Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

Press Releases

September 4, 2019 Press Release

 

FORT WORTH, TX – Today, Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-TX12), Top Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, provided the following statement regarding the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) plans to move forward with a Rule of Particular Applicability (RPA) for the Texas High Speed Rail Project, slated to connect Dallas and Houston:

Issues:
July 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-TX), Top Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, announced that the Department of Transportation (DOT) has awarded $200 million to the Fort Worth Transportation Authority for TEXRail, and $8.775 million to the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) and Texas DOT for a series of projects involving seve

Issues:
July 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – House Appropriations Top Republican Kay Granger released the following statement after voting against the House Democrats partisan National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 220 to 197.

June 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Kay Granger (R-Texas), today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded an Airport Improvement Program (AIP) grant to Fort Worth Alliance Airport. The award, which is for $5.5 million, will go to support a taxiway extension project needed after Amazon announced that it will open a regional air hub at the airport.

Issues:
June 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON- DC- On Tuesday morning, Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) received the Global Leaders Network Award from the Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE). Representative Granger was recognized for her continued work and leadership in defeating global poverty and addressing the needs of women and girls. 

June 3, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – House Appropriations Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX) praised the passage of a much-needed disaster relief bill through the House of Representatives, which is now on its way to the President for signature.

April 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-TX), Top Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, issued the following statement today on the crisis at our southern border and assistance to Central American countries.

March 27, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today in Washington, top officials testified to their strong commitment for the Fort Worth Central City Flood Control Project. R.D. James, Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Civil Works, stated "I very strongly support the project.” James further added "It is a good project.”

March 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.--- Yesterday, Rep. Granger participated in the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) roundtable on bi-partisanship with Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY) and released the following statement.

March 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, the top Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, Rep. Kay Granger, issued the following statement on the conclusion of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report.

Pages