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June 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) urged his colleagues to support $30 million in federal funding to reimburse local communities strained by the humanitarian crisis on our Southern border.

June 10, 2019 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

Our South and West Texas communities are bearing the brunt of the immigration crisis. When crisscrossing the 23rd District of Texas, I consistently hear that folks I represent are concerned about the influx of migrants and subsequent releases by the Customs and Border Protection.

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June 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), in recognition of his longtime service and admiration for our nation’s parks, is now a co-Chairman of the National Parks Caucus. This bipartisan caucus, chaired by Hurd along with U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (WI-03), works to ensure that our nation’s parks and historic sites are advocated for in Congress.

June 5, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) is sticking up for border communities by asking for federal reimbursement for expenses incurred by local governments assisting with the ongoing humanitarian crisis on our Southern border.

June 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –Today U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released a proposal to reform U.S. asylum laws and address the humanitarian crisis at the Southern border that is straining the resources of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and other federal agencies and overwhelming local communities.

May 31, 2019 Press Release

EAGLE PASS, TX –U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) is pleased to announce the North American Development Bank (NADBank) approved $3.07 million in loans and grants to support expanding the sanitary landfill in Maverick County, Texas. This project will benefit all 54,258 residents by providing additional capacity to continue managing the proper disposal of 150 tons of solid waste each day.

May 31, 2019 Press Release

DEL RIO, TX – Today, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) Laredo Field office announced that the Amistad Dam International Bridge will reopen and resume normal operation hours of 10am-6pm on Saturday, June 8, 2019 after a month-long closure.

May 22, 2019 Press Release

DEL RIO, TEXAS – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) and Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) continued their push to reopen the Amistad Dam Port of Entry in Del Rio by penning a letter to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Acting Commissioner John Sanders urging CBP to act quickly on this important matter.

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May 22, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, U.S.

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May 21, 2019 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

Access to medical care and affordable prescriptions is a real problem for many in the 23rd District of Texas. I hear story after story about seniors having trouble getting an appointment with their doctor and families having to make tough decisions to afford the medicine they need. My dad is 84 years old and has diabetes, this issue hits close to home for me.

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In The News

February 11, 2019 In The News

As your Representative, one of my top priorities is making sure Congress enacts policies that create economic opportunity and give every family a chance at the American dream. Education is an essential part of these efforts. Without a well-educated workforce the next generation will be unable to take full advantage of the opportunities available in the 21st century economy.

January 17, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — Along the 2,000-mile border with Mexico, which sprawls across four states and nine House districts, a single seat is held by a Republican: Representative Will Hurd of Texas.

January 17, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16 -- Rep. C.A. 'Dutch' Ruppersberger, D-Maryland, issued the following news release:

Congressmen C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD), Jim Himes (D-CT), Mike Conaway (R-TX) and Will Hurd (R-TX) today introduced bipartisan legislation that will toughen the United States' position against national security threats posed by technology competitors like China.

January 17, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas), Governor Greg Abbott, and Texas members of the U.S. House of Representatives today sent a letter to President Trump urging him not to use any federal funds already appropriated for Hurricane Harvey recovery for any other purpose.

January 17, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — About 800,000 federal employees are still going without pay as the government shutdown drags into a fourth week.

But members of Congress are still receiving their paychecks.

A reader asked us if that was the case through Curious Texas, an ongoing project from The Dallas Morning News that invites you to join our reporting process.

January 17, 2019 In The News

TYSONS, Va., Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Executive Mosaic, the leading executive media and events company in the government contracting market, today announced the recipients of the 2019 Wash100 awards.  The Wash100 recognizes the most influential and impactful executives of consequence at the intersection of government and industry.

January 17, 2019 In The News

U.S. Representative Will Hurd (R-San Antonio, 23rd District of Texas), was chosen to serve in the House Appropriations Committee, his office announced Wednesday.

January 15, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — Nearly two-dozen high profile Texas officeholders sent President Trump a letter Tuesday imploring him not to use Hurricane Harvey relief funds to build a border wall. 

January 14, 2019 In The News

At a time when a political battle over building a border wall has partially shutdown the federal government, a bipartisan group of congressmen from Texas have filed a bill that would strengthen U.S. energy sector ties to Mexico.

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