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“Had existing law been enforced, the terrible tragedy in Sutherland Springs, Texas would have never occurred,” said Representative Culberson. "I’m greatly encouraged by this bipartisan effort to ensure federal and state authorities enforce existing law. I urge my colleagues in Congress to support this lifesaving piece of legislation.”

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Culberson Urges House Leadership to Repair and Protect Medicare Part D
September 20, 2018
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative John Culberson (TX-07), Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS), issued the following statement about a letter he signed to urge U.S. House Speaker Ryan, Majority Leader McCarthy, and Majority Whip Scalise to protect and maintain affordable Medicare Part D benefits for seniors. “Among the many problems the Affordable Care Act created is a looming Medicare Part D increase that threatens seniors’ ability to ... More
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Culberson Receives ‘Hero of Main Street’ Award
September 18, 2018
Houston, TX – Congressman John Culberson (TX-07) has been recognized as a “Hero of Main Street” by the National Retail Federation for consistently supporting public policy priorities important to the retail industry and its millions of small businesses. The awards were presented as small retailers across the country gathered in Washington for NRF’s Retail Advocates Summit. “I’m honored to receive the National Retail Federation’s ‘Hero of Main Street Award’ for my work to pass pro-growth legislat... More
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Culberson Applauds $60 million to Support Community Health Centers Impacted by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria
September 14, 2018
Washington D.C. – Recently, The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) awarded nearly $60 million to 161 community health centers in six southern states and two U.S. territories that were impacted by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. Three community health centers in the Seventh District of Texas were awarded a portion of the funds to continue recovering from Hurricane Harvey. “After Harvey hit, Houston community health centers (CHCs) provided mental health counseling, emotional su... More
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Culberson Issues Statement on Minibus Appropriations Package
September 13, 2018
Washington, D.C. – Congressman John Culberson (TX-07), Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS), released the following statement after the House passed the Energy and Water, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Legislative Branch Appropriations bills for fiscal year 2019. “This package includes funding for the Army Corps of Engineers for flood and storm damage reduction projects, including nearly $12 million for construction and over $3.3 mi... More
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Culberson Praises Department of Education’s Federal Aid for Houston Institutions of Higher Education
September 7, 2018
Washington, D.C. – Recently, the U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced more than $63 million in new federal assistance for 47 institutions of higher education under the Emergency Assistance to Institutions of Higher Education program. The program provides funding to institutions and their students in areas directly affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, or Maria or the 2017 California wildfires. “I thank the Department of Education for this federal support, and I’m pleased the West Loo... More
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