Press Releases

March 2, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd issued an invitation to high school students who reside in the 23rd Congressional District of Texas to enter the annual Artistic Discovery Contest. Every year, Congress holds an art competition to find talented students throughout the country.

February 27, 2015 Press Release
Thousands of Texas Employees Spared

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd of the 23rd Congressional District of Texas released the following statement regarding the passage of a one week funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security:  

February 26, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – On Wednesday, the Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture announced that Sutton County and six additional contiguous Texas counties are designated as primary natural disaster areas due to recent drought conditions. These additional counties include Crockett, Edwards, Kimble, Menard, Schleicher and Val Verde.

February 25, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd was named by Committee on Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul to the“Task Force on Combatting Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel”,  which will assess America’s efforts to keep terrorists from traveling to the U.S.

February 24, 2015 Press Release
‘There’s no excuse for the President’s action'

Washington, D.C. - U.S. Representative Will Hurd of the 23rd Congressional District of Texas released the following statement regarding the President’s veto of the Keystone XL Pipeline: 

February 23, 2015 Press Release

San Antonio, TX – Congressman Will Hurd, the U.S. Representative for the 23rd Congressional District of Texas, today visited with students at Ronald Reagan High School and Lee High School in San Antonio. After speaking about his background in the CIA and the importance of cybersecurity, he answered questions about national security and other issues facing the nation.

February 11, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congresman Will Hurd, the U.S. Representative for the 23rd District of Texas, released the following statement following his vote for the Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act, encouraging President Barack Obama to sign the legislation into law:

January 29, 2015 Press Release
‘Bolstering LNG will enhance American energy security and national security'

Washington, D.C. - U.S. Representative Will Hurd voted in favor of the LNG Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act this week, legislation which will benefit the working families in the 23rd Congressional District in Texas. 

January 27, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - The U.S. House of Representatives today passed several strongly bipartisan bills focused on ending human trafficking.  A roughly $10 billion industry in the United States, Texas trails only behind California with the highest number of reported human trafficking cases.

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January 22, 2015 Press Release
‘People in my district want to know why this problem isn’t solved yet,’ says Hurd

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Will Hurd (R-TX) will join other members of Congress on a tour of the southwest border this weekend, led by fellow Texan and Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, Congressman Mike McCaul.

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