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Congressman Marc Veasey

Representing the 33rd District of Texas

Armed Services and Defense

Learn about my work in Congress to support our Armed Services and Defense Jobs.

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Jun 22, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey (D-TX), member of the House Armed Services Committee, joined House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA) and 21 other original co-sponsors, in introducing the Fostering Unity Against Russian Aggression Act of 2017.

Jun 21, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after cosponsoring H.R. 2732, the North Korea Travel Control Act, which would require the Treasury Department to issue regulations requiring a license for transactions related to travel to, from, and within North Korea by American citizens:

Apr 11, 2017 Page

Join me and representatives from all five U.S. service academies (U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, and U.S. Air Force Academy) for a FREE event to learn more about our nation's service academies, requirements for admission and the selection process.

For more information please contact my Dallas Office at 214-741-1387 or my Fort Worth Office at 817-920-9086.

 

Apr 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, a member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after President Trump ordered an airstrike of 59 Tomahawk missiles against an Assad regime operated military facility that previously launched a deadly chemical attack against Syrian civilians:

Feb 16, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon officer in charge of the F-35 Stealth fighter jet program confirmed Thursday that the chief executive of Boeing was listening in on the line when then-President-elect Donald Trump called him in January to discuss the program's costs.

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To Rep. Marc Veasey, D-Fort Worth, Hewson’s generous statement was a smart move.

“[Trump] has the sort of ego that needs to be fed, and I think that was probably enough to keep him satisfied for right now,” Veasey said.

Feb 10, 2017 In The News

Lockheed Martin’s deal to sell a new round of F-35s at a reduced cost to the Pentagon had little to do with President Donald Trump despite the commander in chief’s boasts to the...

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“Some people call it alternative facts, I call it just flat-out exaggeration,” said Rep. Marc Veasey, a Fort Worth Democrat who supports the F-35 program.