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June 3, 2011 E-Newsletter

Dear Friend,

This week House Republicans sent an important message to the President and the Democrat-controlled Senate:  the House will not vote to increase the debt limit without significant spending cuts and budget reforms.  We cannot afford to do business the way they want to any more.

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May 20, 2011 E-Newsletter

Dear Friend,

Since coming to Congress I have worked on a prominent urban waterfront project called Trinity River Vision.  Recently, I have been asked questions about a funding issue regarding this project.  Please pass this on should you hear of anyone who needs clarification.

“The TRV Project has increased my water bill.”

May 6, 2011 E-Newsletter

Dear Friend,

Texas has experienced one of the worst wildfire seasons in recent history, with over 400 homes destroyed and 2.2 million acres burned.  As a state, we have one of the best disaster response teams in the country and our efforts have been effective.  However, even a state as organized as Texas has its limits.

April 22, 2011 E-Newsletter

Dear Friend,

I recently asked you what your number one legislative concern is.  The majority of you identified the national debt and federal spending as your primary concern, and rightly so.  Just this week we had alarming news on our debt outlook from the international credit agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P).

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April 15, 2011 E-Newsletter

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April 1, 2011 E-Newsletter

Dear Friend,

When President Obama addressed the nation on Monday evening, we all expected him to explain what exactly he is doing regarding Libya.  Unfortunately, his remarks did not answer the most fundamental questions about the situation in Libya – why he unilaterally decided to commit our military, the details of his strategy, and what exactly the end game is.   

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