BY KAY GRANGER
Originally published in the Star-Telegram on Aug. 4, 2017
Before heading home for the August work period, the House voted to fund national security priorities, including money for Department of Defense equipment, personnel, and infrastructure, nuclear defense, care for our veterans, and security in and around the U.S. Capitol.
Congress has until Sept. 30 to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program, which provides affordable protection for many family homes in North Texas. Reform efforts in the House would rein in spending and protect the long-term viability of the program.
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.
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:
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:
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:
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.”
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.