Almost every American has a family member or knows someone who has served in our Armed Forces. However, fewer of us know someone who gave their life to protect the very freedoms we enjoy today.
There are many reasons why I love America. I have learned over my three terms in Congress, by representing people that voted for me, didn’t vote for me or didn’t vote at all, that America is better than the sum of its parts. Serving people of all walks of life has shown me that way more unites our country than divides us.
WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined fellow Texas Rep. Kevin Brady (TX-08) last week to fight for benefits for our Texas retired public servants by introducing the Equal Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2019.
There’s no question that our South and West Texas communities are bearing the brunt of the immigration crisis. When crisscrossing the 23rd District of Texas I consistently hear that folks I represent are concerned about the influx of migrants and subsequent releases by the Customs and Border Protection.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), who spent nearly a decade as an undercover CIA officer, joined his colleagues to pass the bipartisan Damon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act (IAA), which provides critical support to the brave men and women of the U.S. intelligence community and makes our nation more secure.
WASHINGTON, DC –Today U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) continued to fight for West Texas infrastructure improvements by penning a bipartisan letter of support with 21 members of the Texas delegation to U.S. Department of Transportation (DoT) Secretary Elaine Chao in support of the Permian Basin to receive funds through DoT’s BUILD grant program.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) continued his efforts to address the humanitarian crisis on our southern border by combatting drug trafficking, human trafficking and human smuggling. Rep. Hurd was joined by fellow former CIA officer Rep.
Originally published in the Washington Post on July 1, 2019.
In The News
It feels like months ago. Except it's only been 10 days. Ten days since a 21-year-old white supremacist entered a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, and killed 22 people while injuring 26 others. Mothers, fathers, husbands, wives, aunts, uncles, children, friends.
WASHINGTON (JTA) — Three black and two Jewish members of the U.S. House of Representatives from both parties launched a black-Jewish caucus.
Texas A&M University San Antonio broke ground on a new academic and administration building and announced a $1 million gift Monday at a celebration marking 10 years as a standalone university.
The Federal Aviation Administration has not passed a new safety regulation that legislators say would fortify supervision of the hot-air balloon industry and help avoid fatal crashes similar to a Texas crash that killed 16 people almost three years ago.
Sixteen people were killed in a 2016 balloon crash near Lockhart.
They died because the pilot, Alfred “Skip” Nichols, flew his commercial hot air balloon into high voltage power lines.
Washington, 1 may (EFE).- Un grupo bipartidista de congresistas de EE.UU.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Will Hurd (R- TX Dist. 23) spoke to KFOX14 Morning News anchor John Purvis Wednesday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (NEXSTAR) — The museums on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., include national museums dedicated to Native Americans and African Americans — now lawmakers are introducing a bill to build the National Museum of the American Latino.
New Jersey Democratic Senator Bob Menendez says the largest minority in America is not represented in Washington.
SAN ANTONIO — The Alamo City's popularity as a destination for large events with hundred of thousands of visitors is earning it some major bucks!
Last week, San Antonio was awarded a $3.25 million grant for Terrorism Preparedness Operations.