Press Releases

October 23, 2019 Press Release
‘While his legacy will undoubtedly live on through his family and all of those who knew him, the renaming of the Castroville, Texas post office in his name will further honor his sacrifice to our nation.’

CASTROVILLE, TX – Today U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) honored Castroville fallen veteran by introducing a bill to rename the Castroville post office after him. The bipartisan H.R.

October 21, 2019 Press Release
‘Let’s get to all of the facts and find the truth instead of fitting bits and pieces into a narrative either political party wants to force. The future of our democracy depends on it.’

WASHINGTON, DC – Today after joining his Republican colleagues to demand fair due process in the oversight hearings led by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, former CIA Officer and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) member U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) issued the following statement:

October 21, 2019 Press Release
‘Del Rio and Acuña are not two separate cities, but one community divided by an international boundary’

DEL RIO, TX –U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) was glad to be back in Del Rio this weekend for the 59th annual Fiesta de Amistad. He has proudly attended these festivities each year since he’s been in Congress, and he was chosen this year by the Del Rio Chapter of the International Good Neighbor Council to be “Mr. Amistad” and serve as grand marshal.

October 21, 2019 Press Release
‘From his time as Uvalde County Judge to his service as the 32nd Vice President of the United States, Cactus Jack devoted his career to serving his community and his country.’

UVALDE, TX – This weekend, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) proudly presented to the City of Uvalde Mayor Don McLaughlin Jr. and other officials a flag flown over the U.S. Capitol building to reside over John Nance “Cactus Jack” Garner III’s gravesite at the Uvalde City Cemetery.

October 17, 2019 Press Release
‘The U.S. must remain committed to democracy and human dignity’

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) proudly joined his colleagues to pass three bipartisan measures that support freedom and autonomy for the people of Hong Kong and condemn the interference of the Chinese Communist Party in Hong Kong’s affairs.

October 13, 2019 Press Release

OZONA, TX – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) attended the grand opening of the Escondido Draw Recreational Area in Crockett County. This is the largest off-highway vehicle (OHV) project ever by the U.S.

October 13, 2019 Press Release

MARATHON, TX – Yesterday evening U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined the Big Bend Conservancy, Acting Director of the National Park Service (NPS) David Vela and other stakeholders and park advocates at the Gage Hotel in Marathon to support the 75th Anniversary of Big Bend National Park, which opened on June 12, 1944.

September 17, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan bill to fund STEM programs at MSIs passes House unanimously

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) continued his efforts to make sure Texans of all backgrounds have access to educational opportunities by supporting the bipartisan Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education (FUTURE) Act (H.R. 2486).

September 4, 2019 Press Release

SAN ANTONIO, TX – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security ‘s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $1,365,400 to the San Antonio River Authority for flood prevention, mitigation and protection. U.S.