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May 28, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) has cosponsored the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2021, or "RPM Act." This bill permanently blocks attempts by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to regulate modified motor vehicles used for racing. Rep. Hudson is an original cosponsor of the bill, which was introduced this month by Rep. Patrick McHenry (NC-10).

May 26, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on today's hearing of David Chipman to serve as Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms in the Senate Judiciary Committee:

May 25, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on the one year anniversary of the murder of George Floyd:

May 20, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), representative of Fort Bragg, testified before the Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction today to request funding for priorities to support the mission of the 82nd Airborne, as well as invest in infrastructure at Fort Bragg, N.C.

May 20, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following the Biden administration's action to waive sanctions on the Russian Nord Stream II pipeline, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the House Energy Action Team, introduced a resolution today opposing the pipeline and urging President Biden to stand up to Russia. It also calls out the Biden administration for reversing on previous statements made against Nord Stream II.

Rep. Hudson was joined by 16 original cosponsors.

Issues:Energy
May 19, 2021
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement:

"I support multiple investigations across the FBI and DOJ that have been underway for months, resulting in hundreds of arrests. I support congressional committees of jurisdiction to continue their investigations. I support the bipartisan investigation by the Architect of the Capitol, that was agreed on by Republicans and Democrats and given $10 million to conduct a thorough security review.

May 19, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Amid continuing attacks, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) voted this week to stand with Israel and pass H.R. 261, the Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act. On Tuesday, Democrats rejected consideration of the bill which would sanction foreign governments and persons that provide support for Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad, such as Iran.

May 19, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the conservative Republican Study Committee, applauded the release today of RSC's 2022 budget proposal which includes his H.R. 38, the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act.

April 27, 2021
ORLANDO, FL – Addressing reporters this week at the House Republican policy retreat in Orlando, U.S. Representative and Conference Secretary Richard Hudson (NC-08) discussed President Joe Biden's first 100 days ahead of the President's speech in Congress on Wednesday. Rep. Hudson said the President's results have not matched his rhetoric surrounding bipartisanship and unity.
"As you look back over these 100 days, I give the President A+ on rhetoric, but I give him an F on results," said Rep.
April 21, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Thom Tillis (R-NC) and Richard Burr (R-NC) and U.S. Representatives Deborah Ross (D-NC) and Richard Hudson (R-NC) introduced bipartisan legislation supported by the entire North Carolina delegation to reduce the burden on defendants by consolidating Fort Bragg into one federal judicial district whose courthouse is in Fayetteville.