Press Releases

May 20, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation yesterday which reauthorizes civilian research programs at the National Science Foundation, the National Institute for Standards and Technology and other civilian science agencies.

May 20, 2015 Press Release
‘I came to Washington to find solutions and fix problems,’ Hurd says

Washington, DC – Bipartisan legislation introduced by U.S.

May 18, 2015 Press Release

El Paso, Texas – U.S. Representative Will Hurd announced today that the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services/Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) recently awarded Project Vida over $440,000 to refurbish and reopen Clínica Guadalpana in far east El Paso County.

May 15, 2015 Press Release
‘Enhancing national security and helping Veterans find work is a win for everyone'

Washington, DC  - The U.S. House of Representatives passed bipartisan legislation today which provides for the nation’s defense and ensures our military has the proper tools to face the challenges of the 21st century. Included in the Fiscal Year 2016 Defense Authorization was an amendment by U.S.

May 15, 2015 Press Release
‘Proud to champion legislation for these courageous men and women’

* Rep. Hurd will be joined by border patrol agent representatives on a press conference call this afternoon. Please see information below.

May 12, 2015 Press Release
‘EPA rule another example of executive overreach,’ Hurd says

Washington, DC – The U.S.

May 12, 2015 Press Release
‘Lack of action by Washington bureaucrats is outrageous'

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd from the 23rd Congressional District of Texas today introduced bipartisan legislation that would solve a problem regarding a reliable pay system for Border Patrol Agents.

April 30, 2015 Press Release
Hurd Amendments to Stop BRAC and Improve VA IT Use Included in Legislation

Washington, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bipartisan appropriations bill today focused on meeting the needs of veterans, service members and their families. The legislation provides a six percent increase over last year’s funding, ensuring increased resources for military readiness and comprehensive care for our nation’s veterans.

April 23, 2015 Press Release
House Passes Cybersecurity Bill with Three Hurd Amendments

Washington, DC – Drawing upon expertise learned while in the CIA and building a small cybersecurity firm, U.S. Representative Will Hurd helped usher through legislation to combat cyberattacks. The U.S. House of Representatives advanced another bipartisan bill today with the passage of the H.R.

April 17, 2015 Press Release

San Antonio, TX – On the heels of supporting legislation to repeal the Death Tax in Congress, U.S. Representative Will Hurd met with farmers from Uvalde, Medina and Frio counties this morning. Several issues were brought up at the meeting, including the Death Tax repeal, navigable waters rules, the Endangered Species Act and branched broomrape control.