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  • 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 Discusses the Latest from Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on June 21, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Budget & the Economy, Defense and Foreign Affairs, Education, Energy, Family Issues, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), H.R. 2740 and H. Res. 430: USMCA "Free trade is critical to America's Promise, Prosperity and Safety – it opens new markets for American-made goods and fuels our economic growth. The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) modernizes and rebalances our trade relationships with Mexico and Canada for the 21st century, and replaces the 25-year-old North Americ... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on May 17, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Government Reform, Defense and Foreign Affairs, Family Issues, Health Care

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding H.R. 5, the Equality Act; H.R. 987­, the Strengthening Health Care and Lowering Prescription Drug Costs Act; and the discharge petition to force a House vote on H.R. 336, the Strengthening America's Security in the Middle East Act: H.R. 5, the Equality Act "Once again, the House Democrat Majority is pushing its far-reaching radical agenda with a toxic bill that discriminates against women and threatens the religi... Read more

  • Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on April 5, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget & the Economy, Family Issues, Immigration

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statements regarding his support of the discharge petition for H.R. 962, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, his vote to support President Trump’s veto, his votes against H.R. 7, the Paycheck Fairness Act, and H.R. 1585, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act, and a progress report on the House Democrat Majority’s first quarter of the 116th Congress: Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act “Over the last ... Read more

  • Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    Posted in Press Releases on September 28, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes, Oversight and Government Reform, Budget & the Economy, Defense and Foreign Affairs, Education, Family Issues, Health Care, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement, Transportation and Infrastructure, Veterans

    U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statements regarding House passage of Tax Reform 2.0; H.R. 6157, the Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act; H.R. 302, the FAA Reauthorization Act; and H.Res. 1071: Tax Reform 2.0 “The Tax Reform 2.0 legislative package builds upon the successes of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act so that we can continue to deliver more jobs, bigger paychecks and fairer taxes to hardworking American fami... Read more

  • Protecting the Sanctity of Life
    Posted in Press Releases on January 19, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Family Issues

    The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 4712, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. Congressman Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding passage of the bill: "Today, the House took a bipartisan stand to protect the sanctity of life. The Born-Alive Survivors Protection Act protects babies who survive an attempted abortion. We are ensuring that these babies are transported and admitted to a hospital and immediately receive the same degree of life-saving care... Read more

  • Flores Votes to Reauthorize CHIP
    Posted in Press Releases on November 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Family Issues, Health Care

    The U.S. House of Representatives has passed H.R. 3922, the CHAMPIONING HEALTHY KIDS Act. Congressman Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statement regarding passage of the bill: “Today, the House acted to help Texas families by reauthorizing funding for Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and Community Health Centers. CHIP helps Texas families provide their children with the health care they need to flourish and grow. Community Health Centers play an important role in delivering... Read more

  • Protecting the Sanctity of Life
    Posted in Press Releases on October 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Family Issues

    Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. Congressman Bill Flores (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding passage of the bill: “America’s Declaration of Independence states that all persons are endowed by our Creator with certain unalienable rights, including life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. For too long, America’s outdated laws have failed to protect those rights for unborn children. Today, the House of Represent... 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

  • 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

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I wholeheartedly commend Dr. McKown for her commitment to higher education and serving Central Texas. We are grateful for the work she does on behalf of McLennan Community College and its students. Her leadership was influential as I worked to develop a thoughtful position on how to approach solutions for our Dreamer population. It is an honor to represent great leaders like Dr. McKown in Congress. I congratulate her on this significant milestone and wish her continued success.

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