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  • Bill Flores Statement on Withdrawal of Paris Climate Agreement
    Posted in Press Releases on June 2, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Energy

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement: “I commend President Trump’s leadership and commitment to withdrawing the United States from the Paris climate agreement. This Obama-era agreement, which was executed without the required Constitutional ratification by the Senate, is a costly and ineffective approach to deal with climate change. This flawed agreement failed to recognize the s... Read more

  • Bill Flores Statement on Kabul Attack
    Posted in Press Releases on June 2, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and Foreign Affairs, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding the recent terror attack in Kabul, Afghanistan: “My thoughts and prayers are with the Afghan people and our allies in the wake of the latest terror attack in Kabul. This reprehensible attack on innocent civilians, as well as last week’s terror attack in Manchester, is a solemn reminder of the need to strengthen our military, protect our homeland and annihilate terrorism. Now more than ever, we must stand united wi... Read more

  • Honoring our Commitments to American Veterans
    Posted in Press Releases on May 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    This week the U.S. House of Representatives passed eight bills to help our veterans and reform the Veterans Administration (VA). Congressman Bill Flores issued the following statement regarding passage of the bills: “Our nation’s veterans have given so much to protect our freedoms and liberties. They deserve to know that their health care and benefits are in good hands. This week, the House passed several bills to help our veterans and put the VA on a path to permanent success. I remain committe... Read more

  • Protecting our Children
    Posted in Press Releases on May 25, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Family Issues, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement

    This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed several bills to protect our nation’s children. Congressman Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding passage of the bills: “Our children are most vulnerable to exploitation and should have the highest protection from the law. This week, the House passed eight bills to protect our children and bring to justice those who target and prey on their vulnerability. The bills we passed assist law enforcement in targeting child pre... Read more

  • Backing the Blue During National Police Week
    Posted in Press Releases on May 19, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Homeland Security and Law Enforcement

    This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed six bills to aid law enforcement. Congressman Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding passage of these bills: “Each day, our law enforcement officers put their lives on the line to protect each of us, our families and our communities. In recognition of National Police Week, the House passed several bills to help protect and aid law enforcement. We passed bills to improve the tools that law enforcement have at their dispos... Read more

  • Bill Flores Responds to Issues of the Week
    Posted in Press Releases on May 19, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Budget & the Economy, Defense and Foreign Affairs, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding some of the issues happening this week in Washington: On Appointment of Special Counsel: “I welcome the appointment of former-FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel and have confidence that he will lead a thorough and fair investigation. I also continue to have confidence in the ongoing House and Senate Intelligence Committees’ investigations. It is time to put anonymously sourced stories and unverified r... Read more

  • Repealing and Replacing Obamacare
    Posted in Press Releases on May 4, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    The U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act. Congressman Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding passage of the bill: “Obamacare’s failures continue to hurt access to and the affordability of health care for all Americans. This week, insurers in Virginia announced severe market contractions for their Obamacare exchanges, and the last remaining insurer in 94 of 99 Iowa counties announced that they are contemplating leaving the marketplace altogethe... Read more

  • Reps. Flores, Clarke, DelBene, Issa and Lieu form Reality Caucus
    Posted in Press Releases on May 3, 2017 | Preview rr

    U.S. Representatives Bill Flores (R-Texas), Yvette Clarke (D-N.Y.), Suzan DelBene (D-Wash.), Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) and Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) have formed and will serve as co-chairs of Congressional Caucus on Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality Technologies for the 115th Congress. The co-chairs released the following joint statement regarding formation of the caucus: “We are proud to announce the launch of the Congressional Caucus on Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality Technologies. As these te... Read more

  • Bill Flores Statement on FY2017 Omnibus Appropriations
    Posted in Press Releases on May 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Budget & the Economy, Defense and Foreign Affairs, Family Issues, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement, Veterans

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statement regarding passage of the Consolidated Appropriations Act for FY2017: “Today, the House passed an omnibus funding bill for the remainder of Fiscal Year 2017 (May 6-September 30). These appropriations prioritize funding for our nation’s military, defense and intelligence services, while holding the line on non-defense spending. This bill reinforces our commitment to rebuilding our military and to combating terrorism. It als... Read more

  • Bill Flores Statement on Offshore Exploration Executive Order
    Posted in Press Releases on April 28, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Energy

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s executive order to review options for offshore oil and gas drilling: “I commend President Trump’s commitment to maximizing America’s enormous offshore energy potential. It is encouraging to see that the president is opening doors of opportunity that the previous administration had closed. By expanding offshore energy production in a safe and environmentally friendly manner, we can grow our econom... Read more

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