Groundbreaking of the I-610/I-69 Interchange Reconstruction Project
One of the most important things the government can do is to expand our highways and improve our roads. The Texas Department of Transportation I-610/I-69 Interchange Reconstruction Project is an important project that will decrease the time we all spend in traffic, create jobs, and create drainage for flood mitigation.
Rep. Culberson Statement on House Passage of the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act
Today, the House made an important advance on delivering real, meaningful tax relief for Americans at every income level across the nation. Americans have waited 31 years too long for a tax code that works for them. Every single American family deserves lower taxes, more job opportunities and to keep more money from their hard-earned paychecks.
Rep. Culberson Statement on Passage of National Defense Authorization Act
Washington, D.C. – Following passage of H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) conference report for fiscal year 2018, Representative John Culberson (TX-07) issued the following statement: “This year’s NDAA advances the vital funding and authorities necessary to ensure the continued strength of the United States military and to empower the great men and women that serve our nation.
An Important Step to Advance Tax Reform
Congress has been working hard on tax reform to simplify filing, to lower the overall tax rate for businesses and individuals, and to allow U.S. businesses to compete on a level playing field so they can better innovate and grow. This will spur economic growth, create jobs, and allow you to keep more of your hard-earned money.
Prioritizing Recovery and Rebuilding
I am working with my colleagues in the House to secure all necessary federal dollars for Texas to help our region rebuild following Hurricane Harvey. This week, the Senate passed the second disaster supplemental appropriations bill that passed the House on October 12. This bill provides $36.5 billion in funding for recent disasters, and Texas is in position to receive $15 billion of the total package. I have been in constant communication with our local, state, and federal officials to ensure our communities are receiving the assistance they need to continue the recovery and rebuilding effort.