Press Releases

Oct 23, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33 released this statement following the passing of H.R. 3080, Water Resources Reform and Development Act - On House Floor today:                                                          

Oct 10, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Texas Democrtic Members will hold a press conference to share the impacts of the government shutdown on their congressional districts and discuss what they are doing to reopen government and end the detrimental, Republican government shutdown. 

Oct 10, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Reps. Marc Veasey, Filemon Vela, Pete Gallego, and Beto O'Rourke announced that they will support a discharge petition introduced by Reps.

Oct 3, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) announced that he is cosponsoring a comprehensive immigration reform bill, the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, introduced in the House, yesterday, by Rep. Joe Garcia (D-FL) and other House Democrats. 

Oct 3, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Veasey and other members of Congress will join, Hispanic civil rights organization, The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) to discuss key policy issues impacting the U.S. Hispanic community.

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Oct 2, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Veasey announced that, beginning yesterday, thousands of Texans will have access to affordable, quality health insurance as new online Health Insurance Marketplaces open in every state, under the provisions of the Affordable Care Act.

Sep 30, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --Today, Congressman Veasey announced that Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth was awarded two defense contracts that will keep 41 thousand people, in the state of Texas, working on the production of 71 F-35 Lightning II aircrafts for the Department of Defense. 

Sep 26, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33 released the following statement in response to a new report by the Department of Health and Human Services that consumers in 36 states, including Texas, will see increased competition and lower than expected premiums in the Health Insurance Marketplaces:

Sep 24, 2013 Press Release

FORT WORTH, TX -Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) issued the following statement regarding Fort Worth-based Bell Helicopter’s announcement, on Monday, that it is laying off 290 hourly workers companywide due to federal spending cuts called the sequester.