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Jun 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, released the following statement after Senate Republicans finally unveiled the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, a bill aimed at replacing the Affordable Care Act:

May 12, 2017 In The News


State lawmakers may soon change how many Texans vote. For many people, heading to the polls required one choice — picking either Republican or Democrat straight-ticket voting,...

Healthy life

This month, U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey, D-Fort Worth, is among those pledging to encourage Texans — and all Americans — to have a healthier lifestyle.

Earlier this month, he introduced a resolution to designate May the “Health and Fitness Month.”

“Healthy living is attainable for all Americans,” Veasey said.

May 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, May 1, Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, re-committed his pledge to empower all Americans to adopt a healthier lifestyle. By introducing a resolution to commemorate the month of May as “Health and Fitness Month,” Veasey invites the nation to make healthy habits a priority.

Apr 19, 2017 Page

Gear Up for My May Health Events!

Every year, I recognize the month of May as “May is Health and Fitness Month” in an effort to encourage healthy, active lifestyle choices. This year, I have scheduled FREE family friendly fitness events in the 33rd Congressional District and in Washington, D.C. to get you and your family moving!

Saturday, May 13, 2017

10:00 a.m. – Noon
Healthy Habits Demo Day
Dallas Community College
El Centro West Campus
Dallas, Texas 75212

Feb 16, 2017 In The News

The Alzheimer’s Association North Central Texas Chapter is hosting its annual African American Seminar on Saturday Feb. 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tarrant County College South Campus Student Center with an appearance from U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey and Commissioner Roy Brooks.

Nov 17, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday we must remember the many Americans who live with limited access to affordable and nutritious food.  That is why Congressman Marc Veasey introduced H.R. 6343, the Farmers Markets for Food Deserts Act, to ensure that families living in food deserts have reliable access to fresh and nutritious foods year-round.