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January 14, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) announced the first round of investments in repairing Texas bridges coming in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. The funding announced this year is part of a larger 5-year grant, where Texas is expected to receive $537 million for repairs.

December 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) released the following statement in response to the opinion by the Senate Parliamentarian against the immigration reform provisions proposed in the Build Back Better Act:

December 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C.— Hoy, la congresista Sylvia R. García (TX-29) emitió la siguiente declaración con respecto a la aprobación por el Senado de la Ley de Autorización de Defensa Nacional (NDAA) y lo que esto significa para obtener justicia para Spc. Vanessa Guillén:

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December 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C.— Today, Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) issued the following statement regarding the Senate's passage of the National Defense Authorization Act and what this means for getting justice for Spc. Vanessa Guillen:

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December 7, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C.— Today, Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) issued the following statement regarding the reforms to the Uniform Code of Military Justice included in the Senate’s version of the National Defense Authorization Act and the search of justice for Spc. Vanessa Guillen:

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December 2, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) issued the following statement on the court-ordered reimplementation of the Remain in Mexico policy:

November 23, 2021 Press Release

Child Tax Credit Tax Cuts are Helping Hardworking Families afford Gas, Groceries in Time for the Holiday

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December 15, 2021 In The News

It has been over a year and seven months since Army Specialist Vanessa Guillen was reported missing.

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December 15, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON — Historic reforms to how the military handles reports of crimes including sexual assault and murder are headed to President Joe Biden’s desk to be signed into law, spurred by mistakes at Fort Hood, where Army Spc. Vanessa Guillén was killed last year by a fellow soldier.

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December 8, 2020 In The News

Fourteen U.S. Army leaders, including commanders and other leaders at Fort Hood, have been fired or suspended in an effort to correct a yearslong culture of sexual assault and a pattern of violence at the base, Army officials said Tuesday.

November 23, 2020 In The News

Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia and fellow Democrats, Veronica Escobar, of El Paso, and Jason Crow, of Aurora, Colo., are seeking to halt transfers of people between Immigration and Customs Enforcement facilities and other federal, state and local prisons to prevent the spread of COVID, according to a news release.

November 18, 2020 In The News

In March 2020, Congress passed the CARES Act, which authorized Economic Impact Payments (EIPs), also known as “stimulus checks,” to help provide direct economic relief to families suffering from the impacts of COVID-19.

November 17, 2020 In The News

Harris County, TX (CW39) — TODAY, Commissioners Adrian Garcia and Rodney Ellis announced “Harris County Back to Work” – a workforce development program fund

November 14, 2020 In The News

Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (D), received 71% of the vote in her re-election to represent the 29th Congressional District.

November 12, 2020 In The News

La decisión del presidente de México, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, de esperar para reconocer a Joe Biden como presidente electo de Estados Unidos hasta que se haya

November 6, 2020 In The News

Miami, 6 nov (EFE).- Más de 132 mujeres, casi una decena de ellas latinas, formarán parte del Congreso de Estados Unidos en la próxima legislatura, que será la de mayor componente femenino de la historia y puede ir acompañada de otr

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