Press Releases

Apr 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Marc Veasey (TX-33) and Rep. Veronica Escobar (TX-16) introduced the Notario Victim Relief Act to give immigrants an opportunity to seek legal asylum status, permanent residency or protected temporary stay after falling victim to fraudulent legal representation.

Apr 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, the House Energy and Commerce Committee heard testimony on H.R. 2088, a bill introduced by Rep. Greg Stanton (AZ-09) and Rep. Marc Veasey (TX-33), to reauthorize and increase funding for the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG). 

Apr 9, 2019 Press Release

Today Congressman Veasey issued the following statement on becoming a founding Member of the Congressional Black Maternal Health Caucus:

Apr 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Veasey, the founder and co-chair of the Voting Rights Caucus, hosted a voting rights panel discussion on five persistent Republican voter suppression tactics. The conversation included Rep. Marc Veasey, Rep. John Sarbanes, and leading national voting rights organizations.

Apr 2, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Tomorrow, April 4th, Rep. Veasey will host a Voting Rights panel discussion on persistent voter suppression tactics in America. The conversation will include Rep. Terri Sewell, Rep. John Sarbanes, and leading national voting rights organizations. Rep.

Mar 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Today, Congressman Veasey announced that Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control was awarded a $1.13B defense contract from the U.S. Army to manufacture Lot 14 Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems and associated equipment in Grand Prairie, TX.  

Mar 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Veasey voted to pass H.R. 7, the landmark Paycheck Fairness Act, to take a dramatic step forward to ensure that America’s women receive equal pay for equal work. This legislation strengthens and closes loopholes in the 1963 Equal Pay Act to secure justice for working women in Texas and across the country.

Mar 27, 2019 Press Release

Dallas, TX-   On National Vietnam War Veterans Day, VA North Texas invites all Vietnam War Veterans in North Texas to come and have their portrait taken.  Veterans will also receive Vietnam Service pins in recognition of their service to our nation. 

This event will be held by VA North Texas Health Care System in partnership with Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.

Mar 7, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Marc Veasey, the current President of the Texas State Society, released the following statement on the passing of former Congressman Ralph Hall: