• January 16, 2021

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Hurd on the Hill: A Missing Smithsonian – The Museum

To fully understand American history, we have to understand all our history, which must include the contribution of the American Latino. The National Mall, America’s front yard, features museums about core pieces of America’s history, ranging from Natural History, Air and Space, Art, the American Indian and African American History and Culture. Half of all […]Read More

Hurd on the Hill: Addressing the Border Crisis

Our South and West Texas communities are bearing the brunt of the immigration crisis. When crisscrossing the 23rd District of Texas, I consistently hear that folks I represent are concerned about the influx of migrants and subsequent releases by the Customs and Border Patrol. Residents are rightfully concerned about this issue, and the ramifications for […]Read More

Rep. Hurd releases proposal to reform US asylum laws

On Tuesday, U.S. Representative Will Hurd released a proposal to reform U.S. asylum laws and address the humanitarian crisis at the Southern border that is straining the resources of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and other federal agencies and overwhelming local communities. According to Hurd, the Asylum Reform Act of 2019 would overhaul antiquated laws […]Read More

Op-Ed: Hurd on the Hill – Restoring Our Parks

You may have heard that there’s a place in far West Texas where the night skies are dark as coal and rivers carve temple-like canyons in ancient limestone. This isn’t simply folklore and is actually located right here in the 23rd District of Texas. I have the distinct honor of representing in Congress a total […]Read More

Hurd on the Hill: Our Farmers & Families Win with

This week is deemed National Agriculture Week and we in the 23rd District of Texas are certainly grateful for the hard work of farmers and ranchers year-round. Folks in the agriculture industry toil around the clock to produce goods that we consume every day from the clothes on our backs to the food on our […]Read More

Hurd On The Hill: Creating 21st Century Solutions to our

No one wants to hear about another hack. As our society becomes more and more reliant on constantly emerging technologies from smart phones to smart cities, we have not been able to keep our digital information secure while harnessing these innovations. Cybersecurity is no longer only about protecting your social security or bank numbers – […]Read More

Hurd on the Hill: Unleashing Innovation

Imagine the following hypothetical scenario: you could buy either one of the first cell phone models (the one that could basically double as a brick) for one price or the latest smartphone for a cheaper price. Which would you buy? In too many instances, our federal government has been systematically choosing the equivalent of the […]Read More

US Rep. Will Hurd to visit Fabens, Clint, Horizon on

San Antonio, Texas – U.S. Representative Will Hurd has a full day of events planned in the El Paso area on Friday. He’ll kick off the morning at Fabens High School, meeting with staff and administrators and speaking to students about his role and responsibilities in Congress. He will join Senator John Cornyn and Congressman […]Read More