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Congressman Palazzo Votes for Eight Funding Bills, Highlighting Benefits for Mississippians Included in First Appropriations Package

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Washington, DC - Congressman Steven Palazzo (MS-4) today applauded the passage of an appropriations minibus for the 2020 fiscal year that funds key priorities relevant to Mississippi. The package will provide major funding opportunities for Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; Agriculture, Rural Development and Food and Drug Administration; Energy and Water Development; Interior and En...

Palazzo Welcomes Increased GOMESA Funds for Mississippi Gulf Coast

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Washington, DC - Congressman Steven Palazzo (MS-4) today welcomed the Department of Interior's announcement that the Gulf Coast states will receive $215 million from shared revenue collected through federal offshore oil and gas leases as part of Phase II of the Gulf of Mexico Energy and Security Act (GOMESA). Of the $215 million, Mississippi will receive $31.7 million. “The revenue generated from ...

Palazzo Welcomes McDermott International to Port of Gulfport

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Gulfport, MS- Congressman Steven Palazzo (MS-4) today joined Governor Bryant and the Mississippi Development Authority in welcoming McDermott International to the Port of Gulfport. The energy, construction, and installation firm brings 100 full time jobs to the area in addition to longshoremen that will support vessels serviced at the Port. The company will locate pipeline finishing operations at ...

Palazzo Says Bill is a Symbol of Economic Opportunity and Energy Freedom

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Palazzo Says Bill is a Symbol of Economic Opportunity and Energy Freedom Washington, D.C. – Congressman Steven Palazzo (R-MS) released the following statement after voting in support of H.R. 3, the Northern Route Approval Act, which would clear the way for construction to begin on the Keystone XL pipeline. The bill would bypass Obama administration delays by removing the requirement for a presiden...

Palazzo Says Bill is a Symbol of Economic Opportunity and Energy Freedom

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Palazzo Says Bill is a Symbol of Economic Opportunity and Energy Freedom Washington, D.C. – Congressman Steven Palazzo (R-MS) released the following statement after voting in support of H.R. 3, the Northern Route Approval Act, which would clear the way for construction to begin on the Keystone XL pipeline. The bill would bypass Obama administration delays by removing the requirement for a presiden...