Congressman Ted Poe Meets with President of Georgia


As the new co-chairman of the Georgian Caucus, it was an honor and privilege to welcome President Margvelashvili and members of the Georgian Parliament to the U.S. Congress. Georgia is a strong and important ally of the United States, and our two nations could have an even stronger partnership if Georgia was admitted into NATO and the European Union. Read more »

September Unemployment Report


Today’s disappointing jobs report shows that the so-called recovery over the last six years continues to be hampered by President Obama's big government liberal policies. Real, sustainable economic growth can only be led by the free market, not by Washington. America's families and small businesses deserve better. Read more »

The GOP Foreign Policy Debate

Jeb Bush's big moment at the last debate came when he reminded Donald Trump that his brother kept America safe. This line received applause but what Bush, or for that matter, Rubio and others, have failed to do is explain why George Bush kept us safer. Read more »

Defending America is a Sacred Responsibility


National security is a top concern for many Americans. In today’s world, we are constantly reminded of the need to maintain a strong military in the hopes that we will never have to use it. Congress has a sacred responsibility to provide for our nation’s defense. We must never forget the sacrifices those who serve make to protect our freedom. Today I voted to ensure our men and women in uniform have the resources they need. Read more »

Pope Francis on Immigration


Pope Francis asked all Catholics to pray for those “who seek a home where they can live without fear” but went further by actually praising those who help refugees. Read more »

Justice Has Been Slow for Family of Slain Border Patrol Agent


The trial of the two men accused of murdering U.S. Border Patrol Brian Terry has been a long time coming. During the nearly five years since his murder, Terry’s family has been forced to endure unimaginable frustration, pain and other indignities from the federal government he swore an oath to serve and protect. Read more »

Planned Parenthood and their Failed Counter-Tactical #PINKOUT


On the day Planned Parenthood president, Cecile Richards, testified before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, September 29, a counter-tactical national #pinkout was initiated in desperation to help Richards in her struggle to hoist her flailing Planned Parenthood. Richards’s salary is about $600,000.00 a year not including traveling expenses. Read more »

Post-Conscience Washington

An Open letter to Washington


The House and Senate Rs really do need to figure out a way to run things. Lead. Take charge.

Break ALL of the funding bills into SMALL single-agency ones (the way it used to be done) and send them to the White House by the TRUCKLOADS. See if O' will withhold military pay--separately. See if he will shut down SS--separately. See if he will shut down the DoE, the DoJ, the EPA, or even a single agency--separately. Read more »

An Open Letter to the EPA

Throughout the anemic Obama “recovery,” one of the bright spots in the economy has been the oil and gas sector. At a time when many Americans were struggling with unemployment or underemployment, this industry has provided good paying jobs. In Texas, the oil and gas industry is responsible for nearly 2 million jobs and more than 20% of the state’s economy.

Another Terrorist Gets a Get Out of Jail Free Card


Another GTMO terrorist has been released back into the world by this administration. Abdul Shalabi, a bodyguard for Osama bin Laden, is now a free man thanks to our government. Read more »


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