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February 25, 2021 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton will introduce a House Resolution commemorating the first Monday in March as “COVID-19 Victims and Survivors Memorial Day” to memorialize those lost and their loved ones, and recognize the suffering of those who still carry unknown health side effects from the virus. To build awareness around the effort, Stanton has partnered with two Arizonans who lost parents to the virus and have been working to honor the more than 500,000 lives lost.
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February 24, 2021 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton today continued his push to assign additional federal district judges to Arizona to keep up with the state’s rapid population growth and expand access to the judicial system to communities around the state at a House Judiciary subcommittee hearing. Since 2000, Arizona’s population has grown by 50 percent—increasing the criminal and civil caseload in federal courts—yet in that time, the state has seen the addition of only one federal judge.
February 12, 2021 Press Release

This week, Rep. Greg Stanton collected more than a thousand handmade valentine cards created by elementary school students in Arizona’s 9th District—their messages are for frontline health care workers and seniors in the community.

February 11, 2021 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton today reintroduced his bill to require warning labels on addictive prescription painkillers—an important step, he says, to combat the nation’s opioid crisis. Stanton originally introduced the bipartisan Lessening Addiction by Enhancing Labeling (LABEL) Opioids Act during his freshman term.
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February 2, 2021 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton and Rep. Troy Balderson of Ohio reintroduced their bipartisan bill to make it easier for growing communities to access aggregates resources—the stone, sand and gravel products essential to all construction and public works projects.
January 27, 2021 Press Release
On the National Day of Remembrance for Downwinders, Rep. Greg Stanton renewed his commitment to bring justice to victims of radiation exposure in Mohave County in northwestern Arizona and Clark County in southern Nevada. He will introduce the Downwinders Parity Act of 2021 later this week. Stanton began his fight in the last Congress by pushing to amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA), which makes it possible for victims of illnesses resulting from atmospheric nuclear testing and uranium industry employment to file claims with the Department of Justice. His bill would update RECA to include both Mohave and Clark counties as affected areas—a change Stanton argues is long overdue.
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January 26, 2021 Press Release
One year after Arizona’s first confirmed case of COVID-19, Rep. Greg Stanton issued the following statement. “The past year has been dark. We’ve lost more than 12,000 Arizonans to the coronavirus—family members, neighbors, colleagues and friends. More than 732,000 have been sick, many still suffering lingering side effects. So many of those deaths would have been preventable had there been quicker, science-driven strategic action.
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January 26, 2021 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton today announced that the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona will receive $900,000 in federal funds to build a critical water pipeline on the reservation that will boost water security for the community. The water pipeline will be funded through a key initiative Stanton fought to include in the 2020 Water Resources Development Act, which will ultimately provide $150 million for water infrastructure projects throughout Arizona. This is the first infrastructure project in the state to receive funding under the new initiative.
January 25, 2021 Press Release

Rep. Greg Stanton, Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick of Pennsylvania, and Rep. Marc Veasey of Texas introduced a bipartisan bill to reauthorize and increase funding for the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG). 

January 13, 2021 Press Release

Rep. Greg Stanton spoke today on the House Floor in support of H.Res. 24, impeaching President Donald Trump for incitement of insurrection.

Stanton’s full remarks are below. Video is available on Twitter and YouTube.

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January 11, 2021 In The News
Arizona Representative Greg Stanton announced Monday that he is introducing a bill to the U.S. House of Representatives that would require uniformed U.S. Capitol Police to wear body worn cameras.
January 9, 2021 In The News
U.S. Rep. Greg Stanton attended Saturday’s outdoor, socially distanced viewing and said although Goode had been away from the job for almost 30 years when he passed, he "never once" stopped advocating for the city.
January 8, 2021 In The News
Rep. Stanton speaks to AZCentral's The Gaggle about what he experienced during the insurrection of the U.S. Capitol after the U.S. House of Representatives voted to certify the results of the 2020 Presidential Election.
January 6, 2021 In The News

PHOENIX – U.S. Rep. Greg Stanton of Arizona expressed disgust with the actions that unfolded at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday and urged his colleagues in the House of Representatives to uphold their duty in correctly certifying the results of the presidential election.

December 22, 2020 In The News
"He coached for 18 years, and now people he coached are coming around taking care of us. Telling us such nice stories about him. People brought meals from July until Thanksgiving. So many people gave donations, some I didn’t even know. And so many plants and flowers. We have a little lantern we turn on in his honor. Someone gave us wind chimes in his honor. Our Congressman, Greg Stanton, wrote and read a congressional record of honor for him."
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December 9, 2020 In The News
Arizona's U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema and Congressman Greg Stanton were co-sponsors of the original related legislation and Stanton said Tuesday that companies such as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing "add new, quality jobs and lift up our local economy."
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December 9, 2020 In The News
The House today unanimously passed the final Water Resources Development Act of 2020, which contained several provisions to benefit Arizona that were championed by Rep. Greg Stanton – including $150 million for a new Arizona-centered environmental infrastructure program that the first-term congressman has been pushing for more than 18 months.
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December 9, 2020 In The News
Forcing the hand of our governor is exactly what U.S. Representative Greg Stanton is trying to do. If cities or states, like Arizona, don't enact a mask mandate, he thinks they should not get money from Congress for future relief legislation.
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December 8, 2020 In The News
U.S. Rep. Greg Stanton of Arizona said the state should be denied federal coronavirus relief funding if it remained without an overall mask mandate. “If this policy were to be enacted, [Gov. Doug Ducey], in an instant, would issue a statewide mask mandate. He would not want to be at a loss of federal funds,” Stanton said Tuesday on KTAR News 92.3 FM’s Arizona’s Morning News, hours before health officials reported a record-high 12,314 COVID-19 daily cases.
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December 8, 2020 In The News
The Center for Public Integrity obtained a report from The White House Coronavirus Task Force, calling the situation in our state and country dangerous and serious. The report is dated November 29 and breaks down each state, including Arizona, offering recommendations to keep the virus from spreading. Dr. Ross Goldberg with Valleywise Health said Arizona hospitals look similar to what we saw during the summer COVID surge.
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