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  • Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on September 14, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes, Budget & the Economy, Defense and Foreign Affairs, Energy, Transportation and Infrastructure, Veterans

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding House passage of H.R. 5895, the Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act; S. 3021, the America's Water Infrastructure Act; and the introduction and committee passage of Tax Reform 2.0: Appropriations “The Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act provides the resources necessary to make Ame... Read more

  • Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on September 7, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget & the Economy, Energy

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding the August jobs report and the House passage of H.R. 4606, the Ensuring Small Scale LNG Certainty and Access Act: August Jobs Report "Another strong jobs report proves that our economy continues to strengthen thanks to our bold, pro-growth tax reform and regulatory reforms. This latest report shows wages increasing at a rate not seen in almost a decade, along with continued job growth and unemployment remaining n... Read more

  • Flores Seeks Nominations for 2018 TX-17 Congressional Veteran Commendation
    Posted in Press Releases on August 16, 2018 | Preview rr

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) is seeking nominations for the 2018 TX-17 Congressional Veteran Commendation, a special tribute to honor the military and community service of local veterans on Veterans Day. "Our congressional district is home to tens of thousands of veterans. In addition to serving our nation, many of these veterans also serve our local communities. Their selfless service is admirable and worthy of special recognition and distinction. Honoring deserving veterans with t... Read more

  • Flores Recaps Summer Town Hall Series
    Posted in Press Releases on August 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    Last week, U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) hosted two district-wide town hall events to discuss the work being done in Congress, answer constituent questions and to get feedback on various issues. “As with our previous town hall events, our summer series of town halls was very successful in reaching thousands of constituents from all across the 17th Congressional District. I was encouraged by the participation we had and greatly valued the feedback received. We believe that our town ha... Read more

  • Flores Statement on July Jobs Report
    Posted in Press Releases on August 3, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget & the Economy

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding the July jobs report released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: "The July jobs report shows steady employment growth as well as an increase in take home pay over the last year. The unemployment rate continues to drop, and we saw strong continued domestic economic growth from last week’s GDP numbers. These solid indicators show that our bold, pro-growth tax reform and regulatory reform are in fact working to ... Read more

  • Flores Statement on GDP Report and NDAA Passage
    Posted in Press Releases on July 27, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget & the Economy, Defense and Foreign Affairs

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statement regarding the Bureau of Economic Analysis report on Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the second quarter of 2018, and the House passage of H.R. 5515, the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019: 2nd Quarter GDP Report "Today’s report continues to prove that our bold, pro-growth tax reforms and regulatory reforms are fueling strong economic gains for America. It is fulfilling to experience GDP... Read more

  • Helping Families with Health Care Costs
    Posted in Press Releases on July 25, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes, Health Care

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding House passage of H.R. 184, the Protect Medical Innovation Act, H.R. 6199, the Restoring Access to Medication and Modernizing Health Savings Accounts Act, and H.R. 6311, the Increasing Access to Lower Premium Plans and Expanding Health Savings Accounts Act: “Today, the House passed two bills to enhance health savings accounts and help put hardworking American families in control of their health care decisions. The ... Read more

  • Flores Announces Summer Town Hall Events
    Posted in Press Releases on July 20, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) announced the details of his upcoming Summer Town Hall Events. On July 30th and 31st Congressman Flores will host district-wide town hall events to discuss the work being done in Congress, answer constituent questions and get feedback on various issues. These events will be conducted over the phone and a live video broadcast will be available on the Congressman’s website (Flores.house.gov/liveforum) and on his Facebook page. Each town hall event w... Read more

  • Supporting ICE
    Posted in Press Releases on July 18, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Homeland Security and Law Enforcement, Immigration

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding House passage of H. Res. 990, which supports the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE): “ICE was established in 2003 in response to the 9/11 attacks to, in part, keep our borders safe. Since then, ICE has been on the frontlines combating terrorism, investigating the flow of illegal narcotics, stopping human trafficking and dismantling child exploitation operations. Today, the House of Representat... Read more

  • Flores Statement on Russia
    Posted in Press Releases on July 16, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Defense and Foreign Affairs

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement: “I have personally reviewed the reports of our intelligence agencies' work regarding Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. I have also reviewed the report issued by the House Intelligence Committee on this subject. I trust the hard work of these groups, which have proven that Russia did in fact meddle in our 2016 elections. Even though the actions of the Russians did not affect the outcome of our election, there is n... Read more

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