Press | April 9, 2018

Rogers Applauds Kentucky's Opportunity Zone Designations

WASHINGTON, DC -- In February, Congress passed and President Trump signed into law a historic federal tax reform bill called the Tax Cuts and Job Creation Act (H.R. 1). It included a plan to designate “Opportunity Zones” across the country to boost economic development through tax incentives where poverty and unemployment rates remain high. Each state was required to designate the zones utilizing census data for low-income tracts, among other economic-based factors. Governor Bevin ...


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Press | Apr 17, 2018

Congressman Rogers Questions FDA & Coast Guard about Efforts to Combat the Nation's Opioid Abuse Epidemic

WASHINGTON, DC -- During budget hearings on Capitol Hill today, U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers (KY-05), who serves as Chairman Emeritus of the House Appropriations Committee, brought the nation's opioi...

Press | Apr 12, 2018

Congressman Rogers' Statement on President Trump's Emergency Disaster Declaration for Flood Damage in E.Ky.

WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers (KY-05) applauds President Trump for issuing a Major Disaster Declaration for Kentucky, releasing federal funds to help communities across Southern and ...

Press | Apr 4, 2018

Congressman Rogers Welcomes Kellyanne Conway to 2018 National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit

ATLANTA, GA -- U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers (KY-05) introduced Kellyanne Conway, White House Adviser, to more than 3,000 attendees at the 2018 National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit on Wednesday mo...