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September 11, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives voted this week on three pieces of legislation regarding the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPA), also known as the Iran nuclear deal. The first expressed the need for all documents relating to the deal to be turned over to Congress for proper oversight.

September 8, 2015 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

My staff and I spent August traveling throughout the 23rd Congressional District of Texas meeting with constituents, business owners and elected officials while eating delicious frozen treats at several of our local Dairy Queens. We called it our DC to DQ tour and it was all about listening to you.

September 4, 2015 Press Release

Alpine, TX – U.S. Representative Will Hurd congratulated the University of Texas San Antonio for being named by the Department of Homeland Security as the Information Sharing and Analysis Organizations (ISAO) Standards Organization.

August 24, 2015 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

For almost four decades, there’s been a ban on exporting U.S. crude. While it’s not always the case, most decisions made almost 40 years ago by the federal government rarely still reflect the current political or economic realities of the world. That’s certainly the case with this ban.

August 14, 2015 Press Release

San Antonio, TX – Congressmen Will Hurd (R-TX) and Henry Cuellar (D-TX) today claimed success in their efforts to encourage Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker to accept a proposal from Mexico’s state-owned petroleum company, PEMEX, to swap light U.S.

August 13, 2015 Press Release

San Antonio, Texas – U.S. Representative Will Hurd of the 23rd Congressional District of Texas released the following statement in response to the vandalism perpetrated against a Jewish community in his district:

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August 10, 2015 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

I recently attended the premier information security conference in the world and I overheard a hacker say that cyber security or defending digital infrastructure is like trying to cure hunger -- it’s a prolonged struggle.  I come from an IT background, having studied Computer Science at Texas A&M University.

August 7, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Continuing his track record of being an effective representative for the people in the 23rd Congressional district of Texas, Congressman Will Hurd announced that a second bill he introduced has been signed into law by the President.

July 29, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (R-TX) today introduced the EINSTEIN Act of 2015, his fourth bill this Congress.  The bill would authorize the Department of Homeland Security to deploy the EINSTEIN 3A program, which is an advanced tool that the U.S.

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March 17, 2017 In The News
As two US government officials told CNN that a classified Justice Department report to Congress fails to confirm President Donald Trump's claim of wiretapping by former President Barack Obama, a Republican congressman had one suggestion for Trump: Apologize.
 
March 17, 2017 In The News

After spending two days in a car together, U.S. Reps. Will Hurd and Beto O'Rourke showed Friday their bipartisan road trip was not for nothing. 

March 17, 2017 In The News

A group of senators and representatives from Texas have offered bills in Congress that would help state and local governments more effectively plan how to respond to cyber attacks.

March 16, 2017 In The News

There is something to say about two people from different political backgrounds bonding over doughnuts, Whataburger and Johnny Cash.

 Because of inclement weather in Washington, D.C., Texas Congressmen Beto O’Rourke, D-El Paso, and Will Hurd, R-Helotes, decided to road trip it up to the Capitol.

March 16, 2017 In The News

El Paso’s two congressional representatives, Beto O’Rourke and Will Hurd, have given the nation something in short supply in our political system: hope.

March 16, 2017 In The News

 Lawmakers in Washington are focused on North Korea following the country's latest missile tests. Members of the House Intelligence Committee recently traveled to South Korea to examine the atmosphere firsthand. Rep.

March 16, 2017 In The News

Not even Donald Trump can build a wall as beautiful as what God has built here, says the GOP chairman for Presidio County, in the heart of the Big Bend, the vast, remote nook of West Texas.

March 16, 2017 In The News

The road to more bipartisanship in Congress might be paved with good intentions.

March 15, 2017 In The News

It began with a 5 a.m. planning session over coffee Tuesday morning in San Antonio’s Mi Tierra Cafe. It ended almost 36 hours later with a brisk walk up the steps of the U.S. Capitol with just 30 minutes to spare until votes Wednesday evening in the House of Representatives.

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