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Curtis Appointed Vice Chair of Energy, Climate, and Grid Security Subcommittee

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Washington, D.C. —Today, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) announced the subcommittee assignments for Congressman John Curtis (UT-03) for the 118th Congress. A critical role, he was appointed Vice Chair of the Subcommittee on Energy, Climate, and Grid Security as well as a membership on the Communications and Technology Subcommittee. "I am honored to serve on ...

Curtis, Cruz Lead Coalition to Re-Introduce Consumer Protection Bill

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Washington, D.C. — Today, Representatives John Curtis (R-UT) and Seth Moulton (D-MA) introduced the Informing Consumers about Smart Devices Act in the Senate. Senators Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) introduced the companion legislation in the Senate. "This common sense and bipartisan bill ensures consumers are aware of the recording capabilities of items they are putting in their ...

Conservative Climate Caucus Announces Leadership for 118th Congress, Adds First Vice-Chair

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Washington, D.C. — Today, the Conservative Climate Caucus announced its leadership for the 118th Congress. Representative John Curtis (UT-03) will continue to serve as Chair of the Caucus, which was formed in June 2021. The Caucus is also pleased to welcome Representative Mariannette Miller-Meeks as its first Vice-Chair. "I am excited to welcome Congresswoman Miller-Meeks to the leadership of the ...

U.S Delegation Returns from Trip to Taiwan, Bolstering Partnership with Critical American Ally

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Washington, D.C. — Last week, Congressman John Curtis (UT-03) led a delegation of Members to Taiwan to discuss Taiwan’s national and energy security, as well as their critical role in the global supply chain. Members included Rep. John Curtis (UT-03), Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks (IA-01), Rep. Burgess Owens (UT-04), and Rep. Michelle Steel (CA-48). “When I first visited as a missionary in 1979, T...

Curtis, Dingell Fight for Increased Dental Insurance on Federal Marketplace

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Washington, D.C. — This week, U.S. Congressman John Curtis (R-UT-03) and Congresswoman Dingell (D-MI-12) introduced the bipartisan Increasing Access to Dental Insurance Act to expand access to private dental coverage for millions of Americans. “Routine, preventive dental care is critical to maintaining oral health” said Rep. Curtis. “The Increasing Access to Dental Insurance Act is a commonsense w...

House Passes Bill to Expand BST

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Washington, D.C. — Today, the United States House of Representatives unanimously passed Congressman John Curtis Bonneville Shoreline Trail Advancement Act to extend the unique and popular trail, which will ultimately stretch 280-miles upon completion. “With the rapid growth in and around Salt Lake City, it is more important than ever to support new recreation opportunities such as the Bonneville ...

Curtis, Aguilar Introduce Resolution Recognizing National GIS Day

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Washington, D.C. – Today, as Geographic Information System (GIS) users around the world showcase their work, Congressmen John Curtis (R-UT) and Pete Aguilar (D-CA) introduced a resolution officially designating November 16, 2022, as National GIS Day. The resolution encourages GIS users to continue to innovate and use GIS as a tool to analyze and address today’s societal challenges and drive econom...

Conservative Climate Caucus and House Republican Leadership Travel to COP

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Washington, D.C. — Today, Chairman John Curtis of the Conservative Climate Caucus announced a delegation, privately sponsored by the Conservative Climate Foundation, including several members of the Caucus in the U.S House of Representatives, that will travel to the 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. Members of the trip include: Rep. John Curtis (UT-03...

Curtis & Lowenthal Celebrate National Clean Energy Week

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Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. John Curtis (R-UT) and Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) submitted a resolution declaring the week of September 26 through September 30, 2022, as “National Clean Energy Week.” The bipartisan resolution kicks off a weeklong of activities highlighting clean energy innovation and help solve the world’s most pressing challenges. “It is an honor to be working with Rep. Lowenthal...

Curtis Backs Plan On Energy Independence, Strengthen Economy

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Washington, D.C. — Following the unveiling of the “Commitment to America” by House Republican leadership in Washington County, Pennsylvania, Congressman Curtis (UT-03) issued the following statement: “If there is anything we have learned in the past few years here in Washington, particularly since the invasion of Ukraine, it’s that we cannot spend our way out of our problems and we must come toget...

Curtis, Neguse Bill on Wildfire Recovery Passes House

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Washington, D.C. — This week, Congressman John Curtis (R-UT) and Congressman Joe Neguse (D-CO) Co-Chairs and Founders of the Bipartisan Wildfire Caucus, announced that the House of Representatives passed their legislation to help ensure impacted communities have the resources they need to recover from devastating wildfires. The bipartisan Wildfire Recovery Act would increase flexibility in the fed...

Utah Challenges Unlawful Designation of National Monuments

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"A congressional solution would be the more effective path for the conservation and management of Utah lands. This would include collaboration from state and federal agencies, tribal nations, local governments, citizens, the legislature, and Utah’s congressional delegation..." SALT LAKE CITY – Today, Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District o...

Bipartisan Bill to Shine Light on Demands of Hong Kong Authorities and Protect Hong Kongers Introduced

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This week, Congressman John Curtis (R-UT) and Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA) introduced the bipartisan Hong Kong Business Integrity and Transparency Act to establish regular reporting on instances where Hong Kong authorities demand data, content takedowns, or assistance with law enforcement from U.S. companies. Hong Kong after the 2020 National Security Law is no longer the global business city ...

Curtis Statement on Passage of the Inflation Reduction Act

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With the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act, Congressman John Curtis (UT-03) released the following statement: Individuals can respectfully disagree about the best path forward on an issue, including the topics covered by this bill. That said, I am deeply concerned about this legislation, both on substance and my colleague's disregard for those impacted. Republicans in Congress, and all Ameri...

Curtis to Speak with Taiwan’s Ambassador Bi-khim Hsiao

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Curtis to Speak with Taiwan’s Ambassador Bi-khim Hsiao Tomorrow, Rep. John Curtis is slated to speak with Rep. Hsiao at the annual Stewart Security Summit. Media reports indicate that Chinese military exercises will simultaneously occur on Taiwanese sovereign territory during this time period. “Recent events, including the visit by Speaker Pelosi to Taiwan, show the importance of America’s partne...