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May 17, 2019 E-Newsletter

Friends--

This past Wednesday evening, I received the Leadership in Public Service Award from the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI). 

This award recognizes those who have made a profound impact on the Hispanic community in the United States and globally.

May 10, 2019 E-Newsletter

Dear Friends—

I would like to talk to you about one of the biggest concerns on people’s minds here in Texas, and in Washington- our healthcare.

It impacts every single one of us, so it is important that we get it right.

Issues:
May 7, 2019 Article

Dallas, TX — On Saturday, May 4, 2019, Members of the Texas congressional delegation hosted a statewide Congressional Award ceremony and introduced a new initiative between Congress’ award program for youth and the Fort Worth Independent School District.

April 24, 2019 Article

Washington, DC (April 24, 2019) —Fort Worth Independent School District and The Congressional Award Foundation strengthened their commitment to student leaders by launching a new effort to grow tomorrow’s leaders, today.

Issues:

Issues

  • a wheat field

    Agriculture

    Whether you live in a rural area or downtown Fort Worth, our nation’s agriculture policy impacts many aspects of your daily life including food inspection and safety.
  • Transportation

    Transportation

    With a rapidly growing economy and population and Burlington Northern Santa Fe, American Airlines, and Tower 55 all residing in the district, it is especially important to Texas' 12th Congressional District that America has a transportation infrastructure system in place that is maintained, efficient and economical.

  • Veterans

    Veterans

    There are many veterans that live in our district and their issues are important to me and to my work in Congress.
  • Social Security

    Social Security

    In Social Security, we’ve made an important promise to America’s seniors that I am committed to uphold. We must protect and secure Social Security for generations to come.

  • tax form and coins

    Taxes

    Taxes affect all of us and ensuring that taxes remain low is an important part of my work in Congress.
  • Border Security and Immigration

    Border Security and Immigration

    The issues of Border Security are important to our district and to my work in Congress.
  • scissors cutting a credit card

    Budget

    I have always been a strong supporter of cutting wasteful government spending and making sure that our precious taxpayer dollars are used wisely.

  • Christening Ceremony of the USS Fort Worth

    National Security

    The issues of National Security are important to our district and to my work in Congress.
  • oil rig and sunset

    Energy and Environment

    From conventional resources like oil and natural gas to renewable resources like wind and solar, Texas’ energy sector is powering our homes, fueling our vehicles and driving our nation’s economy. I support an all-of-the-above approach that moves America towards energy independence.

  • Education

    Education

    Learn about initiatives and news items related to Education.
  • stethoscope on a clipboard

    Health Care

    Having raised my three children as a single mother and served as the primary care provider for my own mother, I understand how difficult it can be to afford the health care your family needs and how important it is that your family has access to affordable and hassle-free health care.

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