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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 ...

Countering Russian Influence in our Politics Act

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Washington, D.C. – March 30, 2022, U.S. Reps. Randy Weber (R-TX) and Ted Budd (R-NC) led several of their congressional colleagues in introducing the Countering Russian Influence in our Politics Act. The bill targets U.S. environmental groups who advocate against American energy production. It requires any U.S. organization that receives funding from Russia to register as a foreign agent under the...

Weber and Science Committee Republicans Want a Clear Path for Advanced Nuclear Technology

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WASHINGTON D.C. – Tuesday, March 15, 2022, House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Ranking Member Frank Lucas (R-OK) joined Energy Subcommittee Ranking Member Randy Weber (R-TX) on a letter to Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Chairman Christopher Hanson and Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Jennifer Granholm regarding the nuclear licensing process. The Members emphasized the importanc...

Rep. Randy Weber issues Statement on 2022 State of the Union Address

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WASHINGTON D.C. – Tuesday, March 01, 2022, President Joseph Biden addressed the nation in his first State of the Union address. Congressman Randy Weber (R-TX-14) released the following statement: "Tonight’s State of the Union diluted the problems Americans are facing. One year, one party rule, one crisis after another – a crime crisis, a border crisis, an economic crisis, an education crisis, and ...

Rep. Weber releases statement on Russia's invasion of Ukraine

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Washington, D.C. - Thursday, February 24, 2022. U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) released a statement on Russia's invasion of Ukraine. “Democrats’ war on energy and President Biden’s strategy on relations with Russia have increased our oil prices and threatens to leave us energy dependent instead of independent. This has emboldened Vladimir Putin to launch a full-scale armed conflict -- the likes of ...

Rep. Weber Statement on Deadly Incident at Beaumont Federal Prison

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Washington, D.C. - Tuesday, February 1, 2022. U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) released a statement on the deadly incident that occurred yesterday at Beaumont Federal Prison. "I am deeply troubled by the loss of life that occurred yesterday, January 31, 2022, at the United States Penitentiary, Beaumont. While we await more information from officials at the facility and the Federal Bureau of Prisons (...

Rep. Weber Introduces U.S. Leadership in Space Act

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WASHINGTON D.C. – On Thursday, January 13, 2022, Congressman Randy Weber (R-TX-14), introduced H.R. 6391, the U.S. Leadership in Space Act of 2021. “We are at a critical juncture in our nation’s history. It is important that Congress does the job it was intended to do: authorize, and then subsequently fund, critical government programs. Especially those that strengthen national security and scient...

Rep. Weber Statement on Anniversary of Jan 6

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Washington, D.C. - Thursday, January 6, 202. U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) statement on the anniversary of January 6th. "I said last year, I unequivocally condemn the violence that occurred in the United States Capitol on January 6th 2021. The Capitol building is the heart of our democracy and where the elected representatives of the American people meet to peacefully debate and resolve our many d...

Rep. Weber statement on China's Hypersonic Missile Test.

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Washington, D.C. - Thursday, November 18, 2021. U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) statement on China's hypersonic missile test. "We should not be surprised to see the increasingly bold and aggressive actions by China and Russia recently. The United States has the weakest leadership we have seen in, arguably, our history. The recent news that China’s hypersonic weapons test demonstrated their success i...

Rep. Weber Introduces the "Pay Our Correctional Officers Fairly Act"

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Washington, D.C. - Wednesday, October 27, 2021. U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14), joined by Reps. Clay Higgins (LA-3), Brian Babin (TX-36), Rick Crawford (AR-1), Matt Cartwright (PA-8), Don Bacon (NE-2), Pete Stauber (MN-8), and Jefferson Van Drew (NJ-2), introduced the Pay Our Correctional Officers Fairly Act, legislation that would revise locality pay rates for employees of the federal Bureau of Pr...