Congressman Robert Pittenger

Representing the 9th District of North Carolina
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Mar 9, 2017 Press Release
As part of his commitment to help residents of Cumberland, Robeson, and Bladen counties recover from Hurricane Matthew, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) is encouraging local youth to apply for the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Youth Preparedness Council.
Mar 9, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) welcomed Lumberton, N.C. Eagle Scout Ron King to the U.S. Capitol as he prepares to deliver the “State of Scouting” address to Congress.
Mar 8, 2017 Press Release
Charlotte is the largest metropolitan area in the United States without local National Weather Service Doppler radar coverage. Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) introduced legislation (H.R. 1427) requiring the Commerce Secretary to analyze this “radar gap” and develop a solution.
Mar 8, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) participated in a Congressional delegation to Egypt, meeting for the fourth time with President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to discuss efforts to counter the Muslim Brotherhood and other radical Islamic terrorists.
Mar 7, 2017 Press Release
Chinese telecom firm ZTE Corporation agreed to pay an $892 million fine and plead guilty to violating U.S. law for selling embargoed equipment to an Iranian government-controlled entity which could be used to oppress human rights.
Mar 7, 2017 Press Release
House Republicans released legislative text of their plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) issued this statement:
Issues:
Mar 2, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) testified before a House subcommittee on the need for improved National Weather Service radar coverage in the Charlotte region.
Mar 1, 2017 Press Release
In a video update for constituents, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) shared his thoughts on President Trump’s Address to a Joint Session of Congress.
Mar 1, 2017 Press Release
This year, Robeson County’s Antioch Baptist Church celebrates their 200th anniversary. Robeson County Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) addressed the U.S. House of Representatives in honor of the church’s legacy of service.
Mar 1, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09), who personally greeted President Trump as he entered the House Chamber, had this reaction to the President’s Address to a Joint Session of Congress:

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In The News

Oct 17, 2013 In The News
On October 17th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) appeared on CNN's "The Lead" to discuss resolving the federal government's fiscal crisis.
Oct 17, 2013 In The News
On October 17th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) appeared on CNBC with Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) to discuss resolving the federal government's fiscal crisis.
Oct 17, 2013 In The News
U.S. House of Representatives Republicans fought the good fight, but it’s time to end the government shutdown and ensure the federal government does not default on its debts, Rep. Robert Pittenger said Wednesday. “I believe it was a good cause, a noble cause, and we rallied to the cause, and I think we did everything we could do,” Pittenger said in an interview with the R&L hours before a vote on legislation that both appropriates government funding over the next few months and raises the debt ceiling. “But with Democrats in the majority in the Senate and with a Democrat president, it was two against one and it was impossible to win.”
Oct 17, 2013 In The News
On October 17th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) appeared on CNN with Congressman John Garamendi (CA-03) to discuss resolving the federal government's fiscal crisis.
Oct 16, 2013 In The News
BBC World News spoke live with Congressman Robert Pittenger on Wednesday, October 16, 2013. During the interview, Congressman Pittenger discussed the need for Washington leaders to come together "like adults" and truly address Washington's runaway spending problem.
Oct 16, 2013 In The News
On October 16th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) appeared on MSNBC and discussed the need for bipartisan compromises to resolve the federal government's fiscal crisis.
Oct 16, 2013 In The News

 

On October 16th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) joined Billy Buck Blevins on WAME to discuss Obamacare, the debt limit, and the looming fiscal crisis for the federal government.

Oct 12, 2013 In The News
On October 12th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) appeared on CNN to discuss serving Charlotte during the partial shutdown, Obamacare, and the debt crisis.
Oct 10, 2013 In The News

 

On October 10th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) joined Doc Washburn on WBT to discuss Obamacare, partial government shutdown, and the debt ceiling.

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