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April 10, 2013 Press Release
Today, Congressmen Richard Hudson (NC-08), Tom Cotton (AR-04),and Bruce Braley (IA-01), issued the following statement on the introduction of Air Traffic Control Tower Funding Restoration Act, a bipartisan bill that restores funding for contractor-operate
March 25, 2013 Press Release
Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released a statement on the Administration's announcement to close the Concord Regional Airport Tower and 148 other airport towers.
March 22, 2013 Press Release
Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee Richard Hudson (R-NC-08) sent the following letter to TSA Administrator John Pistole, advocating for changes in TSA's screening policies that will ensure our wounded veterans are treated with respec
March 21, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) issued the following statement today after the House passed the "Path to Prosperity" FY2014 budget.
March 20, 2013 Press Release
Congressmen Richard Hudson (NC-08) and Robert Pittenger (NC-09) introduced legislation to repeal the Auto-Enroll provision of Obamacare, freeing businesses to create new jobs and allowing hardworking Americans the choice to keep more of their own paycheck
March 15, 2013 Press Release
Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson, member of the Education and Workforce Committee, released a statement following House passage of the Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills (SKILLS) Act, H.R. 803.
March 14, 2013 Press Release
Below are U.S. House Transportation Security Subcommittee Chairman Richard Hudson's (R-NC) prepared remarks for this afternoon's subcommittee hearing on the "Transportation Security Administration's (TSA's) Efforts to Advance Risk-Based Se
March 11, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) announced his co-sponsorship of the Defund Obamacare Act (H.R. 1005), which prevents taxpayer dollars from being used to implement the President's health care takeover.
March 8, 2013 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee, released the following statement in response to a report revealing details of a botched security test by TSA at Newark Airport
March 8, 2013 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on the national jobs report for February 2013


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July 12, 2016 In The News
Commercial flights to Cuba could begin as soon as this fall, but some lawmakers are seeking to ground service until Congress knows what type of screening equipment is installed at the island’s airports or whether suspected terrorists could use Cuba as a gateway to enter the U.S.

July 12, 2016 In The News
WASHINGTON – A trio of House lawmakers introduced legislation Tuesday to block flights the Transportation Department has approved between Cuba and the U.S.
July 9, 2016 In The News
WASHINGTON (WBTV) - Representative Richard Hudson (R-08) is one of two congressmen to write US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx over security concerns surrounding air travel between the United States and Cuba.
Hudson has been vocal about his questions about security at Cuban airports since the country failed to issue visas to him and other congressman who planned to
July 8, 2016 In The News

A Republican lawmaker has proposed an amendment to an appropriations bill that would effectively ban Environmental Protection Agency employees from flying around the country on the taxpayer’s dime.

July 7, 2016 In The News
All 13 of North Carolina's representatives in the U.S. House voted in favor of an overhaul of the country's mental health system Wednesday.
July 6, 2016 In The News

Family members of the late Edna Lanier gathered at Lanier Hardware Thursday for a brief ceremony accepting congressional remarks from Rep. Richard Hudson on Lanier and her lasting legacy.

July 5, 2016 In The News
This week, the U.S. House of Representatives will consider H.R. 5485, the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, introduced by Congressman Ander Crenshaw (R-Fla.).
June 30, 2016 In The News
SALISBURY — Rep. Richard Hudson, R-8, was among multiple members of Congress who weren’t granted visas last week to travel to Cuba and inspect security at airports.


June 25, 2016 In The News

One of Rowan County’s members of Congress cheered a 4-4 tie by U.S. Supreme Court justices this week.