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