Press Releases

October 1, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined Reps. Raul Grijalva (AZ-03), Leonard Lance (NJ-07) and David McKinley (WV-01) to introduce a bipartisan bill to ensure the continued success of libraries and museums across the nation. The Museum and Library Services Act (H.R.

September 28, 2018 Press Release
“I am proud to make these tax cuts permanent so South and West Texans can continue to prosper”

WASHINGTON, DC – This week U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) voted to support Tax Reform 2.0, composed of three bills that help provide certainty for families, workers and small businesses across South and West Texas, including:

September 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House passed U.S. Representative Will Hurd’s bipartisan legislation to streamline bureaucratic inefficiencies that have impacted safety and fair compensation for our nation’s Border Patrol agents.

September 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) proudly supported an appropriations package that funds the Departments of Defense, Labor, and Health and Human Services through Fiscal Year 2019. The bill includes funding for educational grants, the Meals on Wheels program, and a pay raise for men and women in the military, amongst others.

September 26, 2018 Press Release
Directs CIO to consolidate IT across Federal Government

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, House IT Subcommittee Chair Will Hurd (TX-23) and Ranking Member Robin Kelly (IL-02) furthered their efforts to modernize our federal government by introducing a bipartisan bill to reauthorize, rename, codify and elevate the role of the Federal CIO.

September 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) voted with his colleagues on both sides of the political aisle today to support funding for military construction, veterans’ affairs, and energy and water related projects for the Fiscal Year 2019 (FY2019). This conference version of the funding package includes similar wins from the House version of the package which Rep.

September 8, 2018 Press Release
‘We all have a role to play and we must do better’

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) hosted an anti-bullying panel discussion in San Antonio to raise awareness of bullying and cyber-bullying abuse and to educate the community on prevention resources and best practices.

September 7, 2018 Press Release
A win for print newspapers across the nation

WASHINGTON, DC – The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) has reversed recent import tariffs on uncoated groundwood paper from Canada, after rejecting the Commerce Department’s argument that Canadian newsprint prices are harmful to the United States newsprint industry.

September 6, 2018 Press Release
"The crisis along our nation’s Southern border will only continue unless we actively work with our allies in Central America to find shared solutions"

WASHINGTON, DC – Following his August visit to the Northern Triangle, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) today met with Salvadoran Ambassador to the U.S. Claudia Canjura to continue discussing shared challenges and identify areas for collaboration regarding mass migration, border security, human trafficking, violence and transnational crime. After his meeting, Rep.

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