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August 23, 2018 Press Release
Granger meets with Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark Esper to Tour Trinity River Vision Project
FORT WORTH, TX – Secretary of the Army, Dr. Mark T. Esper, toured the Fort Worth Trinity River Vision Project on Thursday afternoon. Accompanied by Congresswoman Kay Granger, Secretary Esper visited the offices of the Trinity River Vision Authority where he was able to tour the Education Center and receive a briefing on the history of the devastating flooding Fort Worth has experienced and progress of the project. Afterwards, he got a first-hand look at all the construction underway on this critical flood protection project. "It was extremely important to have Secretary Esper visit Fort Worth to tour the Trinity River Vision Project," said Rep. Granger. "I have advocated and supported this critical flood control project for years and would encourage any Washington D.C. leadership to come see the exciting progress happening in Fort Worth."
July 27, 2018 Press Release
$180 Million in Infrastructure Grants Will Fund Two Major Taxiway Complexes at DFW

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Today, Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) took part in a federal aviation grant announcement at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, along with U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, U.S. Senator John Cornyn, Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, and others.

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July 6, 2018 Press Release

Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) took part in a Congressional diplomatic delegation that met with Russian government officials this week in Russia. Congresswoman Granger issued the following statement after the meetings:

“I was honored to take part in the Congressional delegation led by Senator Richard Shelby and joined by U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman. 

June 29, 2018 Press Release

Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12), the Chairwoman of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives voted 359-49 yesterday in support of her bill, Department of Defense Appropriations Act (H.R. 6157):

June 27, 2018 Press Release

Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12), the Chairwoman of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives in support of her bill, H.R. 6157 – Department of Defense Appropriations Act: 

Mr. Chairman, I yield myself such time as I may consume.

June 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) released the following statement regarding family separations at the United States/Mexico border:

June 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) released the following statement regarding family separations at the United States/Mexico border:

“People in my District are very concerned about this issue. There needs to be a better way to secure our borders. These children did not make the choice to cross the border and shouldn’t be punished for it. 

June 7, 2018 Press Release

Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives this afternoon in support of H.R. 3, President Trump’s $15 billion rescissions package:

Mr. Speaker, I rise today in strong support of H.R. 3, The Spending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act.  

May 15, 2018 Press Release

Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12), the Chairwoman of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, issued the following statement applauding the opening of the United States Embassy in Jerusalem:

May 9, 2018 Press Release

Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12), the Chairwoman of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, issued the following statement on President Trump’s historic $15 billion rescissions package:

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