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  • Rep. Allen Statement on Impeachment Inquiry Into President Trump
    Posted in Press Releases on September 25, 2019 | Preview rr

    U.S. Congressman Rick W. Allen (R-GA-12) today released the following statement after Speaker Pelosi announced that the U.S. House of Representatives will open a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump: “Since the day President Trump was elected to office, Democrats have tried to find any opportunity to undermine his presidency. In this most recent attempt, they made accusations before any facts were presented. It’s unfortunate that Speaker Pelosi has caved to the far left-wing... Read more

  • Rep. Allen Speaks in Support of Older Americans Act Reauthorization
    Posted in Press Releases on September 20, 2019 | Preview rr

    Yesterday, Congressman Rick W. Allen (GA-12), a member of the House Education and Labor Committee, spoke in support of reauthorizing the Older Americans Act on the House floor. The legislation passed out of committee with bipartisan support this week. Congressman Allen’s remarks can be found below. Every day, Americans volunteer within their communities to help family, friends and neighbors – including our nation’s elderly. Personally, I’ve had the opportunity to deliver Meals on Wheels on many ... Read more

  • Allen: USMCA is Vital to Our Economy
    Posted in Press Releases on September 20, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, Congressman Rick W. Allen (GA-12) spoke on the House floor in support of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and urged Speaker Pelosi and his Democratic colleagues to bring it to the floor for a vote. Congressman Allen’s remarks can be found below. Every day that Speaker Pelosi delays a vote on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, American workers and their families are hurt. Right now, farmers, ranchers and businesses in Georgia and across the country face unnecessary uncertai... Read more

  • Rep. Allen Praises Repeal of Obama-Era WOTUS Rule
    Posted in Press Releases on September 12, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today the Trump Administration announced its final repeal of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule, a regulation that was put in place under the Obama Administration. Last Congress, U.S. Congressman Rick W. Allen (R-GA-12) introduced legislation that would have fully repealed this harmful rule. “I applaud the Trump Administration for taking crucial steps to permanently repeal WOTUS,” said Congressman Allen. "This Obama-era rule is a prime example of government overreach. It gave unelected... Read more

  • ICYMI: Congressman Allen Holds Telephone Town Hall
    Posted in Press Releases on September 10, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Rick W. Allen (GA-12) held a telephone town hall Monday night to answer questions from residents of Georgia's 12th District. Congressman Allen gave an update on the recent district work period, and the last six weeks that he spent meeting with businesses, farmers, schools, VA medical centers, and more. For those who were unable to participate in the call, here are some of the highlights: Betty from Augusta asked if any funding for Fort Gordon will be reprogrammed to build a wall alon... Read more

  • Rep. Allen Statement on Senator Johnny Isakson
    Posted in Press Releases on August 28, 2019 | Preview rr

    U.S. Congressman Rick W. Allen (R-GA-12) today released the following statement after Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA) announced he will resign from the U.S. Senate at the end of the year: “Senator Isakson has demonstrated the true meaning of public service and has served the state of Georgia with distinction for decades. Johnny has always been a champion for Georgia and put our states’ interests first—and his leadership on behalf of our nation’s veterans and service members should serve as an exam... Read more

  • Rep. Allen Announces 2019 Congressional App Challenge
    Posted in Press Releases on August 19, 2019 | Preview rr

    U.S. Congressman Rick W. Allen (R-GA-12) announced today the launch of the 2019 Congressional App Challenge for middle and high school students in Georgia’s 12th District. This nationwide event allows students to compete with their peers by creating a software application, or “app,” for web, PC, tablet, mobile, or other platform of their choice. “The Congressional App Challenge is a great way to spark creativity while engaging students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM),”... Read more

  • Allen Speaks in Support of Nuclear Energy
    Posted in Press Releases on July 23, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON - Yesterday, U.S. Congressman Rick W. Allen (GA-12), participated in a special order hosted by the House Energy Action Team, or HEAT, to highlight the importance of nuclear energy, specifically to Georgia's 12th District. To watch the video, click here. I am proud to be a member of the House Energy Action Team, a coalition of Members of Congress who are focused on energy policy, and I was honored to be selected as the Nuclear subteam leader. This will allow me to do my part to advance... Read more

  • Allen: "The Cost of This Job-Killing Legislation is Just Too High"
    Posted in Press Releases on July 18, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Rick W. Allen (R-GA-12) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 582, legislation that would mandate a $15 minimum wage nationwide. “With estimated job losses as high as almost 4 million nationwide and slightly under 100,000 in Georgia, the cost of this job-killing legislation is just too high. As a businessman, I know that our economy is all about supply and demand—and with more job openings than job seekers, wages are bound to ... Read more

  • Military Academy Nomination Application Available Online
    Posted in Press Releases on July 8, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON - U.S. Congressman Rick W. Allen (R-GA-12) announced that the Military Academy Nomination Application for 2019 is available to prospective students online at his website allen.house.gov/militaryacademynominations. “One of my greatest privileges as your representative is to nominate young people to our United States Military Service Academies. The Military Academy Nomination Application for 2019 is now live on my website! If you – or anyone you know- may be interested in applying to on... Read more

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