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January 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) issued the following statement in support of the Biden- Harris administration’s executive orders and legislative initiatives:

January 19, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (TX-29)  and Senator Richard Blumenthal Blumenthal (D-CT) issued the following joint statement on the re-introduction of the Wear Your Mask Act in the House.

January 8, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCCongresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) filed legislation to rename the post office located at 5302 Galveston Road in Houston, Texas, in honor of Houston-native and former Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillén. Congresswoman Garcia previously filed the legislation last Congress (H.R. 8453).

December 8, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Hoy, el Ejército Americano publicó un reporte que detalla los conclusiones del Comité de Revisión Independiente de Fort Hood sobre la cultura tóxica y la estructura de mando de Fort Hood. Este informe es solo el primer paso para asegurarnos de que lo que le sucedió a Vanessa Guillén nunca le vuelva a pasar a otro soldado.

December 8, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) issued the following statement in response to the Army’s Independent Civilian Panel’s review of Fort Hood’s culture and command structure:

December 3, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) issued a statement on the passing of longtime Houston civil rights activist Maria Jimenez:

November 20, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Representatives Jason Crow (D-CO) joined by Sylvia Garcia (D-TX) and Veronica Escobar (D-TX) introduced the End Transfers of Detained Immigrants Act, legislation which would immediately prevent Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) from transferring immigrant detainees between ICE facilities or to federal, state, and local prisons during the Corona

November 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Randy Weber (R-TX), together with fellow Reps.

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In The News

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

November 1, 2020 In The News

AUSTIN — The Texas Supreme Court on Sunday denied a request by GOP lawmakers, candidates and activists in Harris County to throw out 127,000 votes cast through the county’s drive-through voting option.

October 30, 2020 In The News

HOUSTON, Texas. - Vecinos del Distrito 29 en Houston reportaron a Noticias 45 las malas condiciones en que se encuentran las calles además aseguran que hay contaminación.

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