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May 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) signed a discharge petition that, if it receives 218 signatures, would force a vote on H.R. 336, the Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act of 2019.

May 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) worked to exponentially lower the blood pressure of South and West Texans by cosponsoring the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence (TRACED) Act.

May 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined a group of his House colleagues this week to introduce the Afghan Allies Protection Act (H.R. 2796).

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May 14, 2019 Press Release

MONAHANS, TX –U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) is proud to announce that the Roy Hurd Memorial Airport in Monahans, Texas received $3,400,000 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation to provide much-needed repairs to airport runways. Thrilled by the news, Rep. Hurd released the following statement:

May 7, 2019 Press Release

EAGLE PASS, TEXAS – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) to pen a letter to U.S. Customs and Border Protection Acting Commissioner John Sanders in support of the City of Eagle Pass’s request to expand hours of operation at their Port of Entry.

May 7, 2019 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

Sirens blaring loudly in the distance. Bright streaks of light in the sky. Deadly explosions seconds later. This is not a scene from a war movie. These are the sights and sounds in Israel today in 2019. On the weekend of May 4th, Hamas and other terrorist groups fired more than 600 rockets into Israel from the Gaza strip. Their aim is to kill innocent civilians and sow chaos.

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May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs (MilConVA) adopted their 2020 funding bill, which funds Department of Defense military and family housing construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs and other related agencies. U.S.

April 22, 2019 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

There’s no better time to go outside than Springtime. Here in the 23rd District of Texas, there’s also no better time to find your park, and you have eight incredible options to choose from across South and West Texas.

April 15, 2019 Press Release

COLLEGE STATION, TX – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) was recognized by the Texas A&M University Dwight College of Engineering as a recipient of the 2019 Outstanding Alumni Award. Hurd is a proud member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of ’99, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in computer science and minor in international studies.

April 12, 2019 Press Release

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $3.25 million to the City of San Antonio to address local needs to prevent, protect against, mitigate and respond to acts of terrorism.

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In The News

January 7, 2019 In The News

President Donald Trump shut down the government to get $5 billion in funding for his border wall, but the affect has been that migrants who are seeking asylum will get to stay in the United States longer, News radio 1200 WOAI reports.

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January 5, 2019 In The News

Efforts to codify and elevate the federal government’s top IT position were bolstered Jan. 4 as Reps. Will Hurd, R-Texas, and Robin Kelly, D-Ill., reintroduced legislation that would make the federal chief information officer a presidential appointee that reports directly to the director of the Office of Management and Budget.

January 4, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON – In the first showdown vote of the Democratic-led House over President Donald Trump's promised border wall, Texas Republican Will Hurd looks like a man caught in the middle.

January 4, 2019 In The News

A bipartisan duo of lawmakers on Friday reintroduced legislation that would elevate the post of the federal government’s chief information officer, as well as establish a new line for reporting about information technology across the administration.

January 4, 2019 In The News

Hurd says he wants to get federal employees back to work and solve immigration issues, including DACA.

January 4, 2019 In The News

Less than two months after the Senate failed to take up the Federal CIO Authorization Act, the bipartisan bill’s cosponsors reintroduced it to the House Friday.

January 4, 2019 In The News

The bill to elevate the authority of the federal CIO didn’t make it out of the 115th Congress, but that doesn’t mean its authors are giving up on it.

January 4, 2019 In The News

President Trump’s false statements and shifting position on the border wall have contradicted his own negotiators and frustrated Republicans he needs to fight battles for him on Capitol Hill.

January 4, 2019 In The News

Reps. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., and Will Hurd, R-Texas reintroduced today their Federal CIO Authorization Act, which is intended to elevate and reauthorize the role of the Federal CIO. A previous version of the legislation passed unanimously out of the House on Nov. 30, 2018.

January 4, 2019 In The News

Top lawmakers are gathering at the White House again Friday to try to find a way to end the partial government shutdown. This comes one day after Democrats, who now have a majority in the House of Representatives, passed a package to reopen parts of the government until September, and passed a measure to fund the Department of Homeland Security through Feb. 8.

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