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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
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.
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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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.