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June 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), in recognition of his longtime service and admiration for our nation’s parks, is now a co-Chairman of the National Parks Caucus. This bipartisan caucus, chaired by Hurd along with U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (WI-03), works to ensure that our nation’s parks and historic sites are advocated for in Congress.

June 5, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) is sticking up for border communities by asking for federal reimbursement for expenses incurred by local governments assisting with the ongoing humanitarian crisis on our Southern border.

June 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –Today U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released a proposal to reform U.S. asylum laws and address the humanitarian crisis at the Southern border that is straining the resources of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and other federal agencies and overwhelming local communities.

May 31, 2019 Press Release

EAGLE PASS, TX –U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) is pleased to announce the North American Development Bank (NADBank) approved $3.07 million in loans and grants to support expanding the sanitary landfill in Maverick County, Texas. This project will benefit all 54,258 residents by providing additional capacity to continue managing the proper disposal of 150 tons of solid waste each day.

May 31, 2019 Press Release

DEL RIO, TX – Today, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) Laredo Field office announced that the Amistad Dam International Bridge will reopen and resume normal operation hours of 10am-6pm on Saturday, June 8, 2019 after a month-long closure.

May 22, 2019 Press Release

DEL RIO, TEXAS – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) and Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) continued their push to reopen the Amistad Dam Port of Entry in Del Rio by penning a letter to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Acting Commissioner John Sanders urging CBP to act quickly on this important matter.

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May 22, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, U.S.

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May 21, 2019 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

Access to medical care and affordable prescriptions is a real problem for many in the 23rd District of Texas. I hear story after story about seniors having trouble getting an appointment with their doctor and families having to make tough decisions to afford the medicine they need. My dad is 84 years old and has diabetes, this issue hits close to home for me.

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.

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In The News

January 17, 2019 In The News

U.S. Representative Will Hurd (R-San Antonio, 23rd District of Texas), was chosen to serve in the House Appropriations Committee, his office announced Wednesday.

January 15, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — Nearly two-dozen high profile Texas officeholders sent President Trump a letter Tuesday imploring him not to use Hurricane Harvey relief funds to build a border wall. 

January 14, 2019 In The News

At a time when a political battle over building a border wall has partially shutdown the federal government, a bipartisan group of congressmen from Texas have filed a bill that would strengthen U.S. energy sector ties to Mexico.

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.

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