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Mar 13, 2015 | Construction Equipment Guide

Congressional Letter Shows Broad Bipartisan Support for HTF Solution

Issues: Transportation

A letter authored by Rep. Reid Ribble (R-Wis.), Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.), Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.) and Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-N.J.), and signed by nearly 300 members of the House of Representatives shows widespread support for fixing the Highway Trust Fund and quick action on a long-term surface transportation bill, the Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) said.

Mar 13, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Let the experts make decisions regarding Wisconsin's gray wolves

For those of us who have the good fortune to be from a state as rich in natural beauty as Wisconsin, it would be impossible not to care about conservation.

Mar 13, 2015 | Wisconsin Ag Connection

HHS, USDA Slammed for Reducing Meat in Dietary Guidelines

Issues: Agriculture

"Politically or ideologically-motivated changes not only negatively affects families, but can also throw whole industries into chaos, irresponsibly harming the farmers and processors who feed America," Ribble said.

Mar 13, 2015 | Door County Pulse

"Friends of the Farm Bureau" Recognized

The state's largest farm organization has recognized four federal lawmakers from Wisconsin as "Friends of the Farm Bureau," based on their advocacy for agriculture during the previous congressional session. Board members of the Wisconsin Farm Bureau say U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin and Reps. Paul Ryan, Reid Ribble and Sean Duffy met the requirements for the award.

Mar 9, 2015 | NewsMax

Rep. Reid Ribble: Congress Will Not Be Shut Out of Iran Role by Obama

While President Barack Obama shuns Congress as a "hurdle to be avoided" in nuclear talks with Iran, Congress is refusing to be ignored and demanding more scrutiny of a questionable deal, says a House Foreign Affairs committee member, Republican Rep. Reid Ribble of Wisconsin.

Mar 3, 2015 | The Hill

FEHBP modernization would improve service, save money

It is rare that our federal government has an opportunity to both serve people better and save taxpayers money, but the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) provides an opportunity to save taxpayers as much as $300 million dollars and to modernize comprehensive health plans that will better meet consumers’ needs.

Mar 3, 2015 | The Ripon Advance

Ribble announces Congressional Budget Office changes

Issues: Budget

“I look forward to working with the very qualified Keith Hall in his new role as CBO Director, and working with my colleagues on passing our bipartisan Long-Term SCORE Act, which would be another step forward in allowing the CBO to fulfill its mission of providing the kind of analysis Congress needs to make sound financial decisions,” Ribble said.

Mar 2, 2015 | Advertiser Community News

Veteran receives medals 44 years after serving with honor

Elmergreen was presented with the medals by Eighth District Congressman Reid Ribble in a ceremony on Friday, Feb. 20 in Appleton.

Mar 2, 2015 | NewsMax

Rep. Reid Ribble: Netanyahu Speech Is Policy, Not Politics

Issues: Foreign Affairs

A House Foreign Affairs committee member downplayed the political spat over a planned speech to Congress by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and told Newsmax TV on Monday that Americans will benefit from hearing Netanyahu make the case against ever allowing a nuclear-armed Iran.