In The News
San Antonio Business Journal -
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.
San Antonio Express News - 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 Homeland Security Department — minus money for the Obama administration’s executive order on immigration.
McClatchy Washington Bureau
El Paso Times Editorial Board
Rep. Beto O'Rourke's appointment to the House Armed Services Committee is an important step for El Paso and Fort Bliss as the nation's military mission evolves over the next two years.