• November 24, 2020

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Hurd on the Hill: Harnessing American innovation for the future

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to transform the way we work, learn, live and defend the nation, but our leadership in this technology remains uncertain. With reports by top officials warning that “the United States is in danger of losing its global leadership in AI and its innovation edge,” we should protect our national […]Read More

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 Calls for Independent Investigation Surrounding Guillen Death

Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) joined several colleagues Monday in calling for the Department of Defense Inspector General’s Office to conduct an independent investigation into Spc. Vanessa Guillen’s disappearance and murder.  “Spc. Vanessa Guillen’s disappearance should have been investigated as soon as she went missing,” said Hurd. “We need to ensure our military service members know […]Read More

Rep. Hurd announces additional $18M for San Antonio, El Paso,

SAN ANTONIO – Tuesday morning, Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) announced that more than $18 million will be distributed across the cities of San Antonio and El Paso and Bexar County to further address COVID-19 among vulnerable populations.  “The COVID-19 pandemic affects all Americans regardless of their background or socioeconomic status. The more than $18 million […]Read More

Hurd on the Hill: Why were our seniors left vulnerable?

As the COVID-19 pandemic began to spread from outside our borders into the contiguous United States, there was a lot of uncertainty about the characteristics of the virus. After studying trends from other countries who were largely hit with the virus before we were, it was clear that, like many other viral diseases, COVID-19 disproportionately […]Read More

Hurd on the Hill: A message to the Class of

This time of year is always filled with excitement and celebration because we take the time to reflect on graduates from high school, technical school, trade schools, community colleges, universities and other types of educational institutions. While our celebrating will feel different than usual, that cannot and will not put a damper on the incredible […]Read More

Hurd on the Hill: Completing the Census for the Benefit

The start of a new decade means it’s time for the U.S. Census. Every ten years, the U.S. Census Bureau conducts a constitutionally mandated population count of our nation’s residents. Making sure that everyone is counted is of the utmost importance to the functioning of our democracy. These decennial population counts are used to determine […]Read More