Press Releases

Jul 10, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON Today, House Foreign Affairs Committee Ranking Member Eliot Engel (D-NY), House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA), and 42 other Democrats from the Armed Services and Foreign Affairs Committees released the following statement on President Trump’s attendance at the NATO Summit and his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Jun 27, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey was named by Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi to serve on the conference committee for the FY19 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), a bill that authorizes funding for the Department of Defense for the next fiscal year.

Jun 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33)  and Brendan F. Boyle (PA-13) issued the following joint statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to strike down public sector unions’ fair-share fees in Janus v. AFSCME. By law, unions represent all employees regardless of the employee’s financial contribution to the union.

Jun 18, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) issued the following statement on the Trump Administration's 'Zero Tolerance' immigration policy:

Jun 11, 2018 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, founder and co-chair of the Congressional Voting Rights Caucus, released the following statement after the Supreme Court voted to uphold Ohio's 'voter purge' decision.
Jun 8, 2018 Press Release

"My district, in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex, has the highest uninsured rate of any Congressional District in the country. The Justice Department’s brief urging the Texas courts to strike down a provision of the ACA jeopardizes the healthcare of millions of Texans,” said Congressman Veasey.

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.