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  • Bill Flores Discusses Issues Congress Must Address
    Posted in Press Releases on August 29, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Health Care, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement, Immigration, Transportation and Infrastructure

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements discussing important issues the Democrat-led House has not addressed in the 116th Congress: "Throughout the 115th Congress (2017-2018), the Republican-led House passed and enacted critical legislation that grew our economy, spurred job creation, right-sized our federal government, improved our national security and created more opportunity for hardworking American families. That Congress generated over 400 bills which were... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses Legislative Initiatives, Part II
    Posted in Press Releases on August 23, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget & the Economy, Energy

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements discussing additional legislative initiatives introduced in the 116th Congress: "Hardworking Texans in District 17 have made it abundantly clear to me that they are tired of the hyper-partisan politics and political gamesmanship that has engulfed the Democrat-led House. Continued divisive and political show votes and harassment of President Trump and his administration is getting us nowhere. Instead, Congress should be add... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses Recent District Meetings and Events
    Posted in Press Releases on August 16, 2019 | Preview rr

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statements discussing meetings and events from the first part of the August District Work Period: "The August District Work Period provides members of Congress the opportunity to spend an extended period of time with constituents, away from Washington D.C. So far during this period, I have made use of this time by meeting with constituents, touring facilities and attending public events throughout the 17th Congressional District. W... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses Recent Tragedies and Legislative Initiatives
    Posted in Press Releases on August 9, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Education, Family Issues, Health Care

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding the recent tragedies in El Paso and Dayton and his recent health care related legislative initiatives: Tragedies in El Paso and Dayton "Our hearts ache for the pain experienced by the people and the communities of El Paso and Dayton. As a nation, we mourn and pray for those who have been killed and injured. We are also grateful for the quick response of local law enforcement, first responders and volunteers whose... Read more

  • Bill Flores Recaps Summer Town Hall Series Events
    Posted in Press Releases on August 1, 2019 | Preview rr

    On July 16th and 31st, U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) hosted his Summer Town Hall Series Events to discuss the latest activities in Congress, answer constituent questions and solicit feedback on important issues. "Our Summer Town Hall Series Events once again turned out to be very successful in reaching thousands of constituents from all corners of the 17th District. We had great participation and the breadth and depth of the discussions were insightful and informative," Congressman F... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on July 26, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Budget & the Economy, Immigration

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding H.R. 3375, the Stopping Bad Robocalls Act; H.R. 3877, the Bipartisan Budget Act; H.R. 397, the Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act; former special counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony before House committees; a Democrat bill related to the border; and rescheduling one of his Summer Town Hall Series Events: Stopping Bad Robocalls Act "Americans everywhere are frustrated with the onslaught of harassing robo... Read more

  • Flores Reschedules Summer Town Hall Series Event for Southern Counties
    Posted in Press Releases on July 24, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) announced that the Summer Town Hall Series Event for the Southern counties originally scheduled for today, July 24th, has been rescheduled to Wednesday, July 31st. The town hall event is being rescheduled due to votes on the House floor conflicting with the originally scheduled start time. The regions targeted for this rescheduled town hall event include Bastrop, Brazos, Burleson, Lee and Travis counties. During the town hall events, the Congressm... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on July 19, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes, Oversight and Government Reform, Energy, Health Care

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding bills coming out of the House Energy and Commerce Committee; H.R. 748, the Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act; H.R. 582, the Raise the Wage Act; the continued harassment of President Trump and his administration; and his first Summer Town Hall Series event: "The news coming out of Washington this week was mixed. While we did see the beginnings of some bipartisan cooperation and activity, there were also ... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on July 12, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and Foreign Affairs, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement, Immigration

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding H.R. 1044, the Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act; and H.R. 2500, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA): Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act "In a rare occurrence this year, the House passed a significant bipartisan bill – the Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act. I voted for this important bill because it allows highly-skilled immigrants to stay and work in the U.S. Our successful and grow... Read more

  • Bill Flores Announces Summer Town Hall Events
    Posted in Press Releases on July 10, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) announced the details of his upcoming Summer Town Hall Events. On July 16th and 24th Congressman Flores will host 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 along with an available live video broadcast on the Congressman’s website (Flores.house.gov/liveforum) and on his Facebook page. Each town hall event will target a d... Read more

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It is an honor to travel with President Trump to Texas to tour one of TX-17’s manufacturing facilities – Apple’s Flextronics International.

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