Priorities

Congressman Veasey believes it is important for the people of Texas’ 33rd congressional district to know his legislative record and where he stands on the issues.

As a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives, Congressman Veasey is committed to creating jobs, encouraging economic growth, improving public education, supporting the passage of comprehensive immigration reform, promoting health and wellness, and ensuring access to quality healthcare.

Many of the issues on which Congressman Veasey works are related to his committee assignments. With over 15 major military installations in Texas, defense, scientific research and development are key industries in the 33rd District.  Rep. Veasey serves on the House Armed Services Committee and on the Tactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee, which oversees the weapons systems tied to his district. He also sits on the Science, Space and Technology Committee where he serves on Subcommittees on both Science and Energy.  He is actively engaged in various congressional member organizations including the Congressional Army Aviation Caucus, the Congressional Black Caucus and the Congressional Small Business Information Technology Caucus.

This section of the website contains Congressman Veasey’s positions on some of the major issues facing Texas’ 33rd congressional district and our country such as job creation, consumer protection, education, energy and the environment, and national security.  Several of the issues listed below have sub-topics, which can be accessed by clicking on the main issue.