Rep. Roe was sworn in for the 114th Congress on January 6, 2015

Defending the Sanctity of Life
January 17, 2018
As an OB-GYN who has delivered nearly 5,000 babies, I strongly support the sanctity of life. I have seen firsthand that life is a precious and beautiful miracle that begins at conception, and I am honored to stand with the pro-life community. This week, thousands of pro-life activists will make their way to Washington, D.C. for the March for Life to mark the sad anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision; a misguided ruling on abortion that forever changed our country. The first Mar... More
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Roe Touts Tax Reform Success
January 11, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement after Walmart announced its plan to increase their starting wage for hourly associates to $11 per hour, provide one-time bonuses and expand parental leave benefits for employees as a result of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “Since before we started debating our tax bill, we said time and again that cutting taxes would result in more jobs, economic growth and greater prosperity for workers. Walmart’s announcement... More
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Roe: Protecting the Civil Liberties of All Americans is Our Constitutional Duty
January 11, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement after voting against S. 139 - FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act: “Protecting American citizens is among my top priorities, but security does not have to come at the expense of Americans’ Constitutional rights. I have long held concerns that intelligence operations have not prioritized civil liberties, and in an effort to improve this legislation, I offered an amendment that would have required a warrant fr... More

A Stronger America for Future Generations
January 10, 2018
This week I had the privilege and honor of joining President Trump on Air Force One to travel to Nashville where the president addressed the American Farm Bureau Federation Convention. In person, President Trump is very engaging. He has a strong sense of what he wants to accomplish for the American people, and his agenda aligns very well with what we prioritize in East Tennessee. During our trip, we were able to discuss several issues of importance with the president, including how we are workin... More
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Roe to East Tennesseans: I Will Proudly Stand with the President to Fight For You
January 8, 2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement after attending President Trump’s speech to the American Farm Bureau National Conference: “It was an honor to join President Trump aboard Air Force One today, and to attend his speech in Nashville as he discussed increasing prosperity in rural America. I agree wholeheartedly with the president that we must take steps to address issues such as the opioid crisis and other public health challenges; the need for... More
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