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Mayra Flores confronts BPUB about rate increases

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Mayra Flores confronts BPUB about rate increases U.S. Rep. Mayra Flores is seeking answers from the Brownsville Public Utilities Board, related to recent increases in bills going out to Brownsville residents. Flores, a Republican, sent a letter to BPUB officials Tuesday, critical of the utility provider for not providing answers to her…

Rep. Flores Tours Port, Meets with Officials

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Rep. Flores tours port, meets with officials HARLINGEN — U.S. Rep. Mayra Flores toured the Port of Harlingen on Wednesday and also met with officials from the Port Isabel-San Benito Navigation District. Flores met with Port of Harlingen Commissioners Alan Johnson, Neil Haman, Bryan…

Congresswoman Flores Tours Apartments Slated for $16.5M Reconstruction

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Congresswoman Flores Tours Apartments Slated for $16.5M Reconstruction WESLACO, Texas, August 17, 2022--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Congresswoman Mayra Flores, R-TX, toured a more than 40-year-old Weslaco, Texas, apartment complex that will be torn down and reconstructed into a new $16.5 million affordable housing complex. Congresswoman…

PACT Act becomes law

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PACT Act becomes law WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Congresswoman Mayra Flores released the following statement after the ‘PACT Act’ was signed into law on August 10, 2022. Rep. Flores voted ‘Yes’ on passing the bill through Congress: “At a time when Washington can’t seem to agree on much, I’m proud to see political differences being put aside…

Rep. Flores announces $5M for Harlingen corridor project

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Rep. Flores announces $5M for Harlingen corridor project HARLINGEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — U.S. Rep. Mayra Flores, R-Los Indios, announced the U.S. Department of Transportation awarded the city of Harlingen a discretionary grant of $5,020,730. The news release said the grant will go towards the city’s Commerce Street Corridor. The…

Mayra Flores says she’s focused on issues, not attacks from media as Democratic Party 'abandoned' Hispanics

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Mayra Flores says she’s focused on issues, not attacks from media as Democratic Party 'abandoned' Hispanics DALLAS -- Rep. Mayra Flores, R-Texas, doesn’t care if high-profile liberals and their allies in the mainstream media attack her as polls continue to indicate Hispanic voters are turned off by the modern Democratic Party that…