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August 25, 2017 E-Newsletter

The summer is almost over and it has been a busy August. I attended a number of meetings and community events in the past few weeks, and have met with many of you who requested meetings with me.

 

Dear Friend,

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 18, 2017 E-Newsletter

Dear Friend,

One of the biggest problems in politics today is that we sometimes jump to conclusions without hearing out the other person.

I was recently asked about political violence in this country.  I responded that there has been political violence on both sides … because this is a fact.

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 Opinion

BY KAY GRANGER
Originally published in the Star-Telegram on Aug. 4, 2017

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.
August 4, 2017 E-Newsletter

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.

Dear Friend,

July 28, 2017 E-Newsletter

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.

Dear Friend,

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: 

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