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Happy Father's Day!
Enjoyed having you! RT @
: Just wrapped up my senior experience in @
's office! Truly an incredible internship.
: Tks @
for always being there for
& advocating advancement of artificial pancreas at
Thanks for 238 years service to our country. Happy birthday, @
On this day in 1777, Congress adopted the Stars and Stripes as our national flag. Happy Flag Day!
Glad to see my amendment—which would remove waste, fraud, and abuse from the SNAP program—approved in @
: George HW Bush served in House from '67 to '71 and was first Republican from Houston.
now represented by @
Great to see you! MT @
: Day 4 of my
campaign! Spent day on
A great op-ed from my friend @
: We need to rein in government through the appropriations process.
Happy birthday President George H.W. Bush!
is proud of your service to Houston and this great country.
Pleased to see my language requiring the Dept. of Defense to move to an integrated health record with the VA pass @
The NSA revelations, along with the IRS, the DOJ, and Benghazi show that this government is out of control.
It’s time to end the Administration’s culture of cover-ups and intimidation. RT if you think the federal government needs to be reined in.
: Thank you for supporting repeal of the health insurance tax @
Today is the 69th anniversary of D-Day. The courage shown by our soldiers that day is still inspiring to us all.
Enjoyed meeting with the Greater Houston Builders to talk about reining in EPA regulations affecting the industry.
Texans are the best. Thousands turned out to honor Houston's four fallen firefighters today:
Honored that 420 of my colleagues joined me in supporting HR 2216 to provide our veterans the support they deserve.
I’m on the House floor speaking for the MilCon/VA bill to protect our veterans. Watch live here:
: FY14 MilCon/VA bill makes sure "our men and women in uniform have everything they need to do their job," says @
spent $50 MILL on lavish conferences from '10-'12. RT if you're also insulted
Business Insider published the "17 Reasons Why Houston is the Best City in America." Why stop at 17 reasons?
Rate Shock: In California, Obamacare To Increase Individual Health Insurance Premiums By 64-146% - Forbes
asks: Should the U.S. include China in its naval exercises? I voted no.
: Still waiting for answers... What really happened in
? Where was the
during the attack?
Great op-ed in the Cypress Creek Mirror on the Keystone XL pipeline and its benefits for Houston:
Great crowd at the town hall tonight. Thanks to all those who came out and asked questions.
Join me at 6 PM this evening for a town hall @ Nottingham Country Elementary. 20500 Kingsland Blvd. in Katy.
REMINDER: I'm having a town hall meeting TONIGHT at 6:00. Nottingham Country Elementary, 20500 Kingsland Blvd in Katy. Hope you can make it.
Tomorrow night at 6:00 I'm having a town hall meeting at Nottingham Country Elementary. 20500 Kingsland Blvd in Katy. Hope to see you there
On Memorial Day we're reminded of this country’s blessings and humbled by those who have given their lives to defend it.
Remembering & honoring our fallen military heroes this morning at the Houston National Cemetery.
: Today in 1961, JFK proposes to Congress, "landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the Earth."
I'm signed on to the Massie letter. I've never voted to raise taxes and don't plan on starting.
pipeline will create 20,000 American jobs. It’s a no-brainer; the Senate and Obama should approve it too.
Voted tonight in favor of
. Energy production is the key to America's economic future.
Has the IRS targeted you or a group you belong to for political reasons? Share your story here:
is now marking up the FY14 Homeland Security bill, which strengthens our border and increases government accountability.
What we expected from the "most transparent administration in history" RT @
: Lerner takes the Fifth
hearing on IRS political targeting is happening now. Watch live:
Great news for Houston--would love to see the Texans play in it RT @
: Houston Wins Bid for Super Bowl LI
notes chief priorities included addressing the veterans disability claims backlog, creating a unified …
We have a long history of bipartisan support for our military and veterans. This bill continues that support in a fiscally responsible way.
The MilCon/VA bill we're marking up now provides funding to ensure that our military and our veterans have the resources that they need.
Truly devastating images coming out of Oklahoma. Thoughts and prayers go out to those affected.
Today is Armed Forces Day--please take a minute to thank a soldier or veteran for all they do for our country
HR 1062, Regulatory Accountability Act. Requires analysis & review of new & existing regs. More info
I spoke on the House floor yesterday about Democrats' hypocrisy on enrolling in the Obamacare trainwreck:
I voted today to force the SEC to use common-sense principles in making regulations affecting small businesses.
I wrote a little bit on the recent Obama scandals. If you can, please take a minute to read:
Unbelievable. The IRS official in charge of targeting conservatives is now running the IRS Obamacare office.
Voted to repeal.
This week has shown us the IRS is not following the law. Let’s not put them in charge of healthcare. I’m voting to repeal Obamacare.
Did you know Sec. Sebelius is soliciting donations to help implement Obamacare? Here's what I'm doing about it:
The FY14 DHS Approps bill we marked up today forces the DHS to report its justification for ammunition purchases to Congress every 3 months.
's lead, the FY14 DHS bill we marked up today is strong on border security and gov't accountability:
: This morning, my thoughts & prayers are with my fellow Texans who were impacted by last night's devastating storm.
True! RT @
Appropriations subcommittee meeting, @
revealed he is an amateur astronomer.
Arrested Development fans: GOB Bluth and Senate Dems feel the same way about Obamacare--“I’ve made a huge mistake.”
Happy to! Thanks for taking the lead on this. RT @
: Thx @
for signing my letter against
Excited to chair the FY 2014 MilCon markup to ensure that our military and veterans get the support they deserve.
"Using the salad fork for the entree is inappropriate. Using the IRS for political purposes is a criminal offense."
: I’m grateful justice has been served. Many families still recovering from the horror & pain. Pray for them and for all human…
Happy Mother's Day!
: The White House said today House GOP is attempting to "politicize"
. Americans lost their lives, and we want facts. T…
The IRS intimidating organizations based on ideology is unacceptable. The House will begin investigating immediately.
Talking pts were changed 12x, we need 1 RT @
's town hall last week, he called for select com on Benghazi
: IRS apologizes for targeting conservative groups
Texas’s economy is booming, so we're a great model for the President to learn how to do things right in the other 49 states.
Great to meet with Paulette and Diane Bennett of Houston advocating for ALS research in my DC office today
The Working Families Flexibility Act I cosponsored passed the House today. This bill helps parents balance the demands of work and family.
is kicking off an important hearing on Benghazi. Watch live here:
Texas is ranked as the most competitive state for business--our pro-growth policies should be a model for the nation.
On Wed., the TX Medical Center is holding a hiring event for veterans. Please share this with the vets in your life:
visited DC this week. If your school is making a DC trip we can help plan here:
Great that students from @
came to DC this week, I hope y'all had a memorable trip.
Congrats to Betsy Goodman of Episcopal HS for winning the Congressional Art Competition for
with "Lily Pond."
Thanks for coming out to the town hall tonight; I enjoyed talking with
folks about how to reign in the federal government.
Great turnout at the town hall meeting tonight! Thanks to everyone who came to talk about what I'm working on in DC.
: Reminder: @
is holding a Town Hall meeting tonight. 6:00PM at Memorial Middle School. I'll save you a seat.
I'm talking with @
on KPRC 950 in Houston about what's going on in Washington. Listen here:
I'm having a town hall meeting to discuss Washington's spending problem at Memorial Middle School at 6:00 Wednesday. Hope to see you there.
: My thoughts are with West,
as they honor the victims of last week’s tragic explosion. View the memorial LIVE: http://…
Since GOP control started in 2011, smart changes to House operations have saved taxpayers more than $400 million
Air traffic controllers are furloughed, but Obamacare officials aren't. Read about it during your flight delay:
: Col. Sallese briefs @
about FY14 projects; Sallese sits in 36th US Pres. LBJs chair
Tonight in Boston we saw the bravery and resolve of our first responders. We should be thankful for them today and every day.
: Thank you @
for support of diabetes research & for sharing your time with @
At 2:00 ET, I'm questioning Attorney General Eric Holder in a House Approps hearing. What would you like to hear him discuss this afternoon?
I'm chairing a @
hearing with VA Sec. Shinseki on veteran's issues and claims backlogs. Live feed:
: Please join me in praying for the victims of the explosion in Texas and their families.
: How to Help the West, TX Victims:
on my show now re: Jeffersonian Republicans, our 2nd Amendment Rights & more! Call me 855-952-6463 or XM166
I'm talking with @
on KPRC 950 in Houston at 6:30 CT. Listen live here:
I'll be talking with Paul Bettencourt on KSEV 720 in Houston at 5:00 CT. Listen live here:
Yet another member of the President's party realizes that Obamacare will be a "huge train wreck."
My thoughts and prayers are with the victims, families, and first responders in Boston today.
I'm a cosponsor of of that legislation--Benghazi is a serious issue and we need answers.
This morning I'll be chairing a MilCon-VA Appropriations hearing. Watch live at 10:30 ET:
At 10:00 ET, the @
Homeland Security Subcommittee has a hearing w/ Sec. Napolitano. Watch us live:
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