Press Releases

February 23, 2018 Press Release
Congressional Management Foundation Recognizes Rep. Schweikert for Outstanding Achievement

February 23, 2018, 11:30 AM MST

Contact: Ashley Sylvester | | 202-225-2190


January 23, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. David Schweikert (R-AZ06) released the following statement regarding H.R. 4841, the Standardizing Electronic Prior Authorization for Safe Prescribing Act, which is designed to improve access for Medicare beneficiaries. The bill was introduced by Reps. David Schweikert (R-AZ), Bill Johnson (R-OH), Ben Ray Lujan (D-NM), and Mike Thompson (D-CA):

November 1, 2017 Press Release
Follows Senator Joni Ernst’s Introduction Earlier in the Week


Ernst: Leigh Claffey, Press@Ernst.Senate.Gov, 202-224-3254 

Schweikert: Ashley Sylvester,, 202-225-2190

September 7, 2017 Press Release
For Immediate Release: September 7, 2017 - Contact: Katherina Dimenstein, (202) 225-2190

Washington: Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., and Rep. David Schweikert, R-Ariz., co-chairs of the Congressional Blockchain Caucus, introduced the Cryptocurrency Tax Fairness Act of 2017 today. 

August 16, 2017 Press Release

Joint Economic Committee Chairman Pat Tiberi (R-OH) today unveiled Main Street Economics, the first-ever podcast by committee Republicans. Participants will talk about ways to expand economic opportunity for American families.

July 31, 2017 Press Release
Contact: Cami Lepire, Ashley Sylvester

Washington, D.C. – Representatives Kevin McCarthy (CA-23) and David Schweikert (AZ-06), the co-chairs of the Congressional Valley Fever Task Force, released the following statement after launching a new Valley Fever Task Force website:

April 6, 2017 Press Release

Schweikert Builds Consensus to Repeal Obamacare, Reduce Premiums

Freedom Caucus Members Schweikert, Palmer launch conservative pro-growth amendment to protect preexisting conditions and drives down healthcare costs.

March 6, 2017 Press Release
Legislation Includes Policies Proposed By President Trump to Deliver 21st Century, Patient-Centered Health Care System

Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare through a budget process known as reconciliation.

September 20, 2016 Press Release
21st Century Blockchain and Digital Currencies

Congressman Schweikert sent a letter to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) regarding digital currencies and their underlying technologies.  The Congressman has been an avid supporter of blockchain technology, the technology behind many cryptocurrencies and distributed ledgers, as sees this as the future of financial services.

April 7, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Schweikert to Meet with Local Employers to Discuss his Efforts to Increase Credit Access For Small Business Owners

(Nogales, AZ) Congressman David Schweikert (AZ-06) holds Access to Credit Day in Nogales to discuss the importance of the financial services industry in our economy, especially in Arizona.