Press Releases

Jul 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33), member of the Energy and Commerce Commitee, introduced legislation to address the growing threat of COVID-19 related scams. The Stopping COVID Scams Act of 2020 would hold bad actors accountable for defrauding consumers during the current public health emergency. 

Jul 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Marc Veasey (TX-33), Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30), Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18), and Colin Allred (TX-32) held a call with regional reporters today demanding the Senate extend $600 weekly emergency unemployment payments that are due to expire at the end of this month.

Jul 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C – Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33), current member of the Energy and Commerce Committee and former member of the House Armed Service Committee released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 6395, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021:

Jul 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) issued this statement on the passing of civil rights icon, Congressman John Lewis:

Jul 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Yesterday, Reps. Marc Veasey (TX-33), Haley Stevens (MI-11), Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01), Don Young (AK-At Large), and Debbie Dingell (MI-12) introduced H.R.

Jul 16, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33), Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), and Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) today sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requesting federal support for testing supplies in Dallas County.

Jul 1, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey joined his colleagues to pass the Moving Forward Act, a bill to invest more than $1.5 trillion in modern, sustainable infrastructure while creating millions of good-paying jobs, combatting the climate crisis and addressing disparities in urban, suburban and rural communities across North Texas and throughout the country.

Jun 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Veasey (TX-33) joined his colleagues to pass the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act—a bold legislative package that builds on the Affordable Care Act to lower health costs and prescription drug prices for all Americans.

Jun 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) and Members of the Texas Congressional Delegation urged Governor Greg Abbott to take additional steps to allow cities and counties to institute enforceable stay-at-home orders at their discretion.

Jun 26, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) issued the following statement after a federal appeals court struck a blow Friday against the Trump Administration, ruling that the President acted unlawfully by trying to shift $3.8 billion in previously appropriated Pentagon funds—including $400 million from F-35 and $155 million from V-22 programs–to pay for his much touted border wall:

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