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October 20, 2018 E-Newsletter

Dear Friends,
Every few years, Congress has to pass legislation to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the government agency responsible for everything from overseeing the safety of the national airspace to providing grants for critical infrastructure needs at airports.

October 12, 2018 E-Newsletter

Dear Friends,
Human trafficking has become a major problem in America, with adults and young people forced into prostitution and unpaid labor in our own backyard at an alarming rate.

October 10, 2018 E-Newsletter

Dear Friends, 
Nearly 3,000 Texans died of an opioid overdose in 2016. The opioid crisis is wreaking havoc on families and communities all across America. Hundreds of thousands of American lives have been cut short by prescription drug abuse. That is why I’ve made combating this crisis a top priority.

September 28, 2018 E-Newsletter
Dear Friends,
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which I was proud to vote for last year, has helped turbocharge our economy from the many years of slow growth that we saw under President Obama. 
September 14, 2018 E-Newsletter

Dear Friends,

As students start classes and a new school year begins, I wanted to take this opportunity to share a few thoughts on the new opportunities available to students and their parents this year.

September 7, 2018 E-Newsletter

Dear Friends-- I want to provide you with a brief update on some of the meetings and events that I had with constituents during the August district work period. Although you may have heard it referred to as “August recess,” the word “recess” is misleading.

May 18, 2018 E-Newsletter

Dear Friends, 

Last week, President Trump declared that the United States was withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) which was negotiated by the Obama Administration in 2015.

April 20, 2018 E-Newsletter

Dear Friends, 

This past week, the Fort Worth chapter of Sister Cities International visited me on Capitol Hill. While in Washington this week, the Board of Directors and Mary Palko, the organization’s Director Emerita and Mission Chair, attended briefings at the U.S. State Department and the Embassies of China, Germany, Italy, Indonesia, Japan, Mexico, Hungary, and France. 

March 9, 2018 E-Newsletter
Dear Friends,
After a short absence due to campaign finance laws, I’m pleased that I can write to you again. 
I like to use this e-newsletter to explain topics that I believe are important to you, but may not be adequately explained by the news media. 
One topic that has been in the news is the DACA program. 
December 7, 2017 E-Newsletter

An overwhelming majority of Americans support concealed carry reciprocity

Dear Friends,