In The News
El Paso Inc. - By David Crowder
He was sitting just at a few seats away from first lady Michelle Obama during the State of the Union address.
He went to a White House luncheon where Vice President Joe Biden spoke for more than an hour.
San Antonio Express News - Aaron Nelson
MISSION — As a $10 billion border security bill moves to the House amid heated debate over immigration, a whirlwind visit to some of the busiest areas along the Southwest border has done little to dissuade a Republican delegation from the notion that border crime poses an imminent threat to national security.
Politic 365 - Lauren Victoria Burke
Historic Republicans. Yesterday former congressional staffer Insight America, J.C. Watts and Elroy Sailor hosted a reception for the three Black Republicans in Congress. The reception featured @SenatorTimScott @WillHurd @MiaBLov
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Time Warner Cable News - By Geoff Bennett
Defense One - BY PATRICK TUCKER
Houston Chronicle: By David McCumber
Speaking before the largest number of Republicans in Congress in more than eight decades, President Obama challenged Americans Tuesday night to “choose who we want to be,” saying we are “freer to write our own future than any nation on Earth.”
The Blaze - Pete Kasperowicz
Working to fulfill his promise to find solutions that will secure our border and enforce our laws, Republican Representative Will Hurd of Texas intends to vote to pass the House appropriations bill that will fund the Department of Homeland Security and stop the President’s executive overreach on immigration policy.
Houston Chronicle - Kevin Diaz
WASHINGTON - In the opening salvo of a new battle over the southern border, the Republican-led House voted 236-191 Wednesday to fund most of the Department of Homeland Security - minus money for the Obama administration's executive order on immigration.