San Antonio, TX - Last month, U.S. Representative Will Hurd of the 23rd Congressional District of Texas toured Professional Contract Services, Inc. (PCSI) and Goodwill Industries of San Antonio at their facilities at Camp Bullis in San Antonio.
â€˜Cyber breaches at any level can put our national security at riskâ€™
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (R-TX) today introduced the State and Local Cyber Protection Act of 2015, which will give state and local governments access to federal resources when it comes to securing their digital information systems.
â€˜Giving Washington a blank check is completely recklessâ€™
Washington, D.C.—Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd voted against a bill to raise the debt ceiling by suspending the nation’s borrowing limit through March 2017. The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 also has negative implications for farmers, ranchers, hospitals, and oil producers in the 23rd Congressional District of Texas.
Complimentary websites and online training for the local business community
â€˜It is not only irresponsible, but just plain shamefulâ€™
Washington, DC—This week, Congress formally sent the bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to the President’s desk for his signature. The President responded by making good on his multiple threats to veto the funding bill, putting the security of our nation and the livelihoods of our military members in jeopardy.
Call for National Day of Giving and Volunteerism
Washington, DC—Today, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI-02) and Congressman Will Hurd (R-TX-23), Co-Chairs of the Congressional Future Caucus, announced the introduction of a bipartisan resolution to recognize #GivingTuesday, a global day of charitable giving and volunteerism.
â€˜This is great news for the farming and ranching families in my districtâ€™
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (R-TX) released the following statement regarding Sixth Court of Appeals’ ruling putting a nationwide stay on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule:
â€˜Lifting the oil export ban is long overdueâ€™
Washington, DC—Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd voted to support a bipartisan effort to lift the national ban on crude oil exports that has been in place for 40 years. The bill passed the House with a final vote of 261 – 159 and has been sent to the Senate.
Presidentâ€™s Veto Threat Jeopardizes National Security
Washington, DC— Final legislation providing authorization for the Department of Defense and our men and women in uniform has been sent to the President’s desk after a bipartisan vote in Congress. The bill provides critical guidance for our service members around the world, including millions of dollars for projects at Joint Base San Antonio. Highlights of the funding bill include:
Foreign Fighter Task Force Report Released
Washington, DC—The Foreign Fighter Task Force commissioned by House Committee on Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul, has released a final report on combating terrorists and foreign fighter travel.