Combating Human Trafficking
According to the National Human Trafficking Hotline, Houston has the highest number of human trafficking victims in the country, and Texas is second in the nation for reported human trafficking cases. This week, I had the opportunity to address the FBI and learn how they are working to stop human trafficking.
Culberson Receives Champion for Aerospace and Science Award
Representative John Culberson (TX-07) received the inaugural Champion for Aerospace and Science Award from the Coalition for Aerospace and Science (CAS).
The Right CHOICE: Repealing Dodd-Frank
In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, House Democratic leadership passed the Dodd-Frank Act, which promised to reinvigorate a sluggish economy, protect consumers, and end bailouts, but I believe it accomplished just the opposite.
Rep. Culberson Questions Secretary Ben Carson in Committee Hearing
This week, Representative John Culberson (TX-07) questioned Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson on the urgency of balancing the federal budget.
Culberson Statement on President Trump’s Budget
“President Trump’s budget is an important and crucial step in the appropriations process, but ultimately, Congress has the power of the purse. I’m encouraged by this Administration’s desire to reduce our deficit, strengthen our military, and protect our southern border. As the Chairman of the Commerce, Justice Science Subcommittee on Appropriations, I will review the President’s budget and ensure that our subcommittee strikes a balance between fiscal conservatism and funding our nation’s law enforcement agencies, space program and scientific agencies.”