Press Releases

December 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON –U.S. Senators Roy Blunt (R-MO), John Boozman (R-AR) and Tom Cotton (R-AR), along with U.S. Representatives Billy Long (MO-07) and Steve Womack (AR-03), announced that $25 million in funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has been awarded to complete work on a critical segment of Interstate 49 that will connect Arkansas and Missouri.

November 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Billy Long (MO-07) introduced H.R. 7126, to protect homeowners on Table Rock Lake from being forced to remove existing structures due to the Army Corps of Engineers boundary lines changing over time.

October 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Billy Long (MO-07) issued the following statement today after his 8th annual agriculture tour in Missouri’s 7th Congressional District:

September 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Billy Long received the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Guardian of Small Business Award.

September 19, 2018 Press Release

JOPLIN, MO – Congressman Billy Long (MO-07) issued the following statement after the Joplin Regional Airport was awarded a $7.5 million grant through the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Airport Improvement Program:

September 4, 2018 Press Release

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently announced that $1.5 billion in support will be distributed over the next 10 years to expand rural broadband service in unserved areas. The funding is made available through Phase II of the Connect America Fund (CAF Phase II) auction - one of many efforts the FCC has been doing to close the broadband gap between rural and urban areas.

July 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Billy Long (MO-07) issued the following statement today after voting in favor of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019:

June 18, 2018 Press Release

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Congressman Billy Long (MO-07) issued the following statement after the Department of Veterans’ press conference this morning regarding the announcement of investigation into a pathologist at the VA Medical Center in Fayetteville:

May 7, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Billy Long (MO-07) testified before the House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security regarding H-2B visas:

May 2, 2018 Press Release

WEBB CITY, MO – Congressman Billy Long (MO-07) issued the following statement after visiting Webb City High School:

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