Mr. Chair, I want to thank the chairman for his long work on this issue, and I want to thank a couple of the cosponsors—this is a bipartisan bill—Congressman PETERS, Congresswoman SPEIER, and Mr. KEN CALVERT, who have worked on this for years. I appr...
Mr. Speaker, I rise today to congratulate the City of San Antonio and its residents on the 300th anniversary of the city’s founding. San Antonio has grown from a small farming community along the banks of the San Antonio River into the 7th largest ci...
Today, Congressman Ted Poe (TX-02) released the following statement following the Saudi Arabia’s recent decision to relinquish control of Belgium’s largest mosque.
“I am encouraged by recent news that Saudi Arabia has decided to give up control o...
“…the victory will cost the enemy so dear, that it will be worse to him than a defeat.”
William Barrett Travis, The Alamo
I must say as to what I have seen of Texas it is the garden spot of the world. The best land and the best prospects for health I ever saw, and I do believe it is a fortune to any man to come here.
Davy Crockett, 1836
Texas will again lift its head and stand among the nations. It ought to do so, for no country on the globe can compare with it in natural advantages.
Texas is a state of mind. Texas is an obsession. Above all, Texas is a nation in every sense of the word.
Author John Steinbeck
“This is not about land or money... but the one thing that no man should ever be able to take from another man: the freedom to make his own choices about his life, where he'll live, how he'll live, and how he'll raise his family.”