Congressman Randy Weber

Representing the 14th District of Texas
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Jan 23, 2015 In The News

Rep. Randy Weber (R-Texas) has re-introduced legislation to withhold foreign aid to Central American nations over illegal immigration. 

The measure would withhold foreign aid for Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador until Congress establishes they have taken "sufficient action" to limit illegal immigration to the U.S.

 

Most of the more than 67,000 unaccompanied immigrant children crossing the southern border last summer came from those countries.

Jan 23, 2015 In The News

Congressman Randy Weber (R-TX) has re-introduced a bill to hold Central American nations accountable for illegal immigrants from their countries by cutting off foreign aid. The bill (H.R. 439, attached below) is in response to last summer’s invasion of illegal immigrants and unaccompanied minors mostly from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala.

Jan 23, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Randy Weber (TX-14) re-introduced H.R. 439, the Illegal Entry Accountability Act of 2015. This legislation would hold Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador accountable for illegal immigration by immediately suspending U.S. foreign aid to these Central American nations, until Congress determines that these countries have taken sufficient action to mitigate unlawful U.S.-Mexico border crossings by their respective citizens.

Jan 22, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the United States House of Representatives voted on H.R. 7 – No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion. The measure passed by a vote of 242 to 179 and now heads to the Senate. Representative Randy Weber (R-Friendswood), a staunch advocate for life, made the following statement:

Jan 21, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This week, Chairman Ed Royce (CA-39) announced subcommittee assignments for the House Foreign Affairs Committee. Representative Randy Weber (TX-14) was placed on the Middle East, North Africa Subcommittee, as well as the Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Subcommittee.

Jan 21, 2015 In The News

President Barack Obama's plan to increase taxes and fees on Wall Street and the nation's wealthiest Americans ran into a solid wall of opposition Tuesday from Texas Republicans at the State of the Union address.

The plan, pitched as a way to provide middle-class tax relief for the middle class, had a familiar ring to many Texans' ears. Few on either side of the aisle held out much hope for diminished partisanship in the new Congress.

Jan 20, 2015 Press Release
Jan 20, 2015 Press Release

WEBER ACTS TO CONDEMN PARIS TERRORIST ATTACKS

Washington, D.C. – Today, the United States House of Representatives passed unanimously House Resolution 637. The resolution condemns the recent terrorist attacks in Paris. Representative Randy Weber (R-Friendswood) voted in support of the resolution and made the following statement:

Jan 15, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Chairman Lamar Smith (TX-21) announced his leadership team for the Science, Space, and Technology Committee this week. Representative Randy Weber (TX-14) was named Chairman of the Energy Subcommittee.

Jan 15, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The House passed legislation - H.R. 240, the Fiscal Year 2015 Homeland Security Appropriations Act - that would block the President’s executive action on amnesty. Representative Randy Weber (R-Friendswood) made the following statement: