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May 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Will Hurd released the following statement regarding reports that former FBI Director James Comey kept a series of memos detailing allegations of the President’s attempts to influence the FBI’s investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn.

May 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives took a major step toward strengthening digital infrastructure by approving a bipartisan federal IT reform package. The Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act, introduced by U.S.

May 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Last night, the President signed the Modernizing Government Travel Act into law, demonstrating a major win for the sharing economy. Thanks to a bi-partisan effort led by Representatives Will Hurd (R-TX) and Seth Moulton (D-MA), federal employees can now use ridesharing services like Uber, Lyft and even bike-share for reimbursable work-related travel.

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May 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – In commemoration of National Police Week, the U.S. House of Representatives approved Senator John Cornyn’s and Representative Will Hurd’s American Law Enforcement Heroes Act, which will incentivize state and local governments to hire veterans as law enforcement officers.

May 15, 2017 Hurd on the Hill

As a conservative, I am always looking for ways to reform government spending and use tax dollars more efficiently. With a background in computer science and through my time as Chair of the House IT Subcommittee, I’ve been able to identify federal information technology (IT) as an area in desperate need of reform.

May 10, 2017 Press Release

While on a fact-finding mission to Ukraine learning about Russian active measures in Eastern Europe, Congressman Will Hurd who sits on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence issued the following statement regarding the recent firing of FBI Director James Comey:

May 4, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - U.S. Representative Will Hurd has released the following statement:

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May 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Yesterday evening, the Senate approved the Modernizing Government Travel Act, sending the 21st Century legislation to the President’s desk to be signed into law.

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May 2, 2017 Press Release

Del Rio, TX- Commercial flights in Del Rio are taking off again. Yesterday, U.S. Representative Will Hurd celebrated the return of commercial airline service to Del Rio International Airport by taking the first flight, on what will be weekly air service, from Del Rio to Dallas on Texas Sky Airline.

May 1, 2017 Hurd on the Hill

The privilege of representing the 23rd Congressional District of Texas is something I do not take lightly, and I work hard each day to ensure that my votes in Washington reflect the views and best interests of my constituents. I represent more than 800 miles of U.S.-Mexico border, more than any other Member of Congress.

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In The News

September 12, 2017 In The News

Even with funding for President Donald Trump's promised wall along the southern border looming as a flash point in December budget negotiations, Customs and Border Protection is moving ahead with designs for a technological and physical barrier.

September 12, 2017 In The News

To House Republicans who don’t like the funding deal President Donald Trump made with Democrats, Rep. Will Hurd has a message: Get yourself together, or quit complaining.

Otherwise, get used to the feeling of watching the Republican president brag about how much he’s getting done with Chuck and Nancy.

September 12, 2017 In The News

U.S. lawmakers are demanding answers from consumer credit reporting firm Equifax after the company publicly disclosed a data breach last week where the sensitive personal information, including social security numbers, of upwards of 143 million Americans was stolen.

September 12, 2017 In The News

Socorro High School sophomore Arturo Aguilar won top honors in a national writing contest and U.S. Rep. Will Hurd recently presented him with a trophy for the outstanding achievement.

September 11, 2017 In The News

Hurricane Harvey has left thousands of Texans in dyer situations. Many have been left without homes and are now looking for a way to rebuild. On Friday, President Donald Trump signed a more than $15 billion Hurricane Harvey relief bill into law. Congressman Will Hurd said billions more will be needed.

“Some early numbers suggest it's going to be north of $100 billion,” Hurd said.

September 11, 2017 In The News

Hurricane Harvey has left thousands of Texans in dyer situations. Many have been left without homes and are now looking for a way to rebuild. On Friday, President Donald Trump signed a more than $15 billion Hurricane Harvey relief bill into law. Congressman Will Hurd said billions more will be needed.

“Some early numbers suggest it's going to be north of $100 billion,” Hurd said.

September 10, 2017 In The News

Sixteen years ago, it was a beautiful enough morning that Pete Olson, a staffer in the U.S. Senate, chose to drive from suburban Virginia into work with his Jeep’s top down. Just as the future Sugar Land-based congressman passed the Pentagon, his wife called to tell him a plane had hit one of the World Trade Center buildings.  

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September 7, 2017 In The News

Ahora que el presidente Trump ha dejado la suerte de los ‘dreamers’ en manos del Congreso, representantes federales texanos afirman estar dispuestos a apoyar la legalización de estos jóvenes indocumentados.

September 6, 2017 In The News
More than 150 people chanted in protest outside the John H. Wood Federal Courthouse Tuesday afternoon following the Trump administration’s formal announcement to end DACA, a program that granted two-year, renewable work permits to more than 800,000 young undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children and protected them from deportation.
 

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