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Congressman Marc Veasey

Representing the 33rd District of Texas

March 2017

Labor Leaders and Blue Collar Caucus Meet to Chart Future Collaboration

WASHINGTON, DC –  Yesterday, the Congressional Blue Collar Caucus, co-chaired by Congressmen Marc Veasey (TX-33) and Brendan F. Boyle (PA-13), hosted a robust and productive inaugural listening session featuring national and international labor leaders: Terry O’Sullivan, President of the Laborers’ International Union of North America, Bob Martinez, President of International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, and James Boland, President of the International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers.

Congressman Veasey Works the Production Line at Rudolph Foods

Dallas, TX – On Friday, March 24, 2017, Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, will visit Rudolph Foods Company, where he will make their world-famous pork rinds as part of his March ‘Marc Means Business’ work day. During his shift, Veasey will work on the production line and attempt to box more than 60 bags of pork rinds in just one minute, work in the quality assurance lab, and work in the staging area to prepare Rudolph Foods products for nationwide distribution.

Veasey Calls on Speaker Ryan to Denounce Rep. Steve King’s Discriminatory Remarks

Washington, D.C.  – Chair of the Congressional Voting Rights Caucus, Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, led a letter along with the support of Representatives Michelle Lujan Grisham, Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Cedric Richmond, Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, and Judy Chu, Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus​, urging Speaker Ryan to denounce Representative Steve King’s appalling comments about the increasing diversity of the United States.

Veasey Statement on CBO Report Estimates 24 Million Americans Will Lose Health Care Coverage Under GOP Health Care Plan

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, released the following statement after the Congressional Budget Office reported that 14 million Americans would lose health care coverage in 2018 and 52 million people in the U.S. would be without insurance by 2026 if the House Republicans’ health care replacement is enacted: 

Veasey Statement on Republican Affordable Care Act Replacement

Washington, D.C.  - Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, released the following statement after House Republicans revealed their Affordable Care Act replacement plan, the American Healthcare Act:

“After years of claiming to be on the cusp of unveiling a better healthcare plan than the Affordable Care Act, House Republicans big healthcare reveal proves to be all smoke and mirrors.