Press Releases

February 11, 2020 Press Release
'A national museum dedicated to the extraordinary history of American women will be the educational destination for millions of people.'

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) today proudly supported enshrining the incredible story of women and their collective role in United States history by voting with an overwhelming bipartisan majority of his colleagues in support of creating a women’s history museum as part of the Smithsonian Institution.

February 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released the following statement in response to the President’s request for a doubling of research and development spending on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Quantum Information Science in the next two fiscal years:

February 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Today U.S. Representatives Will Hurd (TX-23) and Henry Cuellar (TX-28) announced an additional $26 million in federal reimbursements for the Mission Reach Project in San Antonio and the greater Bexar County area.

February 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Today U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined his colleagues in passing a bipartisan bill to begin a pilot program for service dogs to assist veterans affected by post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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February 2, 2020 Press Release

SAN ANTONIO, TX – After learning of the decision to return a number of Americans traveling in China to Lackland Air Force Base and the potential risk of coronavirus, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released the following statement:

January 31, 2020 Press Release
‘Students receiving a quality education is vital to growing our economy, opening doors for young people and driving innovation across all industries.’

EAGLE PASS, TX —This week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced grant funding through the Head Start education program for Native American tribes across the country, including the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas in Eagle Pass. Thrilled by the news, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released the following statement:

January 29, 2020 Press Release
‘The U.S., Mexico and Canada build things together, and after today’s historic signing we can now focus on increasing North American competitiveness in the rest of the world.’

WASHINGTON, DC —Today, after attending the White House signing ceremony for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released the following statement:

January 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) showed his continued support for expanding Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education and our nation’s veterans by helping pass a bipartisan bill that promotes veteran participation in related curriculum and career fields.

January 15, 2020 Press Release
‘This bipartisan bill restores workplace fairness and makes sure workers are judged by their talents, not their age.’

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) continued his fervent support for our nation’s seniors by helping pass out of the House the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act (H.R. 1230). Rep.

January 14, 2020 Press Release
‘Animal cruelty in any form is heinous and unacceptable.’

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) was presented today with the Waste Warrior Award by the White Coat Waste Project for his steadfast advocacy in Congress to end taxpayer-funded experiments and tests that harm animals.

This Congress, Rep. Hurd was an original cosponsor and strong proponent of several initiatives to end animal testing, including:

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