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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,

November 24, 2017 E-Newsletter

November 24, 2017

During this season for giving thanks, I wanted to take a moment to express my gratitude for our great nation and those who serve. We have so much to be thankful for in this country.

November 17, 2017 E-Newsletter
For the first time in years, a typical middle-income family will see significant tax relief.
November 9, 2017 E-Newsletter

Tomorrow is Veterans Day – a time for us to honor all who have served our nation in uniform.

November 10, 2017

Dear Friends,

Tomorrow is Veterans Day – a time for us to honor all who have served our nation in uniform.

November 3, 2017 E-Newsletter

This week, the House voted to fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program.

November 3, 2017

Dear Friends,

This week, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to fully fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), an important safety net program that provides healthcare to lower-income children.