The enslavement of humans for the purpose of prostitution or forced labor is not something we think about as happening here in America, but the truth is that human trafficking affects every region of our country, including North Texas.
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.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Kay Granger on Wednesday joined her House colleagues in standing up for victims of human trafficking and providing law enforcement additional resources to better protect vulnerable women and children from exploitation and slavery.
The defense spending bill approved last week by House appropriators provides our military leaders the resources they need to restore readiness and begin the long-overdue process of modernizing our armed forces.
By Rep. Kay Granger
Originally published in Defense News on June 30, 2017.
WASHINGTON, DC – House Defense Appropriations Chairwoman Kay Granger (R-Texas) today delivered the following opening statement at the full House Appropriations Committee’s markup of the defense spending bill:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Kay Granger (R-Texas) today issued the following statement on the Trump administration’s decision to rescind the expanded definition of “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) under the Clean Water Act:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Kay Granger, R-Texas, joined her colleagues from the Bipartisan Taskforce for Combatting Anti-Semitism today in sending a letter to the European Parliament congratulating it for adopting a working definition of antiSemitism.
Since the start of this year, Congress has been working on repealing and replacing Obamacare. I wanted to provide some more information about what is happening in Washington on this effort.
It has been a tense week on Capitol Hill. The shocking shooting early Wednesday morning of five people at a park within a few miles of the Capitol was an ugly reminder of how overheated our nation’s political environment has become.