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April 13, 2018 Press Release

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 10, 2018 Hurd on the Hill

Folks in the 23rd District know well that West Texas energy fuels our economy. In fact, the Texas portion of the Permian Basin alone provides more than 444,000 jobs, contributes more than $60.2 billion to the Gross State Product of Texas and generates $113.6 billion in economic output for local communities.

April 9, 2018 Press Release

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

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

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

March 29, 2018 Press Release

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

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

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

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:

March 19, 2018 Hurd on the Hill

This week is deemed National Agriculture Week and we in the 23rd District of Texas are certainly grateful for the hard work of farmers and ranchers year-round. Folks in the agriculture industry toil around the clock to produce goods that we consume every day from the clothes on our backs to the food on our tables.


In The News

May 13, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON — The oil and gas industry’s love affair with President Donald Trump is in trouble.

May 9, 2018 In The News

The U.S. energy industry is hoping that a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement could enhance already booming trade in the continent and boost exports of natural gas.

May 7, 2018 In The News

The age gap in the federal IT workforce is growing wider as agencies fight to attract young technologists to government, according to the latest data from the Office of Personnel Management.

The government added more than 200 people to its IT workforce from September to December, expanding from 84,451 employees to 84,669.

May 7, 2018 In The News

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the words “Artificial Intelligence?” With season two of “Westworld” in full swing, many think of Dolores Abernathy and the fine line between a human- and robot-controlled amusement park. But whether we realize it or not, we’re interacting with AI every day, on both the enterprise and personal level.

May 4, 2018 In The News

The consensus among the federal IT world is that government is in desperate need of modernization, and that more money up front is essential to advancing that cause.

Yet despite general agreement passage of the Modernizing Government Technology Act was a win for federal IT, just nine projects were initially submitted for money from the central IT fund the law created.

May 2, 2018 In The News

SAN ANTONIO – May 2, 2018 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony and reception at its new San Antonio Cyber Center. Congressman Will Hurd, 23rd District of Texas, and state and local community leaders were special guests for the celebration.

May 2, 2018 In The News

(CNN) – In 2017, over 330 million visitors traveled to see the memorials and monuments across our great nation. Every American should be able to enjoy our treasured parks, but heavy traffic and aging infrastructure are taking a toll on America's system of 417 National Park Service sites.

April 30, 2018 In The News

Time to hit refresh button?

Re: "Road trip buddies still pitching bipartisanship — Parties wince, but O'Rourke, Hurd benefit from alliance," Thursday news story.

April 29, 2018 In The News

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April 28, 2018 In The News

In my junior year at University High School, I considered dropping my plans to attend college, even though I was ranked at the top of my class. As an undocumented immigrant — my family came here from Mexico when I was age 8 — I realized that even if I found a way to fund my tuition, I would not be permitted to work after graduation.