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Balderson Announces Nominations for U.S. Service Academies

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Troy Balderson (OH-12) announced the nominees for admission to the U.S. Service Academies. These 14 students were selected based on their outstanding academic achievement, leadership traits, extracurricular involvement, and a strong desire to serve their country. Each year, the office of Congressman Balderson accepts applications from…

Balderson Condemns Biden Decision to Ban New LNG Export Projects

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Floor Remarks 2.5.2024

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Troy Balderson (OH-12) delivered remarks on the House Floor Monday in response to President Biden's recent announcement banning future liquefied natural gas (LNG) export projects, a decision that jeopardizes the stability and affordability of natural gas domestically, hurts the American economy and jobs, undercuts U.S. allies, and strengthens…

Balderson, Kelly Launch Congressional Digital Health Caucus

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Troy Balderson (OH-12) and Congresswoman Robin Kelly (IL-2) announced the establishment of a Congressional Digital Health Caucus. The Caucus aims to inform policymakers of the rapid advancements in digital health innovation, highlighting the potential impacts on patients and the health care system, and ensuring that all Americans benefit from the…

Balderson, House and Senate Colleagues Introduce Congressional Review Act Aimed at Treasury’s Continued Abuse of COVID Recovery Funds

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Troy Balderson (OH-12) and Senator Eric Schmitt (R-MO) led a group of lawmakers in the House and Senate in introducing a disapproval resolution under the Congressional Review Act aimed at Treasury’s misuse of COVID recovery dollars and their redefining of the original intention of Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF).…

Balderson Celebrates Official Reopening of Gaysport Bridge, Discusses Relentless Effort to Secure $3 Million in Federal Funding

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After more than three years of collaboration and determination alongside Muskingum County officials, the project was completed ahead of schedule and under budget. BLUE ROCK, Ohio – Congressman Troy Balderson joined Muskingum County officials today for a special ceremony marking the official grand reopening of the Gaysport Bridge. “After visiting the Gaysport Bridge with County…

Balderson Recap: Looking Back at 2023

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This past January marked the beginning of the 118th Congress. With Republicans regaining control of the House of Representatives, we were able to bring oversight and fiscal responsibility back to Washington.  At the start of the year, I was selected to serve on the Energy and Commerce Committee, which has the broadest jurisdiction of any committee in Congress–from securing our…

Balderson-Led Bill to Combat Opioid Addiction Passes House, Heads to Senate

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WASHINGTON D.C. – This week, the House overwhelmingly passed the Remote Opioid Monitoring Act by a vote of 386-37. The bill, which was introduced by U.S. Representatives Troy Balderson (OH-12) and Robin Kelly (IL-02) in June, would direct the federal government to conduct a study on the benefits and efficacy of remote monitoring technology that would enable healthcare providers to…

Balderson, Carter, Rodgers Condemn TikTok for Spreading Terrorist Propaganda and Antisemitism

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WASHINGTON D.C. – U.S. Representatives Troy Balderson (R-OH), Earl L. “Buddy” Carter (R-GA), and Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) sent a letter to TikTok CEO Shou Chew demanding action to combat the platform’s spread of terrorist propaganda and antisemitic content surrounding Hamas’s unprovoked terrorist attack on Israel. The letter, signed by 25…

Balderson Votes in Favor of Security Assistance for Israel

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WASHINGTON D.C. – U.S. Representative Troy Balderson (OH-12) voted in support of a $14.3 billion emergency supplemental appropriations package that provides Israel with the resources needed to defend itself against Hamas, the Iranian-backed terrorist organization based in the Gaza Strip. “For nearly a month, Israel has fended off heinous attacks from terrorists who are intent on…

Balderson Releases Statement on Election of U.S. House Speaker Mike Johnson

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WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Troy Balderson (OH-12) released the following statement on the election of Mike Johnson as Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives: “Today, I proudly cast my vote in support of Mike Johnson to serve as the 56th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. “Throughout his tenure in Congress, Speaker Johnson has shown that he is a principled…

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