WASHINGTON—Reps. Will Hurd (R-Texas) and Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) in consultation with the Bipartisan Policy Center today released the first of four white papers about a national artificial intelligence strategy. The congressmen have worked with BPC for almost a year to craft the pillars of a national AI strategy. The first white paper centers around artificial intelligence in the workplace.
WASHINGTON—Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) voted to pass the bipartisan Great American Outdoors Act, landmark legislation to protect public lands. Hurd, a co-chair of the Congressional National Parks Caucus, represents eight national parks and historic sites.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) joined his colleagues today in supporting the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021, which determines funding levels and priorities for our nation’s military and national defense programs.
SAN ANTONIO – Today, Reps. Will Hurd (R-Texas), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.), Anthony Brindisi (D-N.Y.) and Jared Golden (D-Maine), introduced the Defund Cities that Defund the Police Act.
WASHINGTON – Today, the House Appropriations Committee adopted legislation including an amendment, introduced by Reps.
Many of us are learning to adapt to our new normal during this pandemic, including Congress. Unfortunately, the appropriations process doesn’t get talked about nearly enough because it’s not an exciting topic, however, it’s one of the main reasons constituents put us in office. I flew into DC last week and since then have been heads down ensuring we are doing our best with your tax dollars.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) today announced the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Tribe in El Paso will receive a grant of more than $56,000 from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency responsible for AmeriCorps and other national service programs.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) today wrote U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary, David Bernhardt, requesting support for the restoration of Comanche Springs in West Texas.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) joined several colleagues today in calling for the Department of Defense Inspector General’s Office to conduct an independent investigation into Spc. Vanessa Guillen’s disappearance and murder.
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WASHINGTON (JTA) — Three black and two Jewish members of the U.S. House of Representatives from both parties launched a black-Jewish caucus.
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.
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.
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.
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WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Will Hurd (R- TX Dist. 23) spoke to KFOX14 Morning News anchor John Purvis Wednesday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (NEXSTAR) — The museums on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., include national museums dedicated to Native Americans and African Americans — now lawmakers are introducing a bill to build the National Museum of the American Latino.
New Jersey Democratic Senator Bob Menendez says the largest minority in America is not represented in Washington.
SAN ANTONIO — The Alamo City's popularity as a destination for large events with hundred of thousands of visitors is earning it some major bucks!
Last week, San Antonio was awarded a $3.25 million grant for Terrorism Preparedness Operations.
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