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April 21, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON — This weekCongressman Ken Buck (R-Colo.) and Congressman Al Lawson (D-Fla.) re-introduced a bipartisan solution to ensure a free and fair market for the pricing of aluminum in the United States.
March 10, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ken Buck (R-Colo.) voted against H.R. 842, the Protecting the Right to Organize Act. This bill overturns right-to-work laws in 27 states, strips independent contractors of their entrepreneurial ability to earn a living, takes away workers’ rights, and gives more power to union bosses.
Rep. Buck made the following statement concerning his objection to H.R. 842:
May 12, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Reps. Ken Buck (R-Colo.) and Ted Budd (R-N.C.) introduced the Getting Americans Back to Work Act. This bill fixes glaring errors in the CARES Act that incentivize millions of unemployed Americans to stay out of work because they receive more income through unemployment benefits than through their previous jobs. The bill caps the amount an individual can receive from unemployment insurance at 100 percent of their previous wages.

September 27, 2018 Press Release
Our beverage and beer industry, along with so many other job-creating industries, rely on a fair and free market for aluminum purchases. To avoid perversions of the free market, like monopoly pricing, we need to fully equip the CFTC, alongside the Justice Department, to investigate pricing irregularities that have been plaguing the aluminum market for months now.
June 8, 2017 Press Release
The Financial CHOICE Act was written for Main Street, not Wall Street. The CHOICE Act will roll back those costly regulations that prevent our local banks from offering the services our community deserves.
November 1, 2016 Press Release
Our corn and sorghum farmers in Colorado already face a number of federal regulations that make their jobs harder. I urge the EPA to rethink their approach to atrazine, using sound science and listening to the concerns of farmers instead of barreling forward with flawed research.
October 5, 2016 Press Release
"Manufacturing businesses are vital components of our economy. In Washington, I’m fighting government overreach so that small businesses, especially gun manufacturers who rely on the protection of our Second Amendment rights, can continue contributing to the economy and creating jobs."
July 15, 2016 Press Release
In Northern Colorado, water is life for farmers and everyone else who lives in the region. I’ve watched firsthand as water shortages in Colorado drive farmers and their families to desperation.We need to reform federal regulations so that water projects can be completed more quickly and more efficiently.
February 25, 2016 Press Release
This legislation protects small businesses from frivolous lawsuits so that they can create jobs and continue contributing to their communities.
February 5, 2016 Press Release
Every day, parents, farmers, and small business owners rely on affordable transportation, so a tax hike on fuel hits them the hardest. The federal government has no business picking winners and losers in the energy economy with our tax dollars.