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August 22, 2017 Press Release
“I wholeheartedly support the President’s decision to follow Defense Secretary James Mattis’ recommendation to increase troop levels in Afghanistan. This modest increase will allow us to provide better support to the Afghan security forces and ensure we continue to have a strong ally in the fight against terrorism. In addition, it is important that Pakistan is working with us to deny terrorists a safe haven.”
August 17, 2017 Press Release
"The recent events in Charlottesville are abhorrent and are not representative of the core values and morals of the United States. As a nation, we can have a civil debate over the differences in our beliefs, but we must condemn white supremacist groups like the KKK and neo-Nazis that promote bigotry, antisemitism, racism, and violence. Freedom and liberty are the foundations of this country, and therefore it is incumbent upon us as Americans to take a stand against such despicable acts of hatred." - Congresswoman Kay Granger, Co-Chair of the bipartisan Anti-Semitism Caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives.
August 7, 2017 Press Release
Human trafficking isn’t something we think of as being a major problem in America, but the truth is that no part of the country is immune, including our corner of North Texas. My latest opinion piece in Sunday's Star-Telegram talks about what Congress is doing to end human trafficking with tougher penalties for sex traffickers and increased support for victims, and how local Fort Worth leaders are responding to the challenge and helping protect our most vulnerable.
July 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Kay Granger (R-Texas) today applauded the passage of the $658 billion Defense Appropriations bill as a major step toward the rebuilding and modernization of the military. 

July 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-Texas), chairwoman of the House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, today delivered the following statement on the House floor in support of the Fiscal Year 2018 defense appropriations bill: 

July 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-Texas), chairwoman of the House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, on Tuesday issued the following statement on House passage of legislation to impose new sanctions on Russia, Iran, and North Korea:

July 21, 2017 Press Release

Fort Worth, Texas – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fl.) toured a flood-control project on Friday at the invitation of Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-Texas). 

Diaz-Balart, Chairman of the House Appropriations Transportation Subcommittee, issued the following statement after visiting the headquarters of the Trinity River Vision (TRV) project:

July 20, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-Texas) issued the following statement on Sen. John McCain:

“John McCain is one of the toughest men I know. He’s never been one to shy away from a fight and I don’t expect him to do so this time. My thoughts and prayers are with John and his family.” 

July 20, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-Texas) was honored yesterday at a Sunset Parade at the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Virginia.

Granger, who serves as chairwoman of the House Appropriations Defense Subcommittee, was recognized Tuesday evening at the traditional summer parade for her sustained commitment to America’s servicemen and women.  

July 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-Texas) today released the following statement after the House Appropriations Committee approved a balanced and responsible energy and water spending bill.

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