Press Releases

Jun 6, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Veasey announced that the Texas Department of Transportation (TX DOT) received a $65 million dollar grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) program to accelerate the construction of the I-35W North Tarrant Express.

Jun 1, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) and Democratic Whip Task Force on Poverty, Income Inequality, and Opportunity Chair, Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13), along with Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) and Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33), visited Dallas, Texas, as part of their Pathways Out of Poverty Listening Tour.

May 18, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Veasey (TX-33) released the following statement after signing a bipartisan discharge petition to force a vote on the House Floor to protect our nation’s Dreamers. 

May 10, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey (D-TX), Ranking Member of the Science Committee’s Energy Subcommittee, along with Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E. (R-WV) and Science Committee Ranking Member Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) introduced H.R. 5745, the Fossil Energy Research and Development Act of 2018.

May 8, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- On Monday, May 7th, Congressman Marc Veasey, (TX-33), member of the House Armed Services Committee, introduced two amendments to the FY 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would study the effects of antiquated immigration policies on military readiness: (1) requiring a report on the number of deported service members and their families, and (2) requiring

May 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Rep. Marc Veasey (TX-33) member of the House Armed Services Committee issued the following statement on the Trump administration’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action otherwise known as the Iran Deal. 

May 1, 2018 Press Release

Carrollton, Texas - On Monday, April 30, 2018, Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, worked alongside employees of Lon Smith Roofing, the largest residential roofer in the state of Texas, as part of April's “Marc Means Business” workday. 

Mar 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Today, the House Democratic Blue Collar Caucus co-chaired by Congressmen Brendan F. Boyle (PA-13) and Marc Veasey (TX-33) hosted former Vice President Joe Biden for a meeting on Capitol Hill. The discussion focused on how House Democrats can promote an economic agenda that supports American workers and win back blue collar voters across the country.

Mar 14, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, was inducted into the New Democrat Coalition, a group of forward-thinking Democrats in the House of Representatives who are committed to growing our economy and inc