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  • Jordan questions panel about buried report on possible Defense Department savings
    Posted in Press Release on March 21, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Defense

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) questioned representatives from the Department of Defense (DoD), Defense Business Board (DBB) and others today about a December 2016 Washington Post report that claimed the DoD tried to bury a DBB study on potential DoD savings. Rep. Jordan questioned the officials at a hearing before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform entitled “$125 billion in savings ignored: review of DoD’s efficiency study.” The DoD commissioned the DBB to find cost savings... Read more

  • Jordan statement on President Trump’s budget blueprint
    Posted in Press Release on March 16, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget and Fiscal Issues

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following statement regarding President Donald Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget Blueprint: “I commend President Trump and Director Mulvaney for their fiscally-responsible approach to setting priorities for federal spending. Washington has not seen that happen in a long time. While I am still reviewing the specifics of the budget blueprint, I like the idea of offsetting increases in critical areas like defense and homeland security with reductions in other ... Read more

  • ICYMI: Jordan joins Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday
    Posted in Press Release on March 12, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare

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  • Jordan announces plan to reintroduce 2015 Obamacare repeal bill
    Posted in Press Release on March 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Today in a press conference, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) stated his intention to reintroduce the 2015 Obamacare repeal bill so that Congress could vote on a repeal of the 2010 Affordable Care Act. During the press conference Rep. Jordan said: “Our goal is real simple: Bring down the cost of insurance for working families and middle-class families across this country. In an effort to do that we think you have to get rid of Obamacare completely. So tomorrow I will introduce a bill that every ... Read more

  • Jordan accepting internship applications in Lima district office
    Posted in Press Release on March 6, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Urbana) is accepting applications from area college students interested in interning in his Lima district office. Applicants should either be residents of or attend school in the Fourth Congressional District, which includes Allen, Auglaize, Champaign, Crawford, Logan, Sandusky, Seneca, Shelby and Union Counties, and parts of Erie, Huron, Lorain, Marion and Mercer Counties. Additional information and application forms may be requested by calling Rep. Jordan’s Lima offic... Read more

  • Jordan statement on President Trump’s first speech to joint session of Congress
    Posted in Press Release on February 28, 2017 | Preview rr

    Jordan statement on President Trump’s first speech to joint session of Congress Following President Donald Trump’s first speech to a joint session of Congress, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following comment: “We have a fundamental task: Do what the voters of this great country sent us here to do. President Trump understands that, and it’s time for all of us to get to work.” -30- Read more

  • Jordan to visit Harding, Hayes homes on Presidents' Day
    Posted in Press Release on February 15, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) will visit the home of President Warren G. Harding in Marion, and the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library and Museums in Fremont on Presidents’ Day, February 20, to meet with students and attendees and encourage a greater appreciation for Ohio’s presidential history. At the Harding Home Presidential Site (380 Mt. Vernon Ave., Marion), Rep. Jordan will speak and meet with attendees. Weather permitting, he will visit with attendees on the front porch of the hou... Read more

  • Jordan to speak at Cato policy event tomorrow
    Posted in Press Release on February 15, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Taxes

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH) will join Congressman Justin Amash (R-MI), as well as staff of the Cato Institute, for a special briefing titled the “Cato Handbook for Policymakers.” The event will take place at 12 p.m. tomorrow in the Gold Room (2168) in the Rayburn House Office Building. Peter Russo, director of Congressional Affairs at the Cato Institute, will moderate the event. WHO: Rep. Jim Jordan, Rep. Justin Amash, David Boaz (Executive Vice President, Cato Institute), David Bier (Immigrat... Read more

  • Jordan, Meadows call for vote on 2015 Obamacare repeal bill
    Posted in Press Release on February 2, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Reps. Mark Meadows (R-NC) and Jim Jordan (R-OH) released the following statement calling on Republican leaders to bring H.R. 3762, which repealed the Affordable Care Act through budget reconciliation in 2016, to the floor for a vote: “Health care will be better and more affordable once Obamacare is repealed. We committed to the American people to repeal every tax, every mandate, the regulations, and to defund Planned Parenthood. That’s what the American people expect us to do – and they expect u... Read more

  • Jordan statement on March for Life, defunding Planned Parenthood
    Posted in Press Release on January 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Pro-Life and Family Issues

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following comments regarding today’s March for Life in Washington, D.C.: “As tens of thousands of pro-life Americans and millions more nation-wide celebrate the sanctity of life today, I call on Republican leadership to keep their commitment to the American people and defund Planned Parenthood through reconciliation. We are a majority pro-life nation. We need to recognize that by advancing legislation that protects the most vulnerable among us.” -30- Read more