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June 26, 2015 Editorial
June 24, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd acted to protect energy consumers today by voting in favor of the Ratepayer Protection Act, which passed the House on a largely partisan vote. This bill will delay, pending a judicial review, the deadline power plants are facing to comply with new carbon dioxide emission rules proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

June 24, 2015 Editorial

June 23, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Legislation introduced by U.S. Representative Will Hurd passed the House today that will reduce the waste of taxpayer dollars in the Department of Homeland Security.

June 15, 2015 Hurd on the Hill

Let me ask you a question. Would you rather our best scientists spend their time in an office writing research grant proposals or in the laboratory finding a cure for cancer? This week in Congress we’re working on bipartisan legislation which promotes less of the former and more of the latter.

June 12, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives today voted to reauthorize Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), the procedure used by Congress for decades to require the executive branch to consider congressional objectives when negotiating trade agreements. 

June 11, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Legislation providing funding for the Department of Defense and our men and women in uniform passed the U.S. House of Representatives today. Included was language demonstrating Congressional support to fix an ongoing problem at Laughlin Air Force Base in Del Rio, Texas, represented by Congressman Will Hurd.

June 10, 2015 Press Release

San Antonio, TX – U.S Representative Will Hurd of the 23rd Congressional District of Texas released the following statement regarding the letter he submitted to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission(FERC)regarding the proposed Trans-Pecos Pipeline: 

June 1, 2015 Hurd on the Hill

Imagine $300 to $1,000 disappearing from your paycheck, despite the fact that you were working the same number of hours you normally do. Your dedication and work habits have not changed. The rigors of the job have remained the same. You’ve done nothing to merit the decrease and have little ability to fix it. Frustrating. For some families, possibly devastating.

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April 28, 2017 In The News

Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) is taking a second bite at the IT modernization apple. Hurd introduced the Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act April 28 with minor tweaks to assuage any concerns by the Congressional Budget Office.

April 28, 2017 In The News

Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) is taking a second bite at the IT modernization apple. Hurd introduced the Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act April 28 with minor tweaks to assuage any concerns by the Congressional Budget Office.

April 28, 2017 In The News

A bipartisan group of lawmakers will reintroduce major legislation on Friday to overhaul the federal government's aging computer systems, but with a significantly scaled back dollar figure to keep it from stalling like it did at the end of last year, according to the bill's sponsor.

April 28, 2017 In The News

House members said Friday they are ready to take another crack at winning passage of legislation to make it easier for agencies to use money they save on IT spending to modernize their systems.

April 28, 2017 In The News

Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, plans to introduce legislation today designed to help federal agencies update their aging technology—and this time, it has White House backing.

April 27, 2017 In The News

You could call me an adopted child of the border.

April 27, 2017 In The News

A long-delayed cybersecurity executive order due out from the Trump administration could be a launching pad for a major push to replace outdated government technology, the House Homeland Security Chairman said Thursday.

April 27, 2017 In The News

The dust rises with the softest touch. It clings to your clothes, sucking the moisture from your skin, making breathing an effort.

When the wind blows - and it is blowing hard today - the earth billows up and races across the desert, rare clouds under a thirsty sky.

April 26, 2017 In The News

President Donald Trump has "the resolve to deal with the North Korean issue, no matter how difficult it is," Rep. Will Hurd said Wednesday after a classified White House briefing on dictator Kim Jong Un's nuclear and missile activities.

April 26, 2017 In The News

Republican Rep. Will Hurd (TX) poured cold water all over Donald Trump’s border wall: “Building a wall from sea to shining sea is the most expensive and least effective way to do border security.”

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