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Congresswoman Barbara Comstock

Representing the 10th District of Virginia

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July 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after H.R. 3364, the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act passed the House of Representatives by a bipartisan vote of 419 to 3:

July 19, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after news reports that Senator John McCain (R-AZ) has brain cancer:

July 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after the House passed two joint resolutions relating to WMATA—one to lend Congressional approval to the Metro Safety Commission, which passed by a vote of 399 to 5; and another to approve an amendment to the WMATA interstate compact, which passed by a vote of 402 to 0:

July 17, 2017 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) introduced H.R. 3249 the Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act, which would establish a grant program to provide resources to state and local entities to curb the rise in gang activity and violence. This legislation authorizes $70 million annually for FY2018 through FY2022. Twenty percent of the authorized $70 million will go directly to already-established gang task forces, like the Northern Virginia Regional Gang Task Force, who are experiencing elevated transnational gang activity from gangs such as MS-13.
July 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) made the following statement today after her proposed language to fight MS-13 and other gangs was included in the report accompanying the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act.  The language urges the Department of Justice to prioritize grant funding for existing Regional Gang Task Forces, such as the Northe

July 13, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) made the following statement today after Rep. Cuellar’s amendment to undermine the Slot and Perimeter rules was ruled out of order for the National Defense Authorization Act which is currently being debated on the House floor: 

July 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) made the following statement today after her legislation, H.R. 1397, passed the House of Representatives last night: 

July 10, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) issued the following statement after this evening’s release of the initial Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2018, which included the full $150 million annual federal funding obligation for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA):

June 30, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement today on the letter she sent to the Department of Transportation:

June 28, 2017 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the below statement after the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee last night reported favorably the 21st Century AIRR Act, a reform measure that provides a six-year reauthorization of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The legislation included a number of Comstock provisions and priorities, including a provision to create the Remote Air Traffic Control Tower Pilot Program. Currently, Leesburg Executive Airport is home to the first installation of this innovative technology, which is undergoing a certification process. Another Comstock provision included adds the Washington, DC metropolitan region to a list of areas from which the FAA Administrator must choose to study health effects of aircraft noise.

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In The News

February 10, 2015 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives has again voted to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, or ACA – federal healthcare legislation some also call Obamacare – including the vote of Loudoun’s new congresswoman, Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10).

January 27, 2015 In The News

Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) will have a seat at the table of three important subcommittees, her office announced today.

January 26, 2015 In The News

In addition to welcoming her first granddaughter to the family, Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-10th), a resident of McLean, has hit the ground running on Capitol Hill.

January 22, 2015 In The News

Lawmakers who represent districts in the metropolitan Washington area on Wednesday are planning to discuss a smoke incident on the region’s Metrorail subway last week that left one passenger dead and more than 80 others injured after they receive a briefing from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).

January 20, 2015 In The News

For the 23rd straight year, hundreds of residents marched down East Market Street from the courthouse square to the Douglass Community Center to celebrate Martin Luther King Day.

January 13, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-Va.-10th) was today tapped to chair the Research and Technology Subcommittee for the Committee on Science, Space and Technology.

January 7, 2015 In The News

A little snow (OK, a lot more snow and messy roads than anyone predicted) didn’t stop Congresswoman (Congresswoman-elect before she was sworn in at about 1:45 p.m.) Barbara Comstock of McLean from her first official day in office representing Virginia’s 10th District.

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