Originally published in the San Antonio Express-News on June 16, 2019
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House Committee on Oversight and Reform advanced bipartisan legislation by U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) and Rep.
WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) urged his colleagues to support $30 million in federal funding to reimburse local communities strained by the humanitarian crisis on our Southern border.
Our South and West Texas communities are bearing the brunt of the immigration crisis. When crisscrossing the 23rd District of Texas, I consistently hear that folks I represent are concerned about the influx of migrants and subsequent releases by the Customs and Border Protection.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), in recognition of his longtime service and admiration for our nation’s parks, is now a co-Chairman of the National Parks Caucus. This bipartisan caucus, chaired by Hurd along with U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (WI-03), works to ensure that our nation’s parks and historic sites are advocated for in Congress.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) is sticking up for border communities by asking for federal reimbursement for expenses incurred by local governments assisting with the ongoing humanitarian crisis on our Southern border.
WASHINGTON, DC –Today U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) released a proposal to reform U.S. asylum laws and address the humanitarian crisis at the Southern border that is straining the resources of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and other federal agencies and overwhelming local communities.
EAGLE PASS, TX –U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) is pleased to announce the North American Development Bank (NADBank) approved $3.07 million in loans and grants to support expanding the sanitary landfill in Maverick County, Texas. This project will benefit all 54,258 residents by providing additional capacity to continue managing the proper disposal of 150 tons of solid waste each day.
DEL RIO, TX – Today, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) Laredo Field office announced that the Amistad Dam International Bridge will reopen and resume normal operation hours of 10am-6pm on Saturday, June 8, 2019 after a month-long closure.
DEL RIO, TEXAS – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) and Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) continued their push to reopen the Amistad Dam Port of Entry in Del Rio by penning a letter to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Acting Commissioner John Sanders urging CBP to act quickly on this important matter.
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