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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.


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.



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.

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

The issues of Border Security are important to our district and to my work in Congress.
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I have always been a strong supporter of cutting wasteful government spending and making sure that our precious taxpayer dollars are used wisely.

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National Security

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



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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.