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January 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) continued his fervent support for our nation’s seniors by helping pass out of the House the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act (H.R. 1230). Rep.

January 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) was presented today with the Waste Warrior Award by the White Coat Waste Project for his steadfast advocacy in Congress to end taxpayer-funded experiments and tests that harm animals.

This Congress, Rep. Hurd was an original cosponsor and strong proponent of several initiatives to end animal testing, including:

January 14, 2020 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

Over the past week, you may have seen news coverage of the death of Qassem Soleimani and escalating tensions between the United States and Iran. The events that have unfolded over the last few weeks have made it even clearer that the Iranian regime and its proxies are the responsible parties for the escalation of tensions between our two countries.

January 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), who spent nearly a decade as an undercover officer in the CIA and served in the Middle East, spoke on the House Floor today regarding the War Powers Resolution being put forward by House Democrats in response to the death of Qassem Soleimani.

January 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined his colleagues in passing several bipartisan bills yesterday to support the more than 30 million small businesses across our nation and help those who are transitioning from being incarcerated back into civilian life in becoming entrepreneurs.

Last night the House passed:

January 8, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) a former CIA officer, cybersecurity entrepreneur and IT Subcommittee Chair, proudly joined his colleagues today to pass several bills to increase broadband capabilities and ensure the United States continues leading the way in 5G.

January 8, 2020 Editorial

Originally published in the Washington Examiner on January 8, 2020.

December 31, 2019 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

The U.S. House has done its job: The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement has been passed and is on its way to the U.S. Senate. Those of us who live and work in South and West Texas know well that the United States and Mexico share a very special economic relationship. We count on cross-border commerce to serve as an economic engine across local communities.

December 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the bipartisan bill by U.S.

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In The News

November 12, 2019 In The News

 

It is often described as the most important victory in Texas A&M football history, though there was no championship trophy involved or even significant bragging rights.

October 23, 2019 In The News
MARGARET BRENNAN: We are bringing now into the conversation your friend Texas Republican Congressman Will Hurd. He joins us this morning from San Antonio. Good morning to you, Congressman. Let's- let's start on that point of discrepancy between the two of you. Congressman Himes said there is nothing being withheld from the minority.
October 23, 2019 In The News

A Democrat and a Republican on the House Intelligence Committee reiterated Sunday that Rudy Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer, should testify before Congress, days after he refused to comply with the House’s impeachment inquiry.

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October 23, 2019 In The News

Republican Congressman Will Hurd criticized the terms of President Donald Trump’s “peace deal” in northern Syria, saying it “looks more like terms of surrender.”

Hurd was appearing on Face the Nation Sunday, where CBS anchor Margaret Brennan asked if there was any way Congress could limit damage in the Syria conflict.

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October 21, 2019 In The News
Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) on Sunday criticized President Trump’s handling of the ongoing situation in Syria, saying the administration is “playing checkers” while others in the region are “playing chess.”
 
October 21, 2019 In The News

“I am a classically trained engineer,” says Rep. Will Hurd, a Texas Republican, “and I firmly believe in regression to the mean.”

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October 21, 2019 In The News

The cities of Del Rio and Ciudad Acuña reaffirmed their friendship Friday night at Amistad Dam, during the traditional “Abrazo” or embrace ceremony, held at the international boundary line.

October 20, 2019 In The News

Outgoing Texas Republican Congressman Will Hurd expressed concern about the White House-brokered temporary ceasefire in northern Syria, saying it resembles a surrender to the Turkish government and U.S. adversaries entangled in the country's protracted civil war.   

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October 18, 2019 In The News

The public is invited to a ceremony where U.S. Rep. Will Hurd will present a flag flown over the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., to Mayor Don McLaughlin, representing the city of Uvalde. The flag is being offered to be flown at the grave of John Nance Garner.

The ceremony will be held on Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Uvalde Cemetery, 1301 W. Main St.

October 3, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Will Hurd said leaders must address the immigration crisis at our southern borders and also called for more streamlined procedures to allow legal immigration during a lecture at Texas A&M University Wednesday night.

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