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Aug 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Veasey (TX-33) today released the following statement on his recent appointment to the U.S. Helsinki Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe for the 116th Congress:

Jun 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2740, a crucial piece of a comprehensive appropriations package that will fund America’s defense and military operations for the 2020 Fiscal Year. Today’s package includes an amendment introduced by Congressman Veasey that guarantees an additional $9 million dollars to modernize and increase the effectiveness of the United States Army’s future helicopter fleet.

Feb 8, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey, a member of the House Armed Services Committee’s Tactical Air and Land Subcommittee, introduced H.R. 4980, the Preventing the Allocation of Resources for Absurd Defense Expenditures (PARADE) Act, a bill that would prevent allocating taxpayer dollars on any type of grand military parade requested by the President or the Department of Defense.

Feb 7, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, a member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement about President Trump’s reported request that the Department of Defense organize him a military parade: 

Nov 16, 2017 Press Release

Grand Prairie, TX – On Friday, November 17, 2017, Congressman Marc Veasey will roll up his sleeves to work on the production team at Airbus Helicopters Inc. in Grand Prairie, Texas. As part of Veasey’s continued focus to bring jobs to the DFW Metroplex, Veasey will work at the prominent manufacturing plant’s production line, conduct quality assurance, and participate in a flight test (weather permitting). Media is invited to attend.

Oct 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), Congressman Cedric L. Richmond (D-LA-02), and the Co-Chairs of the CBC Task Force on Foreign Affairs and National Security, Congressman Marc Veasey (D-TX-33) and Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-CA-37) issued the following joint statement in response to the recent attacks in Niger.