Press Releases

July 25, 2018 Press Release


July 19, 2018 Press Release
Appropriations package addresses National Parks, Wildfires, Drug Trafficking and more

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) supported a Minibus Appropriations Bill for Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19) that includes several wins for the 23rd District of Texas, including:

July 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), who spent nearly a decade as an undercover officer in the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), was proud to support reauthorization of the intelligence community (IC) which includes the CIA and the fifteen other member agencies that perform intelligence activities to keep Americans safe.

June 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd voted with his colleagues in support of the Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19) Department of Defense Appropriations Act which funds the necessary resources for our armed forces to keep Americans safe, modernizes training and equipment, and gives our men and women in uniform their biggest pay raise in nine years.

June 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Last week, U.S. Representative Will Hurd met separately with El Salvador Ambassador to the U.S. Claudia Ivette Canjura de Centeno and Honduras Ambassador to the U.S. Marlon Tábora Muñoz to discuss the root causes of the current immigration crisis.

June 22, 2018 Press Release
‘The hard work of American farmers and ranchers is critical for our economy, our national security and our survival’

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Will Hurd voted to support the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, commonly known as the Farm Bill, which provides our nation’s farmers and ranchers with certainty and stability to continue feeding America. Among other benefits, the Farm Bill:

June 21, 2018 Press Release
‘A 4th century border security tool that takes private property away from hundreds of Texans’

WASHINGTON, DC – Prior to the House vote on the Border Security and Immigration Reform Act of 2018, U.S. Representative Will Hurd issued the following statement:

June 15, 2018 Press Release
'Congressman Hurd has been a champion on ensuring that the value of Mitchell Lake'

SAN ANTONIO, TX – This week, San Antonio’s Mitchell Lake Audubon Center, a 600-acre bird paradise on the Southside, was allocated $1.5 million from the Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) Fiscal Year 2018 Work Plan for a study that will initiate the restoration of the lake’s ecosystem and surrounding habitat. Rep.

June 13, 2018 Press Release
Streamlining info-sharing to keep our nation safe

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, S. 2397, the Senate companion to U.S. Representative Will Hurd’s DHS Data Framework Act, was unanimously approved by the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. In response to this great news, Hurd released the following statement:

June 12, 2018 Press Release
‘I will continue to do everything in my power to protect the health and safety of South and West Texans’

MARATHON, TX – Rep. Hurd is pleased to announce the North American Development Bank (NADB) and the Marathon Water Supply and Sewer Services Corporation have signed a US$1.55 million grant agreement to finance improvements to the town’s current sewer system. Funding for this project is through the U.S.