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  • January 2020
  • Hudson Statement on 82nd Airborne Paratroopers Killed in Afghanistan

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement on the deaths of Staff Sgt. Ian P. McLaughlin and Pfc. Miguel A. Villalon, paratroopers assigned to the 307th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division.
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  • Hudson Votes Against Resolution

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after voting against a partisan resolution that attempts to hamstring our military commanders and President Donald Trump's constitutional authorities as Commander-in-Chief.
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  • Hudson Statement on Deployment of 82nd Airborne Division

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after paratroopers of the 82nd Airborne Division deployed in response to recent events in Iraq.
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  • December 2019
  • Hudson Secures Big Wins for Fort Bragg in NDAA

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, released the following statement after the House passed the bipartisan conference report for the FY 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) which included several of his priorities for Fort Bragg, including a landmark provision he led to allow service members recourse in Department of Defense medical malpractice.
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  • Hudson Secures Landmark Provision in NDAA Allowing Service Members Recourse in DOD Medical Malpractice

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (R-NC), Fort Bragg's Congressman and a voice for veterans, released the following statement announcing the bipartisan Conference Report for the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) includes a provision he helped secure to allow service members to seek compensation for medical malpractice unrelated to their military duties and caused by a Department of Defense health care provider.
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  • Hudson Urges Army to End Ban on Religious Dog Tags

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, sent Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper a letter regarding recent reports the Department of the Army reversed its longstanding practice of allowing biblical references on Army-licensed products, including replica dog tags. Rep. Hudson spearheaded a letter with 14 of his colleagues urging Sec. Esper "to investigate this matter, reverse the Army's decision, and continue to protect the religious freedom of our men and women in uniform."
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  • November 2019
  • Hudson Votes Against Short-Term Spending Bill

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, released the following statement after voting against a short-term continuing resolution that will extend government funding at current levels until December 20, 2019 and continues to provide a cloud of uncertainty for our military.
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  • October 2019
  • Hudson to Attend Medal of Honor Ceremony for Fort Bragg Soldier

    Today at 5:00 PM EDT, President Donald J. Trump will award the Medal of Honor to Master Sergeant Matthew O. Williams, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry while serving as a Weapons Sergeant in Support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
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  • Hudson Statement on Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement on the announcement that U.S. Special Operations Forces killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a raid in Syria.
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  • Hudson Announces Turkey Sanctions Bill

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement announcing he plans to join his colleagues to introduce legislation to impose severe sanctions on Turkey after the country launched military operations in northern Syria and against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces.
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  • Hudson Voices Concern Over Syria Withdrawal

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the announcement the United States will withdraw troops from Northern Syria.
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  • September 2019
  • Hudson Statement on the 18th Anniversary of September 11, 2001

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on the 18th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
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  • August 2019
  • Hudson Statement on INF Treaty

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission, released the following statement after the Trump Administration announced the United States will formally withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty after Russia failed to honor its treaty obligations.
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  • July 2019
  • Hudson Statement on Death of 2 Fort Bragg Paratroopers

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement on the deaths of Spc. Michael Nance and Pfc. Brandon Kreischer, two Paratroopers of Company B., 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division.
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  • Hudson Welcomes VP Pence to Fort Bragg

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after joining Vice President Mike Pence at Fort Bragg.
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  • Hudson Urges House Democrats to Put Troops over Politics

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after voting against a partisan National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would jeopardize readiness, undermine our military's ability to do their jobs, and cut critical support and funding for our troops and their families.
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  • June 2019
  • Hudson's Bipartisan Bill to Boost Trauma Care with Military Partnership Headed to POTUS' Desk

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after Congress passed S. 1379, the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act (PAHPA) which includes his bipartisan MISSION ZERO Act to assist assigning Department of Defense (DoD) trauma surgeons to civilian trauma centers, filling a gap in care observed by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.
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  • May 2019
  • Hudson Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Improve Military Housing

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (R-NC), Fort Bragg's Congressman and a voice for our military community, released the following statement after introducing bipartisan, bicameral legislation to improve the quality of military housing.
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  • April 2019
  • Hudson Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Restore Servicemembers' Rights

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (R-NC), Fort Bragg's Congressman and a voice for veterans, released the following statement after introducing the bipartisan Sergeant First Class Richard Stayskal Military Medical Accountability Act of 2019, a bill named after a Moore County constituent and veteran.
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  • Hudson Statement on Sri Lanka Terrorist Attack

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission and vice-chair of the OSCE PA Ad Hoc Committee on Countering Terrorism, released the following statement regarding the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka.
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  • February 2019
  • Hudson Continues Defense of MilCon Funds

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after sending a letter to President Donald Trump last week encouraging the Administration to not use funds already allocated for military construction to secure the border.
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  • Hudson Statement on Trump's State of the Union Address

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) issued the following statement in reaction to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address.
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  • Hudson Statement on INF Treaty

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission, released the following statement after the Trump Administration announced the United States will suspend its obligations under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty and begin the process of withdrawing from the INF Treaty, which will be completed in 6 months unless Russia comes back into compliance by destroying all of its violating missiles, launchers, and associated equipment.
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  • January 2019
  • Hudson Statement on Death of Green Beret

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg, released the following statement on the death of Staff Sergeant Joshua Z. Beale, a service member assigned to the 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne).
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  • Hudson Statement on ISIS-Claimed Attack in Syria

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg, released the following statement after learning at least three U.S. troops were killed in an ISIS-claimed attack in Syria.
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  • Hudson Statement on Trump's Border Security Address

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after President Donald Trump addressed the nation from the Oval Office on the humanitarian and national security crisis on our southern border.
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  • December 2018
  • Hudson Statement on Schumer Shutdown

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the Senate failed to act to avert a partial government shutdown and secure our border.
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  • Hudson Votes to Build the Wall

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the House passed a short-term continuing resolution (CR) through February 8th that includes President Donald Trump's requested $5 billion in border security.
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  • Hudson Statement on CR Announcement

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the U.S. Senate announced an agreement on a short-term continuing resolution (CR) through February 8th.
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  • Hudson Supports Resolution Opposing Russian Pipeline

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission and a strong and vocal leader against Russian aggression on the world stage, applauded House passage of H.Res. 1035, a resolution he cosponsored to express opposition to the completion of the Nord Stream II pipeline.
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  • November 2018
  • Hudson Applauds Trump Leadership on INF Treaty

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission, released the following statement after sending a letter to President Donald Trump voicing his strong support for the president's recent leadership regarding the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty and Russian aggression.
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  • Hudson Statement on Death of 3 Special Operations Troops

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg, released the following statement on the deaths of Sergeant First Class Eric M. Emond and Captain Andrew P. Ross, two service members assigned to the 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), and Staff Sergeant Dylan J. Elchin, an airman assigned to the 26th Special Tactics Squadron.
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  • October 2018
  • Hudson Statement on Pastor Brunson's Release

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission whose amendment to urge Pastor Andrew Brunson's release was adopted as part of the Berlin Declaration at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Parliamentary Assembly annual session, released the following statement after the Turkish court ordered Pastor Brunson be freed.
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  • September 2018
  • Trump Signs Into Law Hudson Amendment To Increase Funding for Special Forces

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed into law a defense funding bill which included his amendment to increase funding for the United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) for additional training of Special Forces.
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  • Hudson Statement on the 17th Anniversary of September 11, 2001

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on the 17th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
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  • August 2018
  • Hudson's Soldier Pay Amendment Signed Into Law

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed the bipartisan conference report for the FY 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) which included his amendment he authored to ensure soldier pay adequately reflects modern warfare demands.
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  • July 2018
  • Hudson's Soldier Pay Amendment Heads to Senate

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after the House passed the bipartisan conference report for the FY 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) which included his amendment he authored to ensure soldier pay adequately reflects modern warfare demands:.
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  • Hudson Beats the Drum for Stable Military Funding

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, spoke on the House floor in support of his resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the lack of timely and predictable funding unnecessarily undermines the mission of the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) and jeopardizes the security of the United States (H. Res. 1009). The House passed his resolution.
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  • Hudson's Soldier Pay Amendment Included in Final NDAA

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, announced that the conference report for the FY 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) includes his amendment he authored to ensure soldier pay adequately reflects modern warfare demands. Rep. Hudson was appointed to serve as a Conferee on the House-Senate conference committee for the NDAA because of his leadership and effectiveness on military issues and his commitment to rebuilding our military and supporting our service members and their families.
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  • Hudson Votes to Support ICE

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after voting for H.Res. 990, a resolution supporting the officers and personnel who carry out the important mission of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
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  • Hudson's Nord Stream II Amendment Adopted at International OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Annual Session

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission, released the following statement after his amendment to express concerns about the ramifications of the construction of the Nord Stream II pipeline was adopted as part of the Berlin Declaration at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Parliamentary Assembly annual session.
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  • June 2018
  • Hudson Amendment Passes House as Part of Defense Funding Bill

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, released the following statement after his amendment to increase funding for the United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) to provide for additional training of Special Forces passed the House as part of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act for FY19 (H.R. 6157).
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  • Hudson Amendment to Increase Funding for SF Training Added to Defense Spending Bill

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, spoke on the House floor in support of his amendment to increase funding for the United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) to provide for additional training of Special Operations Forces.
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  • Hudson Statement on Historic Singapore Summit

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on the historic bilateral summit between the United States and North Korea in Singapore.
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  • Hudson Statement on Death of Green Beret

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg, released the following statement on the death of Staff Sgt. Alexander W. Conrad, a soldier who was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne).
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  • Hudson Votes to Prioritize Veteran Care, Support Military

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after voting in favor of the Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act of 2019 (H.R. 5895).
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  • May 2018
  • Hudson's Soldier Pay Amendment Passes House

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after the House passed the FY19 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), including his amendment to ensure soldier pay adequately reflects modern warfare demands.
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  • Hudson Recognizes All American Week, 82nd Airborne Division

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, spoke on the House floor in recognition of All American Week, the annual celebration of the 82nd Airborne Division's mission and legacy.
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  • Hudson's Soldier Pay Amendment Added to NDAA

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after his amendment to ensure soldier pay adequately reflects modern warfare demands was added to the FY19 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
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  • Hudson Introduces Special Operations Forces Tax Cut Act

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after introducing the Special Operations Forces Tax Cut Act (H.R. 5747), legislation to ensure special operators who are serving in combat receive the same tax relief.
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  • Hudson Statement on Iran Deal

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on the Trump administration's announcement on the Iran Nuclear Deal and new sanctions on the Iran regime.
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  • April 2018
  • Hudson Supports Trump's Sanctions on Putin's Cronies

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission, released the following statement responding to the Trump Administration's actions to impose new sanctions on Russian oligarchs, officials and entities in response to worldwide malign activity. As a Commissioner, Rep. Hudson has consistently and strongly condemned Russian aggression against Ukraine and other neighboring countries.
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  • March 2018
  • Hudson Supports Trump's Expulsion of Russian Diplomats, Condemns Russia

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission, released the following statement responding to the Trump Administration's decision to expel Russian diplomats and close a Russian consulate. As a Commissioner, Rep. Hudson has consistently and strongly condemned Russian aggression against Ukraine and other neighboring countries.
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  • Hudson Statement on Nomination of Mike Pompeo

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission, released the following statement regarding President Donald Trump's nomination of Mike Pompeo to serve as Secretary of State.
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  • February 2018
  • Hudson's Bipartisan Bill to Improve Trauma Care with Military Partnerships Passes House

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the House passed his bipartisan MISSION ZERO Act (H.R. 880) to assist assigning Department of Defense (DoD) trauma surgeons to civilian trauma centers, filling a gap in care observed by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.
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  • Hudson Supports POW/MIA Bill

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman, released the following statement after the House passed H.Res. 129, a bill introduced by Rep. Sam Johnson (TX-03), a Vietnam POW and war hero, calling on the Department of Defense, other elements of the Federal Government, and foreign governments to intensify efforts to investigate, recover, and identify all missing and unaccounted-for personnel of the United States.
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  • Hudson Votes for Long-Term Military Funding

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, released the following statement after the House passed a spending bill to fully fund our military through fiscal year 2018.
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  • Hudson Applauds Sec. Mattis' Address to GOP Retreat

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, released the following statement after Defense Secretary James Mattis addressed the House and Senate Republican conference in West Virginia.
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  • January 2018
  • Hudson Votes to Reopen Government

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, released the following statement after the House passed a short-term continuing resolution (CR) to fund the government through February 8, 2018.
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  • November 2017
  • Hudson: It's About Time

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Fort Bragg's Congressman and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, released the following statement after Congress passed the FY18 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
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  • October 2017
  • Hudson Statement on 3 Fort Bragg Soldiers Killed in Niger

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg, released the following statement after the Department of Defense announced the deaths of three soldiers who were assigned to the 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne).
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  • September 2017
  • Hudson Statement on Soldier's Death Following Training Incident

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg, released the following statement on the training incident at Fort Bragg last week that injured seven personnel and killed one soldier, Staff Sgt. Alexander P. Dalida.
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  • Hudson Supports Conservative Priorities in Appropriations

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the House passed the Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act of 2018 (H.R. 3354).
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  • August 2017
  • Hudson Statement on 82nd Airborne Soldiers Killed in Attack

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg, released the following statement on the deaths of Specialist Christopher M. Harris of Jackson Springs and Sergeant Jonathon M. Hunter of Columbus, Indiana, both infantrymen assigned to 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division who were killed in an attack in Afghanistan.
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  • July 2017
  • Hudson Supports Bill to Fund National Security Priorities

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg and the voice for North Carolina's veterans, released the following statement after the House passed the Make America Secure Appropriations Act of 2018 (H.R. 3219), which includes appropriations bills for defense, military construction and veterans, energy and water, and the legislative branch.
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  • Hudson Votes for Military Pay Raise

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg and an outspoken advocate for North Carolina's military community, released the following statement after the House passed the FY18 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
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  • June 2017
  • Hudson Statement on Deployment of 82nd Airborne Soldiers

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), representative of Fort Bragg, released the following statement on the deployment of 1,500 soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division to Afghanistan to assist in the fight against ISIS.
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  • Hudson Congratulates Richardson on Senate Confirmation

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), the representative of Fort Bragg, released the following statement congratulating Maj. Gen. Laura J. Richardson, the next deputy commanding general of U.S. Army Forces Command and the first female Army officer to officially serve in this role.
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  • May 2017
  • Hudson Accepts Conservative Achievement Award

    Last night,U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) was awarded the Conservative Achievement Award for the fourth consecutive year by the American Conservative Union (ACU), the oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization in the nation.
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  • February 2017
  • Hudson Statement on Trump's Address

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) issued the following statement in reaction to President Donald Trump's first address to a Joint Session of Congress.
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  • Hudson Pushes for Pope Runway Extension, Veteran Care

    Yesterday U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), representative of Fort Bragg, sent a letter to the Appropriations Committee's Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies to request funding in the MilCon-VA Appropriations bill to extend the runway on Pope Field and to prioritize care for veterans.
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  • Hudson Statement on New Iran Sanctions

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on the Trump administration's announcement of new sanctions on Iran.
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  • January 2017
  • Hudson Selected for US Helsinki Commission

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after being appointed to the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, also known as the U.S. Helsinki Commission, by the Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.
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  • Hudson Statement on Executive Action to Strengthen National Security

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), author of bipartisan legislation that passed the House with a veto-proof majority and aimed to strengthen vetting of Syrian and Iraqi refugees, released the following statement on President Trump's executive order on refugees.
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  • December 2016
  • Hudson's Legislation to Support 440th AW Passes House

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the House passed the bipartisan, bicameral FY17 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
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  • September 2016
  • Hudson Introduces Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill to Improve Trauma Care with Military-Civilian Partnerships

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) joined Reps. Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (TX-26), Kathy Castor (FL-14) and Gene Green (TX-29), to introduce the bipartisan, bicameral MISSION ZERO Act to assist assigning Department of Defense (DoD) trauma surgeons to civilian trauma centers filling a gap in care.
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  • Hudson Votes to Keep Terrorists at Gitmo

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5351, a bill based on his legislation to prohibit the administration from transferring any detainees out of the military prison at Guantanamo Bay.
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  • Hudson Responds to Planned Increase of Syrian Refugee Intake

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), co-author of bipartisan legislation to strengthen the vetting of Syrian and Iraqi refugees, released the following statement responding to reports that the Obama Administration plans to admit "a significantly higher number" of Syrian refugees in fiscal year 2017.
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  • August 2016
  • Hudson Responds to Iran Ransom Payment

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the State Department admitted the $400 million cash to Iran was in exchange for hostages.
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  • Hudson Statement on Largest Single GITMO Transfer

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), author of an amendment to prohibit the administration from transferring any detainees out of the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, released the following statement after the Obama Administration transferred 15 prisoners to the United Arab Emirates.
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  • July 2016
  • Hudson, Katko Press DOT to Suspend Scheduled Cuba Flights

    Today, U.S. Representatives Richard Hudson (NC-08) and John Katko (NY-24) sent a letter to Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx to inform him of grave security concerns at Cuban airports and to call for delay of plans to resume air service to Cuba until the security measures at these airports can be verified and the potential risks to our homeland security have been appropriately scrutinized.
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  • Hudson Joins Katko to Introduce Cuban Airport Security Act

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) joined Rep. John Katko (NY-24), Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (TX-10), and Rep. Henry Cuellar (TX-28) to introduce the bipartisan Cuban Airport Security Act of 2016 (H.R. 5728) to prohibit scheduled passenger air transportation between the United States and Cuba until a study has been completed regarding security measures and equipment at Cuba's airports.
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  • June 2016
  • Hudson Statement on Benghazi Committee's Report

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement in response to the publication of the final report from the Select Committee on Benghazi.
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  • Hudson's GITMO Amendment Passes House

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after his amendment to prohibit the administration from transferring any detainees out of the military prison at Guantanamo Bay passed the House as part of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act for FY17 (H.R. 5293).
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  • Hudson's GITMO Amendment Added to FY17 Defense Spending Bill

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) spoke on the House floor in support of his amendment to prohibit the administration from transferring any detainees out of the military prison at Guantanamo Bay. His amendment – which, if enacted, would be the strictest prohibition of transfers yet – was adopted by voice to the Department of Defense Appropriations Act for FY17 (H.R. 5293) which will receive a House vote tomorrow.
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  • Hudson's Legislation to Prohibit Transfer of GITMO Detainees to Receive Vote

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after his amendment to the Department of Defense Appropriations Act for FY17 (H.R. 5293) to prohibit funds from the appropriations bill from being used to transfer detainees from the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay was scheduled for consideration.
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  • Hudson: American SAFE Act is Critical Part of House GOP's Plan to Strengthen National Security

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), co-author of bipartisan legislation to strengthen the vetting of Syrian and Iraqi refugees, released the following statement after House Republicans put forward a plan to strengthen our national security, including ideas to improve the integrity of the refugee screening process.
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  • May 2016
  • ICYMI: Hudson assures the Fort Bragg community he's fighting for them

    Members of Congress assure the Fort Bragg community they're fighting for them on Capitol Hill. Congressmen joined in on a Military Affairs Roundtable at the Greater Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce.
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  • Hudson's Legislation to Support Troops Passes House

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the House passed the bipartisan FY17 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
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  • Hudson Statement on Deactivation of 440th AW

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement in response to the Air Force's announcement to move forward with deactivation of the 440th Airlift Wing located at Fort Bragg's Pope Airfield following a 90-day waiting period as required by the FY 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
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  • Hudson Announces Service Academy Day

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) announced he will be hosting the annual Service Academy Day on Saturday, May 14 from 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Eighth district students who are in middle and high school and interested in attending a Service Academy and their parents are encouraged to attend.
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  • April 2016
  • Hudson Votes to Tackle Terrorist Travel

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), co-author of bipartisan legislation to strengthen the vetting of Syrian and Iraqi refugees, released the following statement after the House passed legislation to tackle terrorist travel.
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  • March 2016
  • Hudson Demands Answers for Soldiers, War Dogs

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after sending a letter to Chairman Mac Thornberry requesting the House Armed Services Committee to launch a formal inquiry into the mismanaged adoptions of military working dogs (MWDs) from the former Tactical Explosive Detector Dog Program (TEDD).
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  • Hudson Statement on Brussels Terrorist Attack

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after today's tragic terrorist attack in Brussels, Belgium.
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  • February 2016
  • Hudson Votes to Combat Terrorist Travel

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), co-author of bipartisan legislation to strengthen the vetting of Syrian and Iraqi refugees, released the following statement after the House passed a series of bills aimed to combat terrorist travel.
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  • Hudson Responds to Obama's Plan to Close Guantanamo Bay

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) responded to President Barack Obama's plan to close the military prison at Guantanamo Bay.
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  • January 2016
  • Hudson: Senate Democrats are Politicizing National Security

    Today, U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson (NC-08), co-author of the American SAFE Act, released the following statement after Senate Democrats blocked debate on the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act.
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  • Hudson Joins Fox News to Discuss Syrian Refugee Bill

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), joined FOX News' "The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson" to discuss the American SAFE Act (H.R. 4038), a bill he introduced to bolster security of the Syrian and Iraqi refugee program. The Senate will vote on whether to begin debate on the House-passed American SAFE Act this Wednesday.
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  • Hudson Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address

    Tonight, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) issued the following statement in reaction to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.
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  • Hudson Applauds Senate Action on American SAFE Act

    Today, U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson (NC-08), co-author of the American SAFE Act, released the following statement applauding Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) for moving to bring the American SAFE Act to the Senate floor for a vote.
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  • Hudson Statement on Terrorists Entering U.S. as Refugees

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), co-author of a bill to bolster security of the Syrian and Iraqi refugee program, responded to reports that two terrorists from Iraq entered the United States through the refugee process.
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  • December 2015
  • Hudson Votes to Strengthen Security of Visa Waiver Program

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after voting to strengthen the visa waiver program to help prevent foreign terrorists from entering the United States.
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  • November 2015
  • Hudson's Bill Passes House with Veto-Proof Majority

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson's (NC-08) bill, the American SAFE Act of 2015, passed the House with veto-proof majority, 289 – 137.
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  • Hudson Responds to Obama's Veto Threat

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) responded to the president's veto threat of his bill, the American SAFE Act.
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  • Hudson's Syrian Refugee Strategy to Receive House Vote

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) responded to the House GOP task force's use of his legislation to address President Obama's plan to take in Syrian refugees.
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  • Hudson Intros Bill to Thwart Obama's Syrian Refugee Plan

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) introduced the American SAFE Act of 2015 to thwart the Obama administration's plan to take in thousands of Syrian refugees.
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  • Hudson Encourages Obama to Support Our Military

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement encouraging President Obama to swiftly support the FY16 National Defense Authorization Act.
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  • October 2015
  • Hudson Statement on the President's Decision to Send Troops into Syria

    Today,U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement reacting to the announcement that President Obama would be sending U.S. Special Operations Forces into Syria.
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  • Hudson Slams Obama for Irresponsible Veto

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement in reaction to President Obama's announcement that today he will veto the bipartisan, bicameral FY16 National Defense Authorization Act which authorizes defense spending at the exact levels the president requested.
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  • Hudson Applauds Passage of Critical Defense Bill

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement applauding passage of the bipartisan, bicameral FY16 National Defense Authorization Act.
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  • September 2015
  • Hudson's Bipartisan Bill to Enhance Transportation Security Passes the U.S. Congress

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), former Chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation Security, released the following statement after a bipartisan bill he authored last Congress, the Gerardo Hernandez Airport Security Act (H.R. 720), unanimously passed the U.S. Congress.
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  • Hudson Votes Against Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the House voted against the president's nuclear agreement with Iran.
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  • Hudson Statement on the 14th Anniversary of the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on the 14th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
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  • Hudson Criticizes Senate Democrats for Blocking Iran Deal Vote

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement criticizing Senate Democrats for blocking a vote on the president's nuclear agreement with Iran.
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  • August 2015
  • Hudson Defends Chattanooga Navy Commander

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) joined his colleagues to send a letter to President Obama and Secretary of Defense Ash Carter to strongly urge the Navy not to pursue disciplinary action against Lieutenant Commander Timothy White for having and using a firearm against a terrorist who murdered four unarmed Marines and one unarmed sailor at a recruitment center in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
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  • July 2015
  • Hudson Supports Service Members' Right to Protect Themselves

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) joined Rep. Duncan Hunter (CA-50) to introduce a bill to empower eligible service members to protect themselves at military recruitment facilities.
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  • Hudson Statement on Preservation of 440th AW

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement in response to the announcement by Air Force Reserve Command that deactivation of the 440th Airlift Wing has been delayed until at least fall 2016.
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  • Hudson Statement on Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement in response to the announcement that U.S. negotiators concluded a final agreement on Iran's nuclear program.
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  • May 2015
  • Hudson, Ellmers Amendment to Prohibit Inactivation of 440th AW Passes House

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) issued the following statement after the House passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2016 (H.R. 1735), including an amendment he cosponsored with Rep. Renee Ellmers (NC-02) to protect the 440th Airlift Wing at Fort Bragg from inactivation.
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  • Hudson Champions Amendment to Ensure Soldiers can Adopt their War Dogs

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after an amendment he helped champion with Rep. Frank LoBiondo (NJ-02) to give injured servicemembers priority in adopting their military working dogs was added to the FY16 National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 1735):
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  • March 2015
  • Hudson Statement on Bill that Fails to Block Obama's Illegal Amnesty

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after voting against a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) funding bill stripped of all provisions blocking President Obama's illegal executive actions on immigration.
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  • Hudson: Shrinking Ft. Bragg's Footprint is Unacceptable

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) issued the following statement after he and several colleagues sent a letter to General Raymond T. Odierno to strongly oppose proposed cuts to Fort Bragg.
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  • January 2015
  • Hudson Votes to Defund President Obama's Illegal Amnesty

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) voted to defund the President's illegal executive amnesty, strengthen border security and responsibly fund the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for FY2015.
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  • November 2014
  • Hudson Statement on Extension of Iran Nuclear Talks

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement reacting to the extension of Iran nuclear talks.
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  • Transportation Security Chairman Hudson Statement on Anniversary of LAX Shooting

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee, released the following statement in remembrance of last year's shooting at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) that tragically took the life of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Officer Gerardo Hernandez.
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  • October 2014
  • Reps. Hudson and Brooks Urge CDC to Update ‘Do Not Board' List

    Today, U.S. Reps. Richard Hudson (R-NC), Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee, and Susan Brooks (R-IN), Chairman of the Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications Subcommittee, released the following statements after urging the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to place individuals who have been exposed to the Ebola virus on the ‘Do Not Board' list enforced by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for a minimum of 21 days.
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  • Hudson Statement on TSA Administrator Pistole's Announced Departure

    Today, U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson (R-NC), Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee, released the following statement in reaction to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John Pistole's announced departure.
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  • Rep. Hudson Calls For Enhanced Travel Restrictions to Combat Spread of Ebola

    Tonight, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee, issued the following statement after joining Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul and fellow subcommittee chairmen to call for enhanced travel restrictions and security measures to help combat the spread of the Ebola Virus and protect the American people.
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  • September 2014
  • Hudson Votes to Lock in Pre-Obama Spending Levels and Combat ISIS

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (R-NC), released the following statement after voting in support of H.J. Res. 124–a short term appropriations package to provide discretionary spending for the entire federal government at levels agreed to under the Murray-Ryan agreement and includes authorization to arm and train vetted opposition fighters battling the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
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  • Hudson Statement on President Obama's National Security Address

    Tonight, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement in reaction to President Obama's national security address.
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  • August 2014
  • Hudson Votes to Secure the Border and Block Administration's Amnesty Policies

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 5230 and H.R. 5272.
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  • July 2014
  • Hudson's Bipartisan Bill to Enhance Airport Security Measures Passes the U.S. House of Representatives

    Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation Security, released the following statement after his bipartisan bill, the Gerardo Hernandez Airport Security Act of 2014 (H.R. 4802), passed the U.S. House of Representatives.
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  • May 2014
  • Hudson Applauds Formation of Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement applauding the decision to form a Select Committee.
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  • April 2014
  • Hudson Statement Regarding GAO Report on TSA's Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) Program

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee, released the following statement in response to a report released by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) today recommending that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) not purchase next generation AIT machines (AIT-2) until it develops a realistic performance schedule and conducts better testing and data analysis, among other recommendations.
    < Read more >
  • Hudson Statement on Anniversary of Boston Marathon Bombing

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee, released the following statement on the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing.
    < Read more >
  • Hudson Defends Servicemembers' Right to Tobacco

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), a Member of the House Agriculture Committee, responded to a potential ban of tobacco use and sales on Navy bases, ships and Marine Corps facilities.
    < Read more >
  • Hudson Co-Authors Request to Prohibit Inactivation of 440th Airlift Wing in FY 2015 Appropriations Bill

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) issued the following statement after joining with fellow members of the North Carolina delegation, Rep. Renee Ellmers (NC-02), Rep. David Price (NC-04), and Rep. Mike McIntyre (NC-07), to submit an appropriations request to prohibit funding for the inactivation, relocation or any other measure that would disrupt the mission, personnel or aircraft of the 440th Airlift Wing at Pope Field in FY15 Defense Appropriations bill.
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  • March 2014
  • Hudson Co-Authors Letter to Express Concern over Proposed Deactivation of the 440th Airlift Wing

    Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) joined fellow members of the North Carolina delegation Renee Ellmers (NC-02), David Price (NC-04), and Mike McIntyre (NC-07) to send the following letter to U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey expressing concern over President Obama's proposed deactivation of the 440th Airlift Wing located at Pope Field.
    < Read more >
  • January 2014
  • Reps. Hudson and Duncan File Amendment to Halt Excessive Spending On New Homeland Security Headquarters

    Today, U.S. Representatives Richard Hudson (NC-08) and Jeff Duncan (SC-03), members of the House Homeland Security Committee, filed an amendment to the omnibus appropriations package to suspend further funding for the construction of the new Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Headquarters at St. Elizabeth's campus to prevent excessive waste of taxpayer dollars.
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  • December 2013
  • Hudson Applauds Introduction of TSA Reform Bill in U.S. Senate

    Today U.S. Representative Richard Hudson released the following statement following the announcement that U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) introduced companion legislation to H.R. 2719, the Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act, a bill authored by Rep. Hudson that unanimously passed the U.S. House of Representatives, 416 – 0 earlier this month.
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  • Hudson's Bipartisan TSA Reform Bill Passes U.S. House of Representatives

    Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2719, the Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act, a bill authored by U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08).
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  • November 2013
  • Hudson Statement on Memorial Service for TSA Officer Gerardo Hernandez

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Transportation Security Subcommittee Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, released the following statement after attending a memorial service for Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Officer Gerardo Hernandez:
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  • Transportation Security Chairman Hudson Statement on LAX Shooting

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Transportation Security Subcommittee Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, released the following statement after today's tragic shooting at Los Angeles International Airport:
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  • October 2013
  • Hudson's TSA Reform Bill Receives Unanimous, Bipartisan Support

    Despite an unprecedented level of partisan gridlock in Washington, it was demonstrated today that hard work and bipartisan outreach can lead to results.
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  • September 2013
  • Hudson Statement on the 12th Anniversary of the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement on the 12th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks:
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  • Hudson Supports Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) today announced his co-sponsorship of legislation to create a House select committee to investigate the terrorist attack in Benghazi and the U.S. response (H.Res.36).
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  • Hudson Opposes Proposed Use of Force in Syria

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement regarding the proposed use of force Syria
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  • June 2013
  • Hudson Votes to Protect Sexual Assault Victims

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after voting in favor of U.S. Representative Jackie Walorski's (IN-02) Sexual Assault Prevention bill (H.R. 1864).
    < Read more >
  • Hudson Praises Passage of Critical Defense Bill, Including Sexual Assault Prevention

    This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the annual National Defense Authorization Act. U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement praising its passage:
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  • Hudson Defeats an Irresponsible Amendment That Would Cripple National Guard Recruitment

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) led a bipartisan coalition on the House floor to beat back a misguided amendment that would prohibit the National Guard from sponsoring professional motorsports.
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  • Hudson Supports Funding for our Nation's Veterans

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after voting in favor of the Fiscal Year 2014 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill.
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  • May 2013
  • Hudson Will Not Stand for "Lawlessness and Negligence" in Border Security

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement after the House Homeland Security Committee markup of the Border Security Results Act of 2013, a bill he co-sponsored.
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  • April 2013
  • Hudson Questions Deportation of Saudi National

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (R-NC-08) joined several members of Congress in a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder and Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano regarding outstanding questions about a Saudi National's deportation.
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  • Hudson Statement on Capture of Boston Bombing Suspect

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Committee on Homeland Security, released the following statement after the second suspect in the Boston marathon bombing was captured.
    < Read more >
  • Hudson Seeks Answers

    Representative Hudson joined members of the Homeland Security Committee in requesting a formal GAO report on the Department of Homeland Security's ammunitions and weapons purchases.
    < Read more >
  • Hudson Statement on House CISPA Vote

    WASHINGTON- U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released a statement following the successful passage of CISPA in the House of Representatives:
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  • Hudson Issues Statement on Boston Tragedy

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), Subcommittee Chairman on the House Homeland Security Committee, released the following statement following the bombings at the Boston Marathon.
    < Read more >
  • March 2013
  • Hudson Sends Letter to TSA Administrator on Behalf of Wounded Veterans

    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
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  • Chairman Hudson Statement at Transportation Security Subcommittee Hearing on TSA's Risk-Based Security Efforts

    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
    < Read more >
  • Transportation Security Chairman Hudson Responds to Airport Security Lapse in Newark

    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
    < Read more >
  • January 2013
  • Transportation Security Chairman Hudson Tours Charlotte-Douglas Airport

    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
    < Read more >
  • North Carolina Freshmen Voice Concerns to the President

    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.
    < Read more >
  • Rep. Hudson Statement on TSA Removing Intrusive Body Scanners

    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
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  • Rep. Hudson Responds to President Obama's Remarks on Gun Control

    U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement in reaction to the President's remarks on gun control.
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  • Hudson Appointed Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee

    Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) announced that U.S. Representative Richard Hudson will be appointed the Chairman of the Transportation Security Subcommittee.
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