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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...

Curtis and Jayapal Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Save Lives from Gun Suicide

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Last week, Congressman John Curtis (UT-03) and Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) introduced a bipartisan bill aimed at combatting gun suicides. The Preventing Suicide Through Voluntary Firearm Purchase Delay Act would curb gun suicides by allowing people to voluntarily enroll themselves onto a “do not sell” list, preventing them from purchasing a gun later on to harm themselves or others shou...

Curtis Bill to Protect Health Research from Chinese Influence Gets Committee Hearing

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Today, the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on Congressman Curtis’s bill, the Fix Nondisclosure of Influence in Health Research Act, or the Fix NIH Research Act. “I am deeply concerned by foreign influence in research institutions through China’s Thousand Talents Program,” said Rep. Curtis. “My bill before us today, the NIH Research Act, would help preve...

Rep. Curtis Reacts to Supreme Court Ruling

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Following the Supreme Court decision on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, Congressman John Curtis (UT-03) issued the following statement: I am proud to witness today’s Supreme Court ruling in favor of human life. I welcome the overturning of Roe v. Wade and appreciate that state policymakers can now enact laws that align with their values. Personally, I believe these laws should inclu...

House Passes Mental Health Package with Curtis Support

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Today, Representative John Curtis (UT-03) applauded the efforts of House Republicans and Democrats on the Energy & Commerce Committee to pass the first major mental health legislation since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. This bipartisan legislation is the product of work by the House Energy and Commerce Committee, on which Representative Curtis serves and participates. “Our nation is facing ...

Statement from Rep. Curtis on Gun Legislation

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This week, the House is voting on a series of gun-related bills, many restricting rights that in no way would have stopped the horrific shootings of the last few weeks and concatenated over the weekend without the input of a single Republican. It’s clear to me that we won’t end these mass shootings with partisan proposals put together in the middle of the night, particularly when there are many R...

Curtis Endorses GOP Leadership Pillars to Promote Energy, Climate and Conservation Efforts

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Yesterday, following the announcement from Rep. Garrett Graves (LA-06), the lead on Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s (Ca-23) Energy Climate and Conservation (ECC) Taskforce, Rep. John Curtis (UT-03) expressed his support that Republicans are leading on efforts to deliver lower energy costs for consumers, create American jobs, and provide economic and energy security for American families by utilizing Americ...