third District, meets regularly with Rogers and helps advise him on...

Rogers Hosts Agriculture Advisory Committee Meeting

Mar 18, 2014 Issues: Agriculture

(WASHINGTON, D.C.)—Congressman Mike Rogers hosted a Third Congressional District Agriculture Advisory Committee meeting today in Auburn with local farmers and leaders in the agriculture industry from across East Alabama. Rogers’s committee, which...

Rogers Votes to Strengthen Medicare & Reimbursement Rates to Doctors

Mar 14, 2014 Issues: Health

(WASHINGTON, D.C) - Congressman Mike Rogers made the following remarks today in response to the passage of H.R. 4015, the SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act.   “East Alabama’s seniors and doctors rely on Medicare, and it’s...

U.S. Chamber Honors Rogers with Small Business Award

Mar 12, 2014

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today presented Congressman Mike Rogers (AL-03) with its annual Spirit of Enterprise Award in recognition of his support of pro-growth, pro-jobs policies during the first session of the 113th...

Obamacare Cuts Coming to Medicare Advantage in East Alabama

Mar 12, 2014 Issues: Health

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) — Across East Alabama, so many of our seniors depend on Medicare to help provide their health care coverage. Medicare Advantage, or Medicare Part C, is a program that allows seniors to enroll in plans provided by private insurance...

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