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Rep. Weber votes against Democrats’ Reckless Tax and Spending Spree

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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) released a statement following his vote against the so-called Inflation Reduction Act. “While our country is in the middle of a recession and Americans are paying more for everyday goods, the Democrats have once again tried to spend their way out of the inflation caused by their own reckless spending,” said Rep. Weber. “Make no mistake: this quote-u...

Rep. Weber Announces funding for Port of Port Arthur

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Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation is awarding the Port of Port Arthur a $13.6 million federal grant through the FY 2022 Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability & Equity (RAISE) discretionary grant program. The RAISE grant program provides funding for surface transportation projects of local and regional signi...

Rep. Weber votes against Democrats’ so-called “Assault Weapons” Bill

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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) voted against the “Assault Weapons Ban of 2022,” which would institute a ban on so-called semi-automatic assault weapons and outlaw “large capacity ammunition feeding devices,” capable of accepting more than 15 rounds. “It’s jaw-dropping the lengths House Democrats will go to strip law-abiding citizens from their second amendment rights,” said Rep. ...

Rep. Weber, Texas Senators Introduce the Texas Coastal Spine Authorization Act

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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) introduced the Texas Coastal Spine Authorization Act to authorize the construction of the coastal barrier protection system, which would mitigate the impact of major hurricanes and other significant water events in and around Galveston Bay—and the vast petrochemical industry that surrounds it. The Senate companion to this legislation was introduced ...

Rep. Randy Weber Introduces the Protect Our Children’s Schools Act

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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) introduced the Protect Our Children’s Schools Act to allow the Secretary of Education to reprogram unspent COVID-19 funds originally designated for schools and localities to make our schools safer. This will reallocate funds to strengthen and enhance security systems already in place at schools and would create and implement school safety programs t...

Rep. Weber votes against House Democrats’ radical abortion bills

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Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) voted against House Democrats' "Abortion on Demand Until Birth Act" and "Ensuring Access to Abortion Act.” Both bills go much further than codifying Roe v. Wade and would legalize abortion for all nine months of pregnancy across the country while undermining the health and safety of women. "The insanity from the Far-Left to give the green lig...

Rep. Weber votes for the National Defense Authorization Act

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Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) released the following statement after voting for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of 2023. The NDAA sets policy for our nation's defense and is critical for national security. “The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) is necessary to ensure that our military stays at the pinnacle of readiness by raising our service members' pay an...

Rep. Weber Leads Colleagues Urging Belgian Parliament to Reject Prisoner Swap with Iran

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Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) delivered a letter this week to Prime Minister Alexander De Croo of Belgium urging the Belgian Parliament to reject any deal between that Government and the Islamic Republic of Iran that would return the terrorist, Asadollah Assadi – or any other convicted Iranian terrorist—to Iran. Earlier this Congress, 254 Representatives—both Democrats and Repub...

Protecting the unborn from the unhinged left

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Washington, D.C – Today, the United States Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, the 1973 case that legalized abortion. This ruling will give the power back to the states to make decisions on abortion and removes the federal government's unconstitutional overreach. Roe put unelected judges in charge of the abortion policy. Abortion laws should be debated and decided by the American people, not dic...

Rep. Weber votes against “gun reform” bill

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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) issued the following statement against legislation originating in the U.S. Senate imposing new restrictions on gun ownership. “This is a somber day for our nation and the Second Amendment. We should be pushing commonsense legislation through Congress rather than going down a slippery slope of government control over our God-given rights,” said Rep. ...

Rep. Weber Introduces the Justice for American Victims of Terror

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Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) introduced the Justice for American Victims of Terror Act of 2022 to honor and support all American victims of state-sponsored terrorism. In February, the Biden Administration announced that the U.S. would be seizing assets from the Da Afghanistan Bank that were sitting within U.S. financial intuitions due to the collapse of the recognized governmen...

Rep. Weber Secures Funding for Southeast Texas Projects in House Energy & Water Bill

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) announced today that the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies approved funding for the Sabine—Neches Waterway, the Freeport Harbor Channel Improvement Project, an energy supply chain resilience project at Lamar University, and Hickory Cove Marsh in Orange County. If enacted, the bill would provide: $...

Rep. Randy Weber Becomes Original Co-Sponsor of the Lone Star Reimbursement Act

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Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) became an original co-sponsor of the Lone Star Reimbursement Act, would require the Department of Defense to reimburse the State of Texas for the costs of Operation Lone Star incurred in fiscal years 2021 and 2022. “Under the abysmal failures of President Biden at our southern border, Texas is being forced to foot the bill for the outrageous cost ...

Rep. Randy Weber votes against Democrats’ Unconstitutional Radical Gun Control Bill

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Washington, D.C. - Today,U.S.Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) issues the following statement on H.R. 7910, the Protecting our Kids Act. Among its troubling provisions, this bill would allow the seizure of certain personally-owned firearms, limit magazine capacity, bans certain gun parts, and redefines parts that would effectively make millions of guns illegal. “This is yet another attempt by Democrats to...

REP. WEBER STATEMENT ON DEADLY INCIDENT AT BEAUMONT FEDERAL PRISON

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Washington, D.C. - Monday, May 2, 2022. U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) released a statement on the deadly incident that occurred yesterday at Beaumont Federal Prison. "On May 1, 2022, an inmate lost his life and another was injured at United States Penitentiary Beaumont. Thanks to the quick actions of our brave correctional officers, the incident was contained before more lives were endangered. As ...