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February 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Today U.S. Representatives Will Hurd (TX-23) and Henry Cuellar (TX-28) announced an additional $26 million in federal reimbursements for the Mission Reach Project in San Antonio and the greater Bexar County area.

February 10, 2020 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

Over a quarter century ago, NAFTA was signed in my hometown of San Antonio and one of the key provisions was establishing the North American Development Bank (NADBank). NADBank’s mission was to push environmental policy in the U.S.—Mexico border region and enhance trade relations between our two countries.

February 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Today U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined his colleagues in passing a bipartisan bill to begin a pilot program for service dogs to assist veterans affected by post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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February 2, 2020 Press Release

SAN ANTONIO, TX – After learning of the decision to return a number of Americans traveling in China to Lackland Air Force Base and the potential risk of coronavirus, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released the following statement:

January 31, 2020 Press Release

EAGLE PASS, TX —This week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced grant funding through the Head Start education program for Native American tribes across the country, including the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas in Eagle Pass. Thrilled by the news, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released the following statement:

January 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC —Today, after attending the White House signing ceremony for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released the following statement:

January 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) showed his continued support for expanding Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education and our nation’s veterans by helping pass a bipartisan bill that promotes veteran participation in related curriculum and career fields.

January 27, 2020 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

This January marks a historic event—the 20th anniversary of the passage of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 (TVPA). This bipartisan law established a framework to combat human trafficking across the globe. Unfortunately, although this law made major strides to combat human trafficking, this form of modern-day slavery is still pervasive around the world.

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:

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In The News

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.

October 3, 2019 In The News
U.S. Rep Will Hurd, R-Helotes, bounded onto an Annenberg Presidential Conference Center stage Wednesday night, and the hundreds of attendees who filled the auditorium to near-capacity leapt to their feet and gave the former Texas A&M student body president a standing ovation.
 
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August 20, 2019 In The News

U.S. Congressman Will Hurd (R-23rd Dist. of Texas) was selected as the 2019 Mr. Amistad and Fiesta de Amistad grand marshal, the International Good Neighbor Council Del Rio Chapter announced.

IGNC Del Rio President Elsa Reyes announced the selection of Hurd as this year’s Mr. Amistad and Fiesta de Amistad grand marshal.

August 14, 2019 In The News

It feels like months ago. Except it's only been 10 days. Ten days since a 21-year-old white supremacist entered a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, and killed 22 people while injuring 26 others. Mothers, fathers, husbands, wives, aunts, uncles, children, friends.

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June 4, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Three black and two Jewish members of the U.S. House of Representatives from both parties launched a black-Jewish caucus.

May 13, 2019 In The News

Texas A&M University San Antonio broke ground on a new academic and administration building and announced a $1 million gift Monday at a celebration marking 10 years as a standalone university.

May 13, 2019 In The News

The Federal Aviation Administration has not passed a new safety regulation that legislators say would fortify supervision of the hot-air balloon industry and help avoid fatal crashes similar to a Texas crash that killed 16 people almost three years ago.

May 13, 2019 In The News

Sixteen people were killed in a 2016 balloon crash near Lockhart.

They died because the pilot, Alfred “Skip” Nichols, flew his commercial hot air balloon into high voltage power lines.

May 2, 2019 In The News

Washington, 1 may (EFE).- Un grupo bipartidista de congresistas de EE.UU.

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