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  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on November 15, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding the House Democrats’ public impeachment hearings: "This week, House Democrats continued with their hyper-partisan impeachment process. After weeks of closed-door proceedings in the basement of the Capitol, Democrats moved this sham process into the public spotlight. As this circus takes over the House, Americans need to remember the following facts which contradict the Democrats’ false impeachment narrative. First... Read more

  • Bill Flores Announces 2019 TX-17 Congressional Veteran Commendation Recipients
    Posted in Press Releases on November 11, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) announced the recipients of the 2019 TX-17 Congressional Veteran Commendation, a unique award that recognizes local veterans for their outstanding service to our nation and community. "The service of our nation’s veterans should always be recognized, especially when that service continues above and beyond their military career,” Congressman Flores said. "The 17th Congressional District is fortunate to have so many veterans who are devoted to servi... Read more

  • Bill Flores Statement on Impeachment Inquiry Resolution
    Posted in Press Releases on October 31, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statement regarding H. Res. 660, the House Democrats’ sham impeachment inquiry resolution: "Speaker Pelosi and House Democrats have spent over a month deceiving the American public behind closed doors, hiding key facts, not sharing interview transcripts, as well as breaking long-established rules and precedents in an attempt to impeach the president. Now, after recognizing that the American people are turning against their Soviet-s... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on October 25, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding H. Res. 630, Condemning and Censuring Representative Adam Schiff; and H.R. 4617, the Stopping Harmful Interference in Elections for a Lasting Democracy (SHIELD) Act: Condemning and Censuring Representative Schiff "The sham impeachment process led by House Democrats is an affront to the American people. This secret hearing process breaks long-established rules and precedent while violating due process for the Admi... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on October 18, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Health Care

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding the Energy and Commerce Committee’s consideration of H.R. 3, the Lower Drug Costs Now Act; and the House Democrat’s impeachment process: H.R. 3 "There is no question that Americans are paying too much for prescription drugs. There are steps Congress can take to help our seniors and hardworking families, yet, Speaker Pelosi continues to ignore calls for a bipartisan solution to address rising costs. Instead, Speak... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on September 27, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Health Care, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement, Immigration

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding H.R. 2203, the Homeland Security Improvement Act; H.R. 3525, the U.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act; and the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee hearing on Speaker Pelosi’s prescription drug plan: H.R. 2203 and H.R. 3525 "This week, the House considered two partisan political messaging bills as House Democrats double down on their open border agenda. I did not support these bills as they fail ... Read more

  • Bill Flores Statement on Speaker Pelosi’s Impeachment Inquiry
    Posted in Press Releases on September 24, 2019 | Preview rr

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statement regarding Speaker Pelosi’s announcement of a formal impeachment inquiry: "Speaker Pelosi’s latest impeachment action is yet another step in the House Democrats’ obsession with taking down a lawfully elected president. They have been using every opportunity to find any justification possible to impeach the president since the day President Trump was elected. Their circus continued today by launching an impeachment inquiry ... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on September 20, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Health Care

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statements regarding Speaker Pelosi’s proposal on drug pricing; and H.R. 1423, the Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act. Congressman Flores also paid a special tribute to four exceptional residents of the 17th Congressional District on the House floor. Speaker Pelosi’s Proposal on Drug Pricing "This week, Speaker Pelosi unveiled her plan to ignore bipartisan solutions by forcing an inflexible, socialist, government-controlled ap... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on September 13, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Energy, Veterans

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statements regarding H.R. 1760, the Advanced Nuclear Fuel Availability Act; and three damaging energy bills (H.R. 205, H.R. 1941 and H.R. 1146). The Congressman also announced that his office is seeking nominations for the 2019 TX-17 Congressional Veteran Commendation. Advanced Nuclear Fuel Availability Act "American innovators are working on the next-generation of nuclear reactors to keep our country at the forefront of the world’... Read more

  • Bill Flores Announces Intent to Not Seek Re-election in 2020
    Posted in Press Releases on September 4, 2019 | Preview rr

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) announced today that he will not seek another term in Congress. Flores is currently serving his fifth term representing the 17th Congressional District of Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives and offered the following comments regarding his decision: "Serving my country as the Representative of the hardworking Texas families in the 17th Congressional District has been an honor and one of the greatest privileges of my life. When I originally announc... Read more

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