Culberson Meets with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Reaffirms Commitment to Defunding Sanctuary Cities
Today, Attorney General Sessions reaffirmed the Administration’s pledge that cities who receive our hard-earned tax dollars must be in compliance with federal immigration law, and I will continue to conduct the necessary oversight to ensure that jurisdictions who protect criminal illegal aliens do not receive federal law enforcement grant money.
Culberson’s Statement Regarding the American Health Care Act
Click to read the statement from Representative John Culberson (TX-07) that was released after the House announced that the “American Health Care Act” (AHCA), H.R. 1628 would not receive a vote.
Improving the Department of Veterans Affairs
Our veterans have made the ultimate sacrifice to fight for our country, and they deserve the best health care possible after they leave our armed services. Over the last several years, the Department of Veterans Affairs has struggled with accountability issues, and has not provided the care America’s heroes deserve. This week, the House voted on legislation aimed to improve the VA’s employee accountability system.
Culberson Statement on Recent anti-Semitism
"The Jewish community has been rocked by bomb threats, acts of vandalism and bigotry over the last month and it has to stop. It is important for every one of us to stand up and speak out to ensure hateful acts do not spread. Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston, located in Texas’ Congressional District 7, received a threat and had to implement their emergency plan while police checked their facilities in late February. This wave of anti-Israel and anti-Semitic behavior is a dangerous trend and meant to marginalize the Jewish community. Our country is founded upon freedom of religion and we must unite to denounce this behavior."
Congressman Culberson Receives the 2017 Congressional Champion Award
Debbie's Dream Foundation recognized Congressman John Culberson (TX07) with the 2017 Congressional Champion Award for his work to raise awareness about stomach cancer.