November 2017

5th Annual Job Fair

Event Date: 
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 9:30am to 1:00pm
5301 Campus Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119
United States

The FREE annual job fair for DFW Metroplex residents provides job seekers with an opportunity for networking and professional development. Invite friends and family members who may be seeking employment or a change in careers. If you need assistance with your resume, interview techniques, or job search approach, Workforce Solutions will offer career-building workshops during the fair. For questions or more information, contact Sydney Jones in Dallas (214-741-1387) -or- Fort Worth (817-920-9086).

Date: Friday, November 17, 2017
Time: 9:30am-1:00pm
Location: Tarrant County College South Gynamiusm - 5301 Campus Drive, Fort Worth, Texas


Veasey 5th Annual Job Fair


115th Congress

Congressman Veasey Works at Local Airbus Manufacturing Plant

Grand Prairie, TX – On Friday, November 17, 2017, Congressman Marc Veasey will roll up his sleeves to work on the production team at Airbus Helicopters Inc. in Grand Prairie, Texas. As part of Veasey’s continued focus to bring jobs to the DFW Metroplex, Veasey will work at the prominent manufacturing plant’s production line, conduct quality assurance, and participate in a flight test (weather permitting). Media is invited to attend.

Veasey Refuses to Raise Taxes on Working Class Families

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, issued the following statement after voting against H.R. 1, House Republican’s tax bill that will raise taxes on the lowest earners and middle class families, eliminates popular tax deductions that benefit teachers, students, sick Americans and veterans and steals from Medicare and Medicaid while slashing tax cuts for corporations and the ultra-wealthy:

House Republicans Block Congressman Veasey’s Tax Amendment

Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, House Republicans on the Rules Committee rejected an amendment offered by Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, to add provisions to the House Republican tax bill that would support the working class. Rep. Veasey’s amendment would have strengthened families, assisted immigrants who want to become patriotic Americans, and incentivized greater access to fresh, healthy food.

Congressional Veteran Commendation & Veterans Town Hall

Event Date: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
2804 South Cockrell Hill Road
Dallas, TX 75211
United States

Join Congressman Marc Veasey on November 10th, 2017 as he honors the 33rd District's 2017 Congressional Veterans Commendation Awardees alongside special guest State Senator Royce West and stay for the Veterans' Town Hall. Come share your thoughts and opinions regarding veteran issues and learn more about what Congressman Veasey is doing for you in Congress.

Friday, November 10, 2017
5:00 - 7:00 PM
American Legion Post 275
2804 S. Cockrell Hill Road, Dallas, Texas 


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Rep. Veasey Leads Discussion on Jobs, Expanding Educational Opportunities with Bell Helicopter Expert

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey, a co-chair of the House Democratic Caucus Access to Jobs Task Force, led a discussion with Members of Congress and experts on jobs, education, and vocational training to discuss how Democrats can further promote commonsense policies that benefit working men and women in America.

Rep. Veasey to Honor Eight Local Heroes during Veterans Town Hall in Dallas

Fort Worth, Texas – On Friday, November 10, 2017, Congressman Marc Veasey will honor eight local veterans with the Congressional Veteran Commendation at his annual Veterans Town Hall from 5-7 PM at American Legion Post 275 in Dallas. Recipients of the award include: Ms. Castella Combs, Ms. Tynetta W. Runnels, Mrs. Tristeza Ordex-Ramirez, Mr. Jonathan Saenz, Mr. Herman Henderson Jr., Mr. Raymond Rivera, Mr. Rogerio Perez, and Mr. Ollis Donald Chalmers.