March 13th, 2018
I released the following statement in response to the Administration’s senior personnel change announcement this morning:
March 6th, 2018
I released the following statement applauding the passage of a measure to enhance criminal penalties for websites that facilitate sex trafficking:
February 28th, 2018
On February 14, our nation watched in horror as a deranged and unstable former student of Stoneman Douglas High School killed 17 innocent people. Tragedies like these should never happen especially in schools.
January 31st, 2018
I released the following statement in response to President Trump’s State of the Union address:
January 22nd, 2018
I released the following statement in response to the passage of a continuing resolution to fund the government through February 16, 2018:
December 13th, 2017
U.S. Congressmen Ken Buck (R-CO), Walter B. Jones (R-NC) and I have diligently worked with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to urge them to offer Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) as a treatment option for our nation’...
December 7th, 2017
I released the following statement applauding the passage of the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act:
November 10th, 2017
I released the following statement after supporting a measure to amend the Securities Act of 1933 to exempt certain micro-offerings from the Act's registration requirements:
November 3rd, 2017
I released the following statement applauding the passage of a package to improve forest management to return resilience to overgrown, fire-prone forested lands:
October 26th, 2017
I released the following statement after testifying before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies during their hearing on the importance of Down syndrome...
March 9th, 2018
I released the following statement in response to the President's announcement on steel and aluminum tariffs: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act helped unleash the free enterprise system, reinvigorate our economy, and created...
March 1st, 2018
Officials from five states including Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas gathered at UT Southwestern Medical Center for a regional summit with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to address the...
February 15th, 2018
We, as a society, owe a tremendous debt to those of us who have heard the calling to devote their lives to their communities as Police Officers, Firefighters and other First Responders.
January 29th, 2018
This week I was delighted to spend time with North Texans across the 32nd Congressional District to learn how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has impacted their lives. It was amazing to hear the stories from small businesses,...
January 15th, 2018
I released the following statement in support of a measure to reauthorize the FISA program for six years:
December 11th, 2017
I released the following statement after sending a letter to Members of Leadership urging them to keep the income exclusion for graduate tuition waivers in the tax reform package:
November 20th, 2017
I released the following statement applauding the passage of the pro-growth tax reform package:
November 9th, 2017
I joined Co-Chairs of the Job Corps Caucus Congressman Lou Barletta and Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr., in addition to 118 Members of Congress in sending a letter to the Department of Labor requesting a reevaluation of...
October 31st, 2017
U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Rules, released the following statement applauding the passage of H.R. 469, the Sunshine for Regulations and Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of...