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  • Jordan announces 2017 art competition
    Posted in Press Release on March 29, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Urbana) has announced the 2017 Congressional Art Contest and encouraged high school students in the Fourth Congressional District to submit their best artwork to their schools. Up to two winners may be chosen from each high school, and students must be residents of the Fourth Congressional District to be eligible. The 14 counties in the Fourth Congressional District include Allen, Auglaize, Champaign, Crawford, Logan, Sandusky, Seneca, Shelby, Union and parts of Erie, H... Read more

  • Jordan on Morning Joe: political, policy, process problems with failed AHCA
    Posted in Press Release on March 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) joined MSNBC’s Morning Joe this morning to discuss why the American Health Care Act failed and the path for Congress to repeal and replace Obamacare moving forward. During the interview, Rep. Jordan made the following comments about the AHCA: “There were political problems with this bill, there were policy problems and there were process problems. And typically good process will lead to better policy which I think leads to better politics. … “The lesson here is: d... Read more

  • ICYMI: Jordan joins Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday
    Posted in Press Release on March 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan joined Chris Wallace this morning on Fox News Sunday to discuss the American Health Care Act. During the interview, Rep. Jordan said: "Instead of doing the blame game, let’s get to work. Let's do the responsible thing. Let’s get back to work and do what we told the voters we were going to do. Remember this bill, 17 percent of the country approved of this bill. Maybe the fact that we opposed it, we did the country a favor because this bill didn’t repeal Obamacare. This bill... Read more

  • Jordan statement on canceled American Health Care Act vote
    Posted in Press Release on March 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following statement regarding today’s decision by Republican House leadership to cancel today’s scheduled vote on the American Health Care Act: “Obamacare is a disaster, and repealing it remains one of my top priorities. It's why I introduced a clean repeal bill and have been pushing for a vote. The AHCA did not have the support it needed, neither in Congress nor among the American people. Now, House Republicans owe it to our constituents to immediately g... Read more

  • ICYMI: Jordan reiterates opposition to current House Obamacare repeal bill on MSNBC’s Morning Joe
    Posted in Press Release on March 22, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) joined MSNBC’s Morning Joe this morning to discuss congressional efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. During the interview, Rep. Jordan reiterated his opposition to the American Health Care Act in its current form. During the interview, Rep. Jordan made the following comments: “Our job is to … do what we told the American people we were going to do when they gave us the privilege to serve, and this bill doesn’t do that. This bill doesn’t repeal Obamacare, and ... Read more

  • 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