Press Releases

November 30, 2018 Press Release
Bill empowers CIOs at federal agencies

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House unanimously passed the Federal CIO Authorization Act of 2018, introduced by House IT Subcommittee Chair Will Hurd (TX-23) and Ranking Member Robin Kelly (IL-02) to strengthen national cybersecurity by elevating and reauthorizing the role of the Federal Chief Information Officer (CIO), who oversees the security of our digital infrastructure across the f

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November 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Will Hurd (TX-23) today recognized #GivingTuesday as part of a global day for giving, volunteerism, and service to others.

November 20, 2018 Press Release
Funds will allow Fire Department to hire 15 new firefighters through SAFER Grant

COTULLA— Yesterday, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), and U.S. Representative Henry Cuellar (TX-28) visited the La Salle County Fire Rescue Department to announce a $1.6 million federal grant to increase staffing.

November 1, 2018 Press Release
Nation’s Largest Industrial Trade Association Says Rep. Hurd Champion of Manufacturing

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd received the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence. The award is based on his votes in the 115th Congress on issues that are critical to manufacturing in the United States.

October 30, 2018 Press Release
Urge USDA to assist with administrative & logistical costs

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) along with U.S. Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz sent a letter to U.S.

October 29, 2018 Press Release
‘Congressman Will Hurd has long been an advocate for the San Antonio River Authority and for projects in Texas’

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Today, the San Antonio River Authority (SARA) hosted U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) and House Energy and Water Development Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Michael K. Simpson (ID-02) at San Antonio’s Mission Reach Restoration Project on the fifth anniversary of construction completion. Chairman Simpson was recognized for his instrumental role in helping Rep.

October 26, 2018 Press Release
Funding to be used to initiate study of lake restoration

SAN ANTONIO, TX - Today, Congressmen Will Hurd (TX-23) Henry Cuellar (TX-28) attended an event at Mitchell Lake, where they were recognized by the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) for their efforts in helping secure $1.5 million in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) FY18 Work Plan to initiate a study on the restoration of the lake.

October 1, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined Reps. Raul Grijalva (AZ-03), Leonard Lance (NJ-07) and David McKinley (WV-01) to introduce a bipartisan bill to ensure the continued success of libraries and museums across the nation. The Museum and Library Services Act (H.R.

September 28, 2018 Press Release
“I am proud to make these tax cuts permanent so South and West Texans can continue to prosper”

WASHINGTON, DC – This week U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) voted to support Tax Reform 2.0, composed of three bills that help provide certainty for families, workers and small businesses across South and West Texas, including:

September 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House passed U.S. Representative Will Hurd’s bipartisan legislation to streamline bureaucratic inefficiencies that have impacted safety and fair compensation for our nation’s Border Patrol agents.

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