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Congressman Ken Buck

Representing the 4th District of Colorado

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January 13, 2017 Press Release
I voted today to begin the process of replacing Obamacare with a more affordable, patient-centered alternative. As we craft the replacement system, I’m eager to listen to the concerns and ideas of my constituents.
January 13, 2017 Press Release
Farmers and ranchers around the Fourth Congressional District support this legislation because they need affordable water. We worked hard on this legislation last year and I’m hopeful that this year we’ll see it pass the House and Senate and signed into law.
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January 3, 2017 Press Release
“I’m honored for the opportunity from Speaker Paul Ryan and Chairman Pete Sessions to join the House Rules Committee. The House has an important role to play in returning our nation to the right path, and I’m eager to get to work."
December 16, 2016 Press Release
I’m so proud of Etash and all the students who participated in the Congressional App Challenge this year. STEM education is so important to our nation’s future, and I’m confident these student participants will play key roles in America’s success.
December 9, 2016 Press Release
As a former prosecutor and a Coloradan, I’m eager to work with my fellow caucus-members to uphold our constitutional rights and empower law-abiding citizens to protect themselves.
December 8, 2016 Press Release
We must invest wisely and frugally in America’s infrastructure, which is why I voted for the WRDA Act. Growing a bushel of Colorado corn doesn’t do anyone much good if you can’t get that corn to the right market.
December 2, 2016 Press Release
If we’re going to maintain peace in this world, then we must have a strong military. This NDAA takes care of our troops while equipping them to adequately defend our nation.
November 29, 2016 Press Release
Republicans promised to roll back President Obama’s oppressive regulatory regime. This House rule allows Congress to reassert its rightful authority over the executive branch by repealing excessive regulations and overreaching executive orders.
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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."

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October 27, 2015 In The News
Rep. Ken Buck, R-Colo., echoed conservative criticism of the plan, adding that Boehner has “burned down the barn.”...
September 11, 2015 In The News
Most of Watchdog.org’s calls and emails to U.S. lawmakers were not returned, but a spokeswoman for U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, R-Colo., provided a statement praising the expiration of Ex-Im Bank’s authorization...
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August 4, 2015 In The News

In the aftermath of the 1973 oil crisis, President Ford signed the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, which banned the export of most American crude oil. Rather than shielding the United States from volatile world markets, the ban depressed domestic oil production, made America more dependent on foreign oil, and drove up the price of gas.

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August 1, 2015 In The News
After her husband, Col. Van Chandler, died in 1998, his wife, Mary, stayed out of his metal footlockers for more than a decade...
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July 20, 2015 In The News

Coloradans in Congressional District Four are represented by someone who understands the needs of the people he represents. Congressman Ken Buck (CO-04) has taken a leading role in finding a common sense solution to the rebuilding of our nation's infrastructure.

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July 17, 2015 In The News

President Barack Obama Thursday issued a major disaster declaration for severe weather that occurred from April 16 through June 20 in 11 Colorado counties, including Pueblo.

Preliminary assessments showed nearly $20 million in damage in the affected counties, but the amount of assistance available could change.

July 12, 2015 In The News
Rep. Ken Buck (R-Colo.), who is president of the House Republican freshmen, opposes the bank. Heritage Action, a conservative group that is also opposed, believe about 10 freshmen, including Buck, hold that position.
July 9, 2015 In The News

Rep. Ken Buck has introduced three amendments to an appropriations bill that take aim at the Environmental Protection Agency.

June 15, 2015 In The News
In an exclusive interview, Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO) stood up against tax penalties for small businesses in Colorado and across the nation.
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June 10, 2015 In The News

A diverse coalition of hard-line conservatives and centrist Republicans came together late Tuesday night to nearly deprive the annual 2016 spending bill for transportation and housing programs of the votes to pass.

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