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Weber, Sherrill, Introduce Bipartisan FLOODS Act

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Washington, D.C. –On Friday, December 4, 2020, Representatives Randy Weber (R-TX-14) and Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ-11) introduced H.R. 8882, the Flood Level Observation, Operations, and Decision Support (FLOODS) Act. This is companion legislation to S. 4462 sponsored by Senators Roger Wicker (R-MS) and Gary Peters (D-MI) that passed the Senate chamber in November. The FLOODS Act authorizes the National... Read more »

Weber Introduces Resolution Celebrating 20 Years of International Space Station, Continuous Human Presence in Low-Earth Orbit

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Washington, D.C. –On Monday, November 30, 2020, U.S. Rep Randy Weber (R-TX), together with fellow Reps. Jennifer Wexton (D-VA), Ralph Norman (R-SC), Ed Perlmutter (D-CO), Bill Posey (R-FL), Don Beyer (D-VA), Brian Babin (R-TX), Kendra Horn (D-OK), and Mo Brooks (R-AL) introduced a bipartisan resolution celebrating 20 years of International Space Station (ISS) operations and continuous human presen... Read more »

Weber Introduces Keeping America’s Energy Resources Moving Act of 2020

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Washington, D.C. – November 17, 2020 – U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (R-TX), together with fellow Reps. Sylvia Garcia (D-TX), Vicente Gonzalez (D-TX), Michael Cloud (R-TX), Pete Olson (R-TX), Don Young (R-AK), Cedric Richmond (D-LA), Mike Johnson (R-LA), and Henry Cuellar (D-TX) introduced bipartisan legislation to facilitate the continued flow of energy imports and exports through the United States. The ... Read more »

Rep. Weber Announces Military Academy Nomination Application Deadline

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Washington, D.C. – October 6, 2020, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) announced his office is accepting applications from students seeking a military academy Congressional nomination . For over 100 years our great service academies have produced some of America’s greatest leaders. Not only are these programs producing military leaders, they are also molding better citizens for America. They prepare ou... Read more »

Weber Announces Economic Development Investment Award to South East Texas Economic Development District, Inc., Beaumont

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Washington, D.C. – September 3, 2020, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) announces an Economic Development Investment Award, totaling more than $400,000 to the South East Texas Economic Development District, Inc., of Beaumont, Texas, to help them respond to the unusual and compelling urgency of the coronavirus pandemic. The CARES Act, passed by Congress and signed into law by President Donald J. Trump ... Read more »

Weber announces Head Start grant award to Beaumont Independent School District

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Washington, D.C. – August 6, 2020, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (R-TX-14) announces Head Start grant award, totaling more than $3 million, to the Beaumont Independent School. Head Start, a federal program within the Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families, promotes school readiness for children under five from low-income families through education, health, social and other serv... Read more »

Rep. Randy Weber (R-TX-14) Statement on Supreme Court Decision - Little Sisters of the Poor v. Pennsylvania

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WASHINGTON D.C. – On Wednesday, July 8, 2020, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (R-TX-14) issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Court ruling on Little Sisters of the Poor v. Pennsylvania. "The United States was founded on the principle of religious freedom, a promise that our government would never implement regulations that burden the exercise of our faith. The First Amendment clearly sta... Read more »

Weber Bipartisan Bill to Counter Chinese Threats in Space Added to National Defense Act

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WASHINGTON D.C. – On Monday, July 6, 2020, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (R-TX-14) issued the following statement on adoption of H.R. 6388, the Space Technology Advancement Report (STAR) Act of 2020, into the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The STAR Act, initially introduced this past March by Weber and U.S. Rep. Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA-06), focuses on findings and recommendations provided by th... Read more »

Rep. Weber Provision Adopted in Surface Transportation Bill

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Washington, D.C. - June 18, 2020, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (TX-14) secured adoption of a provision to preserve federal funds for local transit systems after a natural disaster, during Wednesday’s markup of a surface transportation bill in the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. The Weber amendment was adopted by unanimous consent, with the vocal support of T&I Committee Chairman Pet... Read more »

Rep. Weber Statement on the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Flexibility Act

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Washington, D.C. – May 28, 2020, U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (R-TX) released the following statement on the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Flexibility Act: "I am pleased to have co-sponsored the bipartisan Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Flexibility Act, which passed the House yesterday. This bill provides businesses and employees more security by allowing employers greater flexibility during reope... Read more »