Press Releases

Feb 28, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Thursday, February 28, Congressman Marc Veasey voted in favor of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).  House Republicans sought to pass a version of the legislation that would have weakened current law and was opposed by over 1,300 organizations.

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Feb 27, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Wednesday, February 27, Congressman Marc Veasey delivered the following remarks in support of the Voting Rights Act, Section 5.  Preceding oral arguments for Shelby County v. Holder, Rep. Veasey participated in a rally outside the Supreme Court and was joined by other Members of Congress, community leaders and activists.

Feb 14, 2013 Press Release

DALLAS/FORT WORTH, TX – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey released the following statement following the American Airlines-U.S. Airways merger:

Feb 14, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, Wednesday, February 13, Congressman Marc Veasey attended LULAC's 16th Annual Awards Gala in Washington, D.C.

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Feb 12, 2013 Press Release

FORT WORTH, TX– Congressman Marc Veasey released the following statement, following tonight’s State of the Union Address by President Barack Obama:

Feb 11, 2013 Press Release

FORT WORTH, TX – El Congresista Marc Veasey ha invitado a Julieta Garibay al discurso a la nación del Presidente Obama este martes, 12 de febrero. Julieta tiene fuertes enlaces al distrito 33 de Texas y es una de las líderes más visibles del movimiento  de los “soñadores.”  
 

Feb 11, 2013 Press Release

FORT WORTH, TX – Congressman Marc Veasey has invited Julieta Garibay to be his special guest at President Obama’s State of the Union Address tomorrow, Tuesday, February 12.  Julieta has strong ties to Texas’ 33rdcongressional district and has been one of the most visible leaders in the DREAM Act movement.
 

Jan 31, 2013 Press Release

FORT WORTH, TX – Congressman Veasey Selected to Key Subcommittees for the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.

Today, Congressman Marc Veasey’s office announced his subcommittee assignments on the House Armed Services Committee and the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology. In December, Congressman Veasey was named to the powerful House Armed Services Committee.

Jan 29, 2013 Press Release

FORT WORTH, TX – Immigration Reform is a Top Priority for Congressman Veasey.

Following today’s immigration reform announcement by President Barack Obama in Las Vegas, Congressman Marc Veasey released the following statement:

Jan 3, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Congressman Marc Veasey was sworn in as a Member of the United States House of Representatives by House Speaker John Boehner January 3rd, 2013.

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