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April 7, 2017 Press Release
Bill creates VA pilot program for non-traditional technology courses

Washington, DC – Yesterday, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Representative Will Hurd introduced the Veteran Employment Through Technology Education Courses (VET TEC) Act, which will establish a VA pilot program that expands access for veterans to non-traditional technology courses that are currently unavailable under their GI Bill.

April 7, 2017 Press Release
“We will no longer stand idly by”

San Antonio, TX – In response to last night’s strikes against an air base in Syria, U.S Representative Will Hurd issued the following statement:  

April 6, 2017 Press Release
'The American people deserve nothing less than the truth'

Washington, DC – In response to Chairman Devin Nunes’ announcement this morning, U.S. Representative Will Hurd, who sits on the House Intelligence Committee, issued the following statement:

April 6, 2017 Press Release
Congress protects Veterans Choice Program

Washington, DC – Following the Senate’s passage by unanimous consent last week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation that extends the Veterans Choice Program. Representative Will Hurd who supported the measure, released the following statement:

March 28, 2017 Press Release
40 math teachers from 16 school districts participated!

San Antonio, TX – During a three-day workshop this weekend in San Antonio, more than 40 middle and high school math teachers from 16 school districts between San Antonio and Socorro were taught how to incorporate coding and computer science lessons into their curriculums. This initiative was led by U.S.

March 24, 2017 Press Release
'We must get this right. The lives of Americans depend on it.'

Washington, DC – This afternoon, U.S. Representative Will Hurd released the following statement regarding the American Health Care Act (AHCA):

March 21, 2017 Press Release
'An expenditure this large with limited details deserves additional scrutiny'

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S.

March 19, 2017 Press Release
‘Insurance is not healthcare’

Washington, DC – In advance of Thursday’s vote overhauling the Affordable Care Act, U.S. Representative Will Hurd released the following statement:

March 10, 2017 Press Release
UTSA & Texas A&M to participate in National Cyber Preparedness partnership

Washington, DC – This week, the National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium Act was reintroduced in both the House and Senate.

March 9, 2017 Press Release
New bill incentivizes local police departments to hire vets

Washington, DC—To better help our nation’s veterans transition into meaningful civilian careers, this week U.S. Representative Will Hurd introduced H.R. 1428, the American Law Enforcement Heroes Act. The bill will incentivize state and local governments to hire American veterans as new law enforcement officers.