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Jul 12, 2018
On July 11, 2018, Congressman Rohrabacher penned a letter to Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on the landmark peace agreement between the nations of Ethiopia and Eritrea.
Sep 6, 2017
“On September 5, 2017, I penned an editorial calling on my fellow Republican colleagues to renew my amendment to the appropriations bill that prohibits the Department of Justice from spending its funds to prosecute medical marijuana users that are in compliance with their state laws.  That amendment, which has been law since 2014, is commonly known as Rohrabacher-Farr.” To view the article,... Read More
Mar 8, 2013
ADDITIONAL VIEWS OF HON. DANA ROHRABACHER COMMITTEE ON SCIENCE, SPACE AND TECHNOLOGY FISCAL YEAR 2014 BUDGET Although I strongly agree with much of the Committee’s Views and Estimates, there is one specific area on which I wish to state a different view, as I have done for the past few years. National Aeronautics and Space Administration We have not yet received a budget request from the... Read More
Mar 31, 2010
Washington, Mar 31, 2010 - When ancient fossils of creatures that live on the ocean floor have been found in rock formations at the summit of Mount Everest, that ought to give us a clue that big changes in the earth are nothing new, and that huge changes have been going on long before human beings appeared on the scene. The recent statement that the earth was warmer in the Middle Ages than it is... Read More
Apr 22, 2009
Washington, Apr 22, 2009 - "Soon, you will know." That is the ominous statement an uncooperative Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (KSM), mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, told his Central Intelligence Agency interrogators when they initially asked him, after he had been captured, about additional planned al-Qaida attacks on the United States. In March 2003, KSM became the third and... Read More
Mar 3, 2009
Washington, Mar 3, 2009 - Published in The Washington Times [Original Article] We must build up the strength and role of indigenous forces in our drive for victory in Afghanistan and deliver on the promises we made to the Afghans decades ago when their fierce resistance, with our aid, led to the signal defeat of Soviet forces and helped end the Cold War.
Dec 16, 2008
Washington, Dec 16, 2008 - For over two and a half years, the unjust prosecution and imprisonment of U.S. Border Agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean has weighed heavy on the hearts and minds of millions of Americans. As more details about the case emerge, the louder the pleas for justice have become. The American people cannot seem to reconcile how two law enforcement officers whose job was to... Read More
Oct 3, 2008
By Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, Oct 3, 2008 - • Last Minute Irrelevant Expenditures Added To The Bailout It is unconscionable that on an issue as important as this, completely irrelevant expenditures were added solely to secure additional votes. Some examples include excise tax breaks for wooden toy arrows, film and television production tax breaks, aid to rural schools, a monetary transfer to an... Read More
Jul 29, 2008
Texas, Jul 29, 2008 - On December 3, 2007 a three judge panel of the 5th Circuit Court heard appeals on Case 06-51489, United States of America v. Ignacio Ramos; Jose Alonso Compean. I was there seated in the front row witnessing the proceedings and taking specific notes. The 5th Circuit has a non-binding policy of rendering an opinion within 60 days on criminal trials so the questions,... Read More
Jul 21, 2008
Washington, Jul 21, 2008 - On June 14, 2002, the Earth narrowly avoided a deadly event. One which quite possibly would have had a devastating effect on the course of humankind. The close call came and went, and for three days nobody noticed that day a football field sized asteroid careening at 6.2 miles per second came within 75,000 miles of hitting the Earth. Three days later the asteroid was... Read More