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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
March 6, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement Wednesday after casting a Yes vote on H.R. 933, a bill that would fund the federal government for the remainder of the fiscal year
February 12, 2013 Press Release
.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) issued the following statement in response to President Obama's State of the Union address
February 7, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Representative Richard Hudson issued the following statement after introducing H.R. 483, the Farmers Against Crippling Taxes (FACT) Act.
February 6, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after voting to require the President to submit a budget to Congress.
January 31, 2013 Press Release
In his first official airport tour as Transportation Security Subcommittee Chairman, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) visited Charlotte-Douglas International Airport to discuss the current security measures utilized by one of America's leadi
January 29, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Representative Richard Hudson sent a joint letter to President Barack Obama to voice his concern that the President's broad gun control measures violate our Constitutional rights and sidestep a much-needed, thorough dialogue on gun violence.
January 24, 2013 Press Release
In an effort to restore a measure of accountability for federal regulations, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) co-sponsored the Regulations from the Executive In Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act.
January 23, 2013 Press Release
The Transportation Security Administration has announced their decision to drop full-body scanning machines that produce graphic images of travelers at security checkpoints due to the fact that the maker of the machines, Rapiscan Systems, cannot produce s
January 16, 2013 Press Release
Today Congressman Richard Hudson (NC-08) announced his co-sponsorship of H.R. 3600, a bill necessary to repeal the 1954 Johnson Amendment and restore free speech rights of houses of worship and other non-profit organizations.


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June 15, 2016 In The News
A defense spending bill would prevent transferring any detainees out of the Guantanamo Bay detention facility under an amendment passed Wednesday. 
The proposal to tighten restrictions comes after a report that at least a dozen former detainees have gone on to launch attacks that killed about a half-dozen American.
“The president is so focused on cl
June 7, 2016 In The News

Efforts to glean input from local veterans prompted Wednesday’s Veterans Advisory Committee meeting in Albemarle.

June 6, 2016 In The News
An effort to investigate the disposition of more than 100 former military working dogs could move forward later this week as part of a massive federal legislation package.
June 3, 2016 In The News

A Texas nonprofit called K9s4COPs will donate a black Labrador retriever to the Fayetteville Police Department.

Officials from the Houston-based organization brought with them two of their dogs for a news conference Friday afternoon outside the Police Department.

June 1, 2016 In The News

LANDIS — U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson, R-8, paid a visit to South Rowan High School Tuesday morning to tour the school and pass along an important message to students.

The Concord native said he tries to visit at least one school a month in the 8th Congressional District and was happy to be back in “God’s country.”

May 30, 2016 In The News
KANNAPOLIS — On Sept. 2, 1965, Quincy Collins was shot down by flak over North Vietnam, about 80 miles southwest of Hanoi, and was seriously injured. His left leg was broken above the knee in three places.
May 30, 2016 In The News
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. - For so many across our area, Memorial Day marks a special opportunity to pause and reflect. It offers a chance to show appreciation for the sacrifices made by our nation’s heroes.
In Kannapolis, veterans of the United States military walked in an annual parade, group by group.
May 27, 2016 In The News
The training and readiness of Fort Bragg troops and whether the Army post is competing with private businesses were among the biggest concerns voiced by community leaders Friday.
An overflow crowd of business, community and government leaders posed questions on those and other topics to a special roundtable hosted by the Greater Fayetteville Chamber.
May 26, 2016 In The News

The day before he was announced as