Congresswoman Kay Granger released the following statement regarding the mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub:
(Washington, DC) – Today, U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa, Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa, Rep. Kay Granger (R-TX), Chairwoman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs, and Rep.
WASHINGTON— The co-chairs of the House of Representatives Bipartisan Taskforce for Combating Anti-Semitism issued the following statement on Holocaust Remembrance Day, or Yom HaShoah:
38% Increase in Anti-Israel Programs & 21% increase in BDS Movements in ‘14-‘15 Require Attention to Prevent Anti-Semitic Harassment and Intimidation
WASHINGTON – 394 members of the U.S. House of Representatives signed a letter urging President Obama to veto possible upcoming one-sided initiatives in the United Nations concerning the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers, along with State and Foreign Operations Subcommittee Chairwoman Kay Granger and Labor, Health and Human Services Subcommittee Chairman Tom Cole responded today to the Administration’s announcement that federal agencies will use existing funding for efforts to address the Zika epidemic.
SAN DIEGO – Congresswoman Kay Granger (Rep) for Texas’ 12th congressional district, along with three congressional delegation staff members toured the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) and met with Sailors from the Texas area March 30.
Congresswoman Kay Granger made the following statement in response to the attacks in Brussels:
The terrorist attacks on the Brussels airport and metro are a reminder that we must remain vigilant against the radicals supported by the Islamic State, who have declared war on innocent people in Europe and around the world.
Congresswoman Kay Granger has announced the winners of the 2016 Congressional Art Competition, an annual high school art competition coordinated by Members of Congress and funded through the support of community businesses and individuals. This year’s competition featured 134 entrants from twelve different schools in the 12th District of Texas.
The Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs will come to order.
I would like to welcome Secretary Lew to discuss the Fiscal Year 2017 budget request for the Treasury Department’s International Affairs Programs.