Congressman Michael McCaul

Representing the 10th District of Texas

Press Releases

Dec 16, 2015 Press Release
Export Controls Should Not Undermine U.S. Cybersecurity

Washington, D.C. – Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus Co-chairs Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Michael McCaul (R-TX) today sent a letter to National Security Advisor Susan Rice urging the Administration’s involvement in revising the U.S.

Dec 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today in his inaugural State of Homeland Security Address, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul brought to light new concerns regarding refugees with ties to terrorist groups in Syria who might try to enter the United States.

Dec 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Michael McCaul (R-TX) introduced the “Christmas Tree Tax Exclusion Act” which would allow “choose- and-cut” Christmas tree producers, like the Elgin CHRISTmas Tree Farm in Texas’ 10th congressional district, the choice to opt out of the Christmas Tree Promotion and Research Program, a USDA administered commodity checkoff program that force

Nov 19, 2015 Press Release
Overwhelming, Bipartisan, Veto-Proof Support
WASHINGTON, D.C. – With many of our nation’s top national security officials expressing concern over the ability to ensure ISIS terrorists are not exploiting the Syrian refugee program, the House today passed the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act of 2015, H.R. 4038. The 289 – 132 vote was overwhelming, bipartisan, and veto-proof. The bill, introduced by Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul and Congressman Richard Hudson, requires comprehensive background checks of every refugee from Iraq or Syria and certification that each does not pose a threat before they can be admitted into the United States.
Nov 18, 2015 Press Release
Ensures Refugee Process is not Exploited by Terrorists and Foreign Fighters
WASHINGTON, DC– Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Congressman Richard Hudson (R-NC) together took an important step forward in protecting the Americans from ISIS and other Islamist terrorists looking to exploit the refugee program and conduct attacks in the U.S.
Nov 6, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC– Today following the President’s announcement that he will not approve the Keystone XL Pipeline, Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX) made the following statement:
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Nov 5, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC– Today following passage of the Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform (STRR) Act, Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX) made the following statement:
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Nov 5, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC– Today following the House vote to send the National Defense Authorization Act back to the President's Desk, Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, made the following statement:
Oct 29, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC– Today following an overwhelming show of support for new Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI), Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, made the following statement:
Oct 28, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC– Today following House passage of the budget deal that also raises the debt ceiling, H.R. 1314 Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX), made the following statement:
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