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March 11, 2015 Press Release

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

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March 9, 2015 Hurd on the Hill: Local Columns

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. 

March 5, 2015 Editorial
WILL HURD, FOR THE EXPRESS-NEWS : MARCH 4, 2015 : Updated: March 4, 2015 6:03pm
March 2, 2015 Press Release

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.

March 2, 2015 Press Release

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.

February 27, 2015 Press Release

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:  

February 26, 2015 Press Release

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.

February 25, 2015 Press Release

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.

February 24, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - U.S. Representative Will Hurd of the 23rd Congressional District of Texas released the following statement regarding the President’s veto of the Keystone XL Pipeline: 

February 23, 2015 Press Release

San Antonio, TX – Congressman Will Hurd, the U.S. Representative for the 23rd Congressional District of Texas, today visited with students at Ronald Reagan High School and Lee High School in San Antonio. After speaking about his background in the CIA and the importance of cybersecurity, he answered questions about national security and other issues facing the nation.

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January 23, 2017 In The News

Congressman Will Hurd thinks Obama is collapsing.

“Here in Texas, for this year alone, the premiums on average have increased 34%,” Hurd told KTSA News.

January 23, 2017 In The News

Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) said early Monday that it would be a good idea for President Donald Trump to release his tax returns.

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January 23, 2017 In The News

Cybersecurity, email habits and personal privacy — discussions that have grown from a murmur to a roar on Capitol Hill in recent years — are having an effect on lawmakers, forcing them to tidy up their own digital habits.

January 20, 2017 In The News

 SAN ANTONIO - KSAT 12's Mark Austin sat down with Republicans Will Hurd and Lamar Smith as well as Democrats Joaquin Castro and Henry Cueller and asked them what they expect from Donald Trump's inauguration speech and his first 100 days in office. Here's what they had to say:

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January 17, 2017 In The News

SAN ANTONIO - U.S. Rep. Will Hurd has seen it all from South Texas and his congressional office in Washington D.C.

From cyberattacks, calling out the intelligence community and questions about Russia’s involvement in the presidential election -- they are just some of the major topics the congressman says need to be discussed.

January 17, 2017 In The News

With more and more indications that future wars will be fought largely in cyberspace, San Antonio Congressman Will Hurd is proposing the creation of a Cyber Security National Guard, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.

January 17, 2017 In The News

Russia's alleged hacking campaign during the 2016 election “will be considered the most successful covert action operation in the history of Mother Russia," Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) wrote in an op-ed Sunday.

January 17, 2017 In The News

Why can't Washington, D.C. or Austin be more like San Antonio? Especially on days like Monday when at least 100,000 people did more than just show up on a cloudy, sometimes drizzly morning. They marched nearly three miles to honor Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 16, 2017 In The News

SAN ANTONIO - Now that Washington Republicans have started bringing down the hammer on the Affordable Care Act, Democratic lawmakers are wondering what's next.

January 16, 2017 In The News

Hundreds of thousands of people spent the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday honoring the past and preparing to have their voices heard in the future.

Monday morning's MLK Jr. march marked the 30th anniversary of the event organized by the San Antonio MLK Jr. Commission, a volunteer organization.

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