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San Antonio, TX – U.S. Representative Will Hurd announced today that he will address students and attendees of the Fifth Annual Alamo Regional Robotics Competition being held in San Antonio on Friday, March 13. The Alamo Regional event is the largest FIRST Regional event in the United States.
Washington, DC – The Department of Health and Human Services announced a grant award which will impact the 23rd Congressional District of Texas. Vida Y Salud-Health Systems, Inc., a community health center in Crystal City, will receive $2.3 million to continue providing primary, quality, comprehensive health care services to its patient population which is located in a rural and medi
We were all outraged when news broke last year that some VA facilities were failing to provide the healthcare that veterans had earned and deserved and that some veterans might have actually died due to mismanagement and unethical practices.
WILL HURD, FOR THE EXPRESS-NEWS : MARCH 4, 2015 : Updated: March 4, 2015 6:03pm
Washington, DC – In response to the scandal which shook up the Department of Veterans Affairs last year, two bills designed to continue to reform the VA passed the U.S. House of Representatives today. The Long-Term Care Veteran Choice Act will give veterans the ability to transfer to a non-VA medical foster home for long-term health care needs instead of staying in a VA facility.
Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd issued an invitation to high school students who reside in the 23rd Congressional District of Texas to enter the annual Artistic Discovery Contest. Every year, Congress holds an art competition to find talented students throughout the country.
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd of the 23rd Congressional District of Texas released the following statement regarding the passage of a one week funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security:
Washington, DC – On Wednesday, the Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture announced that Sutton County and six additional contiguous Texas counties are designated as primary natural disaster areas due to recent drought conditions. These additional counties include Crockett, Edwards, Kimble, Menard, Schleicher and Val Verde.
Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd was named by Committee on Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul to the“Task Force on Combatting Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel”, which will assess America’s efforts to keep terrorists from traveling to the U.S.
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President Donald Trump’s budget request is going to bring back a proposal for a centralized IT modernization fund housed in the Office of Management and Budget, Republican Rep. Will Hurd told FedScoop on Tuesday.
Beyond the uncertainty created by the failure to pass the American Health Care Act, which was supposed to be voted on last Friday, legislators from both sides of the aisle should focus on what Americans need and the cost of it, said U.S. Rep. Will Hurd (Texas’ 23rd Dist.) in an interview with the Del Rio News-Herald.
What is the future of federal IT modernization? It’s uncertain, but federal IT leaders say that critical details about a potential IT modernization fund need to be worked out in Congress, including how the fund would be repaid and what penalties would be assessed if agencies do not show a return on investment.
One of the tech-savviest congressmen is ready to reintroduce legislation to tackle one of the federal government’s greatest technology problems.
In sweltering heat, U.S. Rep. Will Hurd and the mayors of the border towns of Del Rio and Ciudad Acuña held hands — presumably sweaty ones — with residents from both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border on Saturday.
Advocating data center consolidation and optimization as a priority could be a tough sell to the Donald Trump administration, but the federal IT community has courted the White House by framing the issue within the narrative of the president’s soon-to-emerge cybersecurity executive order.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is making several recommendations for the Trump administration on cybersecurity, including soliciting private sector input for a new cybersecurity strategy and modernizing the government’s IT infrastructure.
"And there, my friends,” declared our guide, gesturing out at a sprawling mountain view, “is where we will soon see The Great Wall of Trump.”
It’s crunch time for Republicans in Congress on replacement legislation for the Affordable Care Act, which could come to a vote as early as Thursday and set the course for Donald Trump’s presidency — and possibly for the GOP itself.
Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, cautioned no one should jump to conclusions regarding the ongoing investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential elections.