As Texans, we see firsthand the stress that the border crisis is placing on our communities. Every day, drugs, gang members, and criminals are allowed to stream across our border undetected, using whatever means necessary to enter our nation, including tunnels, to carry out illicit activities that threaten our families.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a package of three bills, H.R. 6760, the Protecting Family and Small Business Tax Cuts Act of 2018, H.R. 6757, the Family Savings Act of 2018, and H.R. 6756, the American Innovation Act of 2018, to build upon the accomplishments of the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act. U.S.
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WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bipartisan resolution sponsored by Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, to urge states to make sure a child's safety is the first priority in child custody cases. Additionally, H. Con. Res. 72, states Congress' intention to use its oversight authority to protect at-risk children.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the U.S.
VIDEO RELEASE: Sessions Fights for Border Security on House Floor
Today, September 21st, is World Alzheimer’s Day, a day to raise awareness and support for a cure to this debilitating disease that affects nearly 6 million Americans. I have seen firsthand the devastating impact of Alzheimer’s on not only the sufferer, but their loved ones as well.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, issued the following statement today after the U.S.
Since 1990, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has discovered approximately 200 sophisticated drug-smuggling tunnels crossing from Mexico directly into the United States. Each of these tunnels provide the opportunity for thousands of pounds of narcotics, like heroin, and dangerous criminals who deal in human trafficking to freely cross our southern border.
Today, the House Homeland Security Committee advanced legislation introduced by Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Rules, and Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, to establish Border Tunnel Task Forces to secure our southern border and crack down on the smuggling of illegal substances into our country.