Press Releases

April 18, 2018 Press Release
‘We cannot avoid action any longer’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Reps. Will Hurd (R-TX), Pete Aguilar (D-CA), Jeff Denham (R-CA) and Lujan Grisham (D-NM) announced that their bipartisan “queen-of-the-hill” rule to allow a floor debate on four DACA solution measures now has the support of 50 Republicans and 190 Democrats for a total of 240 cosponsors, easily surpassing the 218 votes needed to pass the measure through the House.

April 17, 2018 Press Release
‘I look forward to continued collaboration between the United States and KRG as Iraq re-establishes its security and stability in a challenging region’

WASHINGTON, DC – On April 17, U.S.

April 13, 2018 Press Release
Program offers grants for low-income students

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) introduced bipartisan legislation to reauthorize Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP), a competitive grant program administered by the U.S.

April 9, 2018 Press Release
‘We must continue to show support for and not take for granted the institutions that bind the transatlantic alliance’

WASHINGTON, DC – On April 5 and 6, U.S. Representative Will Hurd visited Brussels, Belgium for meetings with European Union (EU) and NATO officials.

April 9, 2018 Press Release
‘I look forward to continued collaboration with Moldova in the pursuit of shared interests in Europe’

CHISINAU, MOLDOVA – On April 4, U.S. Representative Will Hurd visited Chisinau, Moldova for meetings with Moldovan Speaker of Parliament Andrian Candu, Foreign Minister Tudor Ulianovschi, and Democratic Party leader Vlad Plahotniuc.

April 5, 2018 Press Release
‘We must continue to show our allies that the U.S. has their backs’

TBILISI, GEORGIA – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Will Hurd met with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili.

March 29, 2018 Press Release
'We are grateful for Congressman Hurd’s support and continued advocacy for community health centers across Texas'

PRESIDIO COUNTY, TX – This week, the Health Resources & Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that Presidio County Health Services, Inc. has been awarded $334,618 in grant funding for the construction of new access sites and to expand the practice to include pharmacy, dental and mental health services. U.S.

March 23, 2018 Press Release
‘I will continue to make government more innovative, secure and cost-effective for Americans’

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd received the 2018 Government Eagle Award at last night’s Federal 100 award ceremony, which celebrates outstanding individual achievements in federal IT and is hosted by FCW.

March 22, 2018 Press Release
This funding comes on the heels of an additional $10 million provided in last year’s Omnibus Appropriations bill which passed through Congress in May

WASHINGTON, DC -- Today, Representatives Will Hurd (TX-23), Henry Cuellar (TX-28) and the San Antonio Delegation announced an additional $15 million in federal reimbursement for the San Antonio/Bexar County Mission Reach Project in the Fiscal Year 2018 Omnibus Appropriations Bill. This bill was approved by the House of Representatives and is moving on to a vote in the Senate.

March 20, 2018 Press Release
'Small businesses are the backbone of our local communities'

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd was proud to receive the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Spirit of Enterprise Award in recognition of his tireless support for the business community. He released the following statement: