Press Releases

Jan 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington,D.C. – Today, Members of Congress sent a letter to President Trump on the direct and immediate consequences of the shutdown on housing stability for more than four million households across the country.

Jan 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Veasey (TX-33), Member of the Energy and Commerce Committee, introduced the Incentivizing Medicaid Expansion Act to extend Medicaid coverage availability in the fourteen states that have yet to accept Medicaid Expansion under the Affordable Care Act.  Currently millions of individuals in those states are left without any healthcare coverag

Jan 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- After being appointed to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Rep. Veasey (D-TX) is proud to announce he will be serving on the following subcommittees for the 116th Congress:

Communications and Technology
Consumer Protection and Commerce

Jan 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Veasey highlighted government data showing that at least 29,282 of Texas’ federal employees are being forced to live in uncertainty and fear without a paycheck. That’s the third highest number of federal workers in a state nationwide.

Jan 10, 2019 Press Release

Letter Urges Trump to Re-open the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Conjunction with the House Vote

Jan 9, 2019 Press Release

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

Jan 9, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Veasey joined House Democrats to take action to protect Texans’ health care by passing a resolution that authorizes Congress to intervene in the Texas v. U.S.

Jan 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Rep. Marc Veasey (TX-33), will be sworn into the 116th Congress on Thursday afternoon, January 3rd, by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Speaker Pelosi will conduct an individual ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for Rep. Veasey following the en masse oath of office on the Floor of the House of Representatives. 

Dec 14, 2018 Press Release

Young girl’s tragic death “raises significant questions about the leadership at DHS and CBP’s ability to appropriately respond to the humanitarian crisis happening at our southern borders and the agency’s ability to prevent such tragedies from happening in the future.”

Dec 3, 2018 Press Release

"Today the world lost a leader and a countryman. George H. W. Bush personified all the traits of a Texan - willing to work together, show restraint when necessary, make tough decisions for the betterment of all Americans, and demonstrate deep loyalty to country. We honor his memory and his family through their time of mourning and celebration of life."