Congressman Culberson Bill Frees States From Obamacare


Last week, on the same week that the Administration celebrated the five-year anniversary of Obamacare, I introduced the Health Insurance Freedom Act (H.R. 1664), which would allow state insurance commissioners the option of offering insurance plans cancelled as a result of the failed health care law. Read more »

Be Careful What We Wish For, Hillary Troubled, But What's Behind Door #2?


The short answer is, we don't know. Hillary Clinton's newest scandal in the operation of her government position - a private email system. She tells us she turned over 50,000 important emails, out of how many? She claims she has turned over all relevant emails, but how do we know? Read more »

The Iran Nuclear Talks


Tomorrow is the deadline for the United States, Iran, and other nations to come to an agreement regarding the future of Iran’s nuclear activities. I have previously supported sanctions against Iran and I remain very concerned that an agreement would put the regime on a path to developing a nuclear weapon. We cannot let this happen. Earlier this month, I had the honor of attending Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s address to Congress. Read more »

Congressman Pete Sessions Discusses Healthcare Meetings


Last week I welcomed the National Physicians Council for Healthcare Policy to my office in Washington to discuss their legislative priorities. The National Physicians Council for Healthcare Policy is made up of physicians from North Texas and across the country who work with Members of Congress to voice their concerns about current onerous regulations such as ObamaCare. Read more »

Farenthold Introduces the Farmer Flexibility Act

An Act to Provide Relief to Local Farmers’ Who Have Been Adversely Affected by Extreme Weather Conditions


Last week, I introduced the Farmer Flexibility Act (‘FFA’). The FFA provides relief to grain sorghum, corn, and cotton farmers who have been adversely affected by extreme weather conditions this year in the South Texas area. The FFA would extend the current crop planting deadline to May 1st, 2015. Read more »

350 PRO-LIFE Advocates Attend PRAYER RALLY at 2140 Babcock in San Antonio, TX


A special Prayer Rally sponsored by STOP Planned Parenthood and STOP Abortion Coalitions was held in front of the 2140 Babcock Road proposed Planned Parenthood mega complex abortion clinic in San Antonio on Saturday, March 28, 2015. The proposed Planned Parenthood mega clinic will ‘kill’ an approximate 2800 unborn innocents per year. Read more »

Texas Lawmakers Consider Legislation Harmful to the Texas Economy

In a state considered by others around the country to be the Economic Shining City on a Hill, it is almost unimaginable that lawmakers would give serious consideration to proposals that threaten to undermine that vitality. But, that is exactly what is happening as they weigh whether to pass a ban on so-called "sanctuary cities.” Read more »

Service Academies Forum for North Texans

On April 11th I am joining my North Texas congressional colleagues as well as Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz in hosting the North Texas U.S. Service Academy Forum. The forum is an informational event for North Texas middle and high school students, and their parents, interested in learning more about the U.S. Service Academies. Read more »

Jordan Britten: More Information on College Student Found Dead on South Padre Island


The death of Jordan Britten, the college student who went missing during spring break on South Padre Island, is being called “suspicious” by local authorities. Britten was found by searchers about a block off of the road in a marshy area between Schlitterbahn and Chapel by the Sea. Authorities said the location was directly across the road from Dirty Al’s. Read more »

Futility & Feeding Tubes in Texas: Can We End the End-of-Life Impasse?

"Can twelve years of bad blood and bickering be set aside for even this most noble of causes?"


The question is, can twelve years of bad blood and bickering be set aside for even this most noble of causes? Read more »


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