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Rep. Weber Announces Funding for Coastal Texas Project

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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) announced allocations of federal funding to advance the Coastal Texas Project, also known locally as the Ike Dike or the Coastal Spine.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is set to receive $500,000 for preconstruction engineering and design of a segment of the overall project.   The segment—known as Ecosystem Restoration…

Rep. Weber Announces 2024 Art Competition Winner

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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) announced the winning artwork of Texas’ 14th Congressional District’s 2024 Congressional Art Competition. 1st Place: Side by Side Submitted by Rylan Lynch, Friendswood High School 2nd Place: First Encounter Submitted by Anabelle Thom, Lutheran South Academy 3rd Place: Ruler of the Roost Submitted by Claire Radtke, Friendswood High…

Rep. Weber Introduces Bipartisan Resolution to Counter the Iranian Regime

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Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) led 145 Representatives in introducing a bipartisan resolution condemning the Iranian regime's internal suppression of its own citizenry, its sponsorship of global terrorism, and its involvement in regional proxy wars. "Decades of a tyrannical regime in Tehran—destabilizing the Middle East and intentionally spreading chaos throughout the…

Rep. Weber Joins Bipartisan Legislation to Save Our Shrimpers

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Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) co-sponsored the Save Our Shrimpers Act of 2024, led by U.S. Rep. Troy Nehls (TX-22). Our nation’s domestic shrimpers are struggling to stay in business primarily because of foreign shrimp being dumped into U.S. markets, making it extremely difficult for shrimpers to continue operating. Sadly, it has been uncovered that…

Rep. Weber Hosts Port Arthur Hearing on Biden's LNG Export Ban

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Washington, D.C. - Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) was proud to host the House Energy and Commerce Energy, Climate, and Grid Security Subcommittee in Port Arthur, Texas, for a field hearing on President Biden’s LNG export ban. Local leaders testified before the committee about LNG's importance and role in Southeast Texas community and national security. Watch the hearing here. Witnesses…

Rep. Weber Introduces Comprehensive Bipartisan Bill to Take Historic Action to Counter Antisemitism in the U.S.

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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Representatives Randy Weber (TX-14), Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-1), Chris Smith (NJ-4), and Kathy Manning (NC-6), along with Senators Jacky Rosen (NV) and James Lankford (OK), introduced the bipartisan Countering Antisemitism Act to take historic action to counter antisemitism in the United States. While antisemitism has been on the rise in the…

Rep. Weber Awarded AAPA President’s Award

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Washington, D.C. - The American Associations of Port Authorities (AAPA) announced that U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) received the 2024 President's Award for his legislative leadership. The AAPA President's Award for Legislative Leadership was created for individuals who have advocated for the seaports and maritime industries, particularly for long-term beneficial projects. As the Co-Chair…

Rep. Weber Leads Letter holding Biden to Account for Illegal Alien Charter Flights

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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) led 17 of his colleagues in sending a letter to President Biden and Secretary Mayorkas demanding answers regarding reports that, throughout 2023, the Biden Administration flew over 300,000 illegal aliens from foreign airports into the United States. “Given your complicity in the worst border crisis in American history, we should not have…

Rep. Weber opposes $1.2 Trillion Omnibus, rejecting harmful provisions for Southeast Texas

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Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) released the following statement after voting against the second omnibus: “Over the last five months, as the appropriations process played out, and after considering the 1,012-page bill, the outcome and process were not what we in Southeast Texas expect from a Republican majority. I cannot, in good faith, support a $1.2 trillion…

Rep. Weber Protects Americans from Foreign Adversary Controlled Applications

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Washington, D.C. - Today, the United States House of Representatives passed H.R 7521, the Protecting Americans from Foreign Adversary Controlled Applications Act. The bipartisan legislation will prohibit an entity from providing services to distribute, maintain, or update a foreign adversary-controlled application on an online app store, through which users in the U.S. can access,…