Press Releases

July 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) introduced two amendments to the ‘minibus’ appropriations bills being debated in the House of Representatives this week. His amendments to H.R. 7617 would allow more businesses to offer healthcare coverage and increase hospital capacity.

 

July 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C.- Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) and Senator Joni Ernst (IA) partnered to ask the Office of Management and Budget for an official investigation into tax dollars used to support or clean up autonomous zones. The letter was sent to Director Russell Vought of the Office of Management and Budget on July 21, 2020 along with 23 House members and five Senators. 

July 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) introduced the Expanding Assistance to Farmers Act of 2020, which broadens farmers’ use of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans toward essential rental equipment.  

 

July 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) introduced the No Reward for Inciting Organized Turmoil Act of 2020 or the No RIOT Act, with Representatives Ted Budd (NC-13), Matt Gaetz (FL-01), Ralph Norman (SC-05), Mo Brooks (AL-05), Bob Gibbs (OH-07), and Paul Gosar (AZ-04).

July 7, 2020 Press Release

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), at the urging of Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09), Congressman Steve Scalise (LA-01), Senator Thom Tillis (NC) and Senator Bill Cassidy (LA), awarded Vysnova Partners a $27 million contract to conduct studies on COVID-19 surveillance and antibody testing in part at Wake Forest Baptist Health and Atrium Health.

 

June 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) released the following statement on the United States Supreme Court’s decision in June Medical Services vs. Russo to overturn a Louisiana law to require abortion clinics to have doctors with hospital admitting privileges.

 

June 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) introduced the CHOPing Cash for CHAZ Act of 2020 with Representatives Ted Budd (NC-13), Andy Biggs (AZ-05), and Matt Gaetz (FL-01), to cut federal funds to states and localities that allow lawless so-called ‘autonomous zones.’ 

June 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) applauded the United States Supreme Court’s decision upholding the creation of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, which will bring hundreds of jobs to North Carolina’s Ninth Congressional District.

June 19, 2020 Press Release

HAMLET, NC—Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) visited Richmond County businesses that have started to produce personal protective equipment (PPE) for frontline healthcare workers during the coronavirus pandemic.

 

June 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC- Congressman Dan Bishop announced a $25 million Department of Transportation (DOT) grant award for development around the US-74 Corridor.

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