Press Releases

Feb 14, 2019 Press Release

President Trump's declaration of a National Emergency is not only a complete waste of taxpayer money, but it's also dead on arrival," said Congressman Veasey. "The Supreme Court will not uphold it, and Democrats will push back on this complete abuse of power as we continue to fight for our border cities and immigrant communities."


Feb 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, U.S. Congressmen Veasey (TX-33), Peters (CA-52), , McKinley (WV-01), Schweikert (AZ-6) and Congresswoman Bustos (IL-17) introduced H.R.

Feb 12, 2019 Press Release

"Congressman Walter Jones will be greatly missed. Walter was a man of integrity who worked to find common ground on both sides of the aisle. He was a pragmatic leader who fought for important causes to better his constituency.

Feb 8, 2019 Press Release

"Our nation mourns the loss of Congressman John Dingell and is keeping Congresswoman Debbie Dingell and her family in our prayers. As a veteran, the longest serving public servant, and a fierce voice for the health and well-being of everyday Americans he moved this country forward.

Feb 8, 2019 Press Release

“Advancing Women Today” is a discussion with female business leaders and activists across North Texas to discuss how women; especially women of color, can grow in the workforce and overcome gender stereotypes.

Feb 5, 2019 Press Release

“In the majority, our priority is to fight for middle class families. We can achieve this by improving infrastructure, expanding Medicare, fighting against climate change, and passing lasting voting rights reforms, so everyone can have a voice in their democracy.

Feb 1, 2019 Press Release

Washington – Today Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Chairman Mike Thompson (CA-05) announced that the Task Force will have two new Vice Chairs and four new Whips for the 116th Congress. Thompson also released the full membership of the Task Force for the current Congress, including new members.

Jan 30, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Representatives Marc Veasey (TX-33), Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), and Brendan Boyle (PA-08) introduced the Patriot Employer Act, which would provide a tax credit to companies that provide fair wages and good benefits to workers. The Members released the following statement:

Jan 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Rep. Veasey (D-TX) is proud to announce his new appointment to the House Committee on Small Business for the 116th Congress. Congressman Veasey released the following statement on the new placement: 

Jan 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Rep. Marc Veasey (TX-33) and Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) introduced the America Votes Act to allow voters arriving at polls, without the identification required by their state, to submit a sworn written statement affirming their identity.