Press Releases

April 3, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) today announced $612,900 in Indian Housing Block Grants for the cities of Eagle Pass and El Paso. These funds are a result of the COVID-19 pandemic legislation and will provide Native American tribes vital funds to prevent, prepare for and respond to the virus.

April 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) today announced that Kids Are First, Inc. in Carrizo Springs is receiving a grant of more than $3 million for Head Start and Early Head Start Programs. The Department of Health and Human Services awarded $3,286,457 to Kids are First, Inc.

April 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the Congressional Management Foundation (CMF) announced U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) is a finalist for the Democracy Award for Transparency and Accountability. CMF recognizes offices that provide clear and relevant information on their work.

March 30, 2020 Press Release

SAN ANTONIO, TX — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) announced the distribution of more than $19 million for the Cities of San Antonio and El Paso and Bexar County to address the COVID-19 public health emergency through various programs administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today.

March 27, 2020 Press Release
‘I’m counting on the American spirit. I’m counting on American ingenuity. You should too. We can, and we will, make it through this.’

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), joined his colleagues today in supporting passage of the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. This bill will help American families, health care workers, small businesses and the entire economy, and it builds upon two other aid packages passed by Congress to combat the ongoing public health crisis.

March 25, 2020 Press Release

SAN ANTONIO, TX — Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) announced that the Department of Health and Human Services awarded seven grants to health centers in the 23rd congressional district to continue combating the current pandemic. The funds awarded to the community health facilities totaled $502,036.

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March 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) today supported reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) after a bipartisan agreement was reached to maintain the use of critical national security tools while also adding measures designed to prevent abuses of the system.

March 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined his colleagues in passing a bipartisan measure to ensure increased educational opportunity and job placement for veterans through apprenticeship programs and initiatives.

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March 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) issued the following statement after the release of the U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commission’s report on a strategy to defend the United States against emerging cyber threats:

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March 4, 2020 Press Release
‘It’s vital we continue to take action to prevent the spread of coronavirus here in the United States.’

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) who is a member of the House Appropriations Committee, joined his colleagues in passing a multi-billion-dollar supplemental funding bill to further address the ongoing coronavirus—also called COVID-19—situation in the U.S.

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