Congressman Robert Pittenger

Representing the 9th District of North Carolina
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Jan 31, 2017 Press Release
As a strong pro-life advocate, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) recently became the first Member of Congress from North Carolina to co-sponsor the Sanctity of Human Life Act (H.R. 586), which states that human life begins at fertilization.
Jan 30, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger had this statement on President Trump’s executive order on refugees from nations impacted by terrorism:
Jan 27, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) had the honor of meeting 60 students from Charlotte Christian who joined him at the March for Life in Washington, D.C.
Jan 27, 2017 Press Release
As hundreds of thousands of pro-life supporters come to Washington for today’s March for Life, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) sent a letter to President Trump outlining shared pro-life priorities for Congress and the new Administration. Congressman Pittenger’s letter was co-led by Congressman Chris Smith (NJ-04) and Chairman Diane Black (TN-06) and was co-signed by nearly 150 additional Members of Congress. Click here to read the letter.
Jan 26, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) joined Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) to introduce the Kari’s Law Act of 2017 (H.R. 582), which would ensure that anyone who dials 911 immediately reach emergency personnel, even if that phone would typically require dialing “9” to reach an outside line.
Jan 25, 2017 Press Release
During his final month in power, President Obama provided $261 million U.S. tax dollars to the Palestinian Authority.
Jan 25, 2017 Press Release
As a recognized pro-life leader on Capitol Hill, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) helped pass the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act (H.R. 7), of which he was an original co-sponsor.
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Jan 24, 2017 Press Release
Ruth Samuelson, a longtime leader in the North Carolina House of Representatives and former Member of the Mecklenburg County Commission, died following a battle with ovarian cancer.
Jan 24, 2017 Press Release
To make it easier for residents of Scotland County to receive assistance with federal bureaucracy and red tape, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) is launching regular office hours in Laurinburg.
Jan 20, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) issued this statement after attending the inauguration of President Donald Trump:

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In The News

Oct 10, 2013 In The News
On October 10th, WBTV discussed efforts by Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) to engage in bipartisan conversations to resolve the partial government shutdown and debt limit increase.
Oct 10, 2013 In The News
On October 10th, WSOC covered Congressman Robert Pittenger's ongoing efforts to create quicker and easier access to the Charlotte VA clinic for ailing veterans in the area.
Oct 8, 2013 In The News
The fight over the federal government shutdown has moved beyond health care, at least according to U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger of Charlotte. “We’ve really moved beyond Obamacare,” Pittenger said Monday. “This whole debate has really moved into the debt ceiling.”
Oct 8, 2013 In The News

 

On October 8th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) joined POTUS Morning Briefing to discuss Obamacare, partial federal government shutdown, federal debt, reforming government, and more.

Oct 8, 2013 In The News

 

On October 8th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) joined Radio France to discuss the Government Shutdown Fairness Act as well as the Full Faith & Credit Act.

Oct 1, 2013 In The News
“Isn’t it amazing that the president has reached out to Syria and to Iran, and to Putin but he won’t join American Republicans to try to resolve a problem that we see?” Pittenenger said. “Numbers don’t lie. What is out there in the market right now in terms of jobs and cost and premium increases. Those are real. ... If you look at the job losses, not hiring full-time workers, you see the cost of Obamacare.”
Sep 30, 2013 In The News
In a live interview on Bloomberg TV, Congressman Pittenger explained his three separate votes to prevent a government shutdown, questioned why President Obama will negotiate with Iran but not House Republicans, and discussed America's anemic economic recovery.
Sep 30, 2013 In The News
On September 30th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) spoke with WCCB from Washington, DC regarding his support for bills to fund government and give individuals the same Obamacare breaks that President Obama gave to big businesses and unions.

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