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The Congressional App Challenge is open all high school students in the 17th Congressional District. It is a great way for students to showcase the code writing skills while at the same time promoting innovation and engagement in STEM education fields.

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Obama’s Liberal Wish List is “Dead on Arrival”
February 9, 2016
Today, Republican Study Committee Chairman Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following response to President Obama’s fiscal year (FY) 2017 budget pro... More
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Flores Statement on Supreme Court’s Stay of Clean Power Plan
February 9, 2016
U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court issuing a stay on the Obama administration... More
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Flores: Obama’s $10-A-Barrel Tax on Oil Will Be Dead on Arrival
February 4, 2016
U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding the Obama administration’s proposed $10-per-barrel tax on oil: “It ... More
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The Hill: RSC chairman: Passing budget will be 'tougher' this year
February 3, 2016
By Naomi Jagoda It may be difficult to get conservatives to vote for the House budget if the resolution follows the spending levels reached in last ye... More
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Flores: Obamacare Will Be Repealed Under Our Next President
February 2, 2016
Today, the House voted to override President Obama’s veto of H.R. 3762, the Restoring American’s Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015. Republ... More
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The Supreme Court has joined with Congress to halt implementation of the EPA’s backdoor rule to impose cap and trade through executive branch overreach. The court's stay protects hardworking American families from increased energy costs and the negative impacts it would have on our economy as the rule undergoes full judicial review.

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SCOTUS has followed the lead of Congress to halt implementation of the EPA’s backdoor rule to impose #CapAndTrade https://t.co/VTLNNhuyuu

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