Congressman Robert Pittenger

Representing the 9th District of North Carolina
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Jan 19, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) joined House Republicans to pass the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (H.R. 4712), which requires appropriate medical care be given to babies who survive abortion procedures.
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Jan 18, 2018 Press Release
As hundreds of thousands of pro-life Americans prepare to March for Life in Washington, D.C., Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) and Senator James Lankford (R-OK) are requesting a Government Accountability Office investigation into the use of tax-exempt bonds to finance abortion clinics.
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Jan 17, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) received a letter from Ericsson, a major international networking and telecommunications company, expressing support for his Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA)
Jan 17, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) addressed the U.S. House of Representatives in honor of Pembroke, North Carolina.
Jan 11, 2018 Press Release
The U.S. House of Representatives today passed bipartisan national security legislation to renew the authority of Intelligence agencies to track the U.S. contacts of known terrorists. Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09), Chairman of the Congressional Task Force on Terrorism, supported the renewal.
Jan 11, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) addressed the U.S. House of Representatives in honor of Monroe Police Officers Corey Helms and Dylan Cole. The two rookie officers risked their lives to rescue families from a burning home shortly after Christmas.
Jan 11, 2018 Press Release
Bladen County Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) wrote United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on behalf of Clarkton’s Gildan Yarns.
Jan 10, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Pittenger met with constituents and their rescued Doberman dog as well as representatives from the White Coat Waste project, a watchdog group working to end wasteful and unnecessary taxpayer funded experiments on dogs and other animals.
Jan 3, 2018 Press Release
The Trump Administration, through CFIUS, blocked Ant Financial’s takeover of U.S. money-transfer business MoneyGram. The Communist Chinese government is a significant shareholder in Ant Financial, and the company’s chairman is seen regularly with Communist leadership.
Jan 3, 2018 Press Release
In a live interview with Fox News anchor Eric Shawn, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) praised President Donald Trump’s support for the Iranian pro-democracy movement and discussed the importance of American leaders speaking out for freedom.
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In The News

Nov 20, 2017 In The News

By Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09)
The Laurinburg Exchange
Friday, November 17, 2017

WASHINGTON — A $1.5 trillion package overhauling corporate and personal taxes that passed the U.S. House on Thursday will be good for North Carolina taxpayers, according to U.S. Rep, Robert Pittenger.

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Nov 8, 2017 In The News
Nov 8, 2017 In The News

Congressman Pittenger’s Clarifying Commercial Real Estate Loans Act (H.R. 2148) clarifies and improves Obama-era regulations which have created confusion in commercial real estate lending, leading to fewer jobs and slower economic growth. 

Nov 8, 2017 In The News
Nov 7, 2017 In The News

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Nov 2, 2017 In The News

For decades, American taxpayers have unknowingly provided tax breaks that help lower the cost of building new abortion clinics.

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Nov 2, 2017 In The News

Rep. Robert Pittenger, North Carolina Republican, will introduce legislation this week aimed at stopping what he called “abortion bonds.” He said it’s time to make the law agree with the principle that taxpayers shouldn’t be on the hook in any way for the procedure.

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Sep 11, 2015 In The News
The American people have a right to know the truth about the Iran nuclear agreement, and as a Member of Congress, I have a responsibility to tell you the truth. Never before in history has the world faced such a grave and ominous threat. This is not just about Israel. Nor is it just about America. A nuclear Iran is a threat to every person in the world.
Apr 9, 2015 In The News
Instead of convincing ourselves that the best deal is the current one, we should realize that our concessions to our adversary do not make him become our friend. Decisions must be balanced by our hopeful visions of a better world and a brighter future, as well as the harsh realities of a fallen world.

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Feb 28, 2014 Video
Should federal bureaucrats collect and analyze your personal financial data? It’s already happening . . . without your permission. Yesterday, I urged Congress to vote to reform the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. H.R. 3193 passed 232-182.
Jan 8, 2014 Video
On January 8th, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) warned Congress that the new "Qualified Mortgage" regulations would make it more difficult for ordinary Americans to obtain a mortgage or purchase their first home. Like Obamacare, the QM rule is a one-size-fits-all Washington mandate which interferes with your ability to make a sound financial decision with your bank.
Mar 15, 2013 Video
Today Congressman Pittenger took to the House floor to discuss the Budget and to warn of the consequences of not addressing our Nation's fiscal challenges.

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