Congressman Michael McCaul

Representing the 10th District of Texas

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Sep 5, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, the House passed eleven bills to better secure our homeland by improving our nation’s defenses and staying ahead of ever-evolving threats. These bills bolster our border security efforts, strengthen TSA, and better identify cyber threats, among other things.

Aug 31, 2018 Op-Eds

John McCain believed that “the best thing that can ever be said of anyone is that they served a cause greater than their self-interest.” In my mind, John – a true American hero – more than deserves such praise. Our nation’s loss will leave a void that we need to fill, but his 60-year legacy of selfless service to our nation will echo for generations.

Aug 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee and a senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement after President Trump announced an updated trade agreement with Mexico.

Aug 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Michael McCaul (TX-10), Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee and a senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, announced the start of this year’s Veterans History Project, a nation-wide preservation effort with the Library of Congress.

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Aug 13, 2018 McCaul Column

When Ronald Reagan took to the stage in his only debate against Jimmy Carter in 1980, he asked the American people one simple question: “are you better off than you were four years ago?”  The answer was a resounding “no!”

Jul 30, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee and a senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, applauds the House passage of his legislation: H.R. 5535, the Energy Diplomacy Act.

Jul 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Five lawmakers introduced a bipartisan bill giving a full range of medical services to families with children who have life-limiting illnesses and who qualify for Medicaid, which currently has gaps in such coverage.

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In The News

Aug 6, 2018 In The News

A bipartisan coalition of lawmakers wants to patch up holes in hospice and palliative care for seriously ill children.

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May 4, 2018 In The News

As a former federal prosecutor and current chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) has battled drug cartels and terrorist groups like ISIS and al-Queda. Now McCaul, who represents Katy in Washington, D.C., said human traffickers are next.

Apr 16, 2018 In The News

When the waters were rising, everyone was paying attention, but now that they have receded, we must not forget those still hurting. It is crucial we stay focused on the needs of our communities, which do not end when the national media attention fades.

Apr 5, 2018 In The News

By: Congressman Michael McCaul

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Mar 3, 2018 In The News

Every year, fins from as many as 73 million sharks end up at markets around the world.

In many cultures shark fin is considered a delicacy. Often used in soup, it can sell for as much as $500 per pound.  

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Feb 25, 2018 In The News

Rep. John Culberson called on the U.S. Justice Department Friday to investigate whether the Army Corps of Engineers violated civil or criminal laws by failing to alert the public to its own forecasts showing that Hurricane Harvey could cause the Corps' two West Houston reservoirs to flood suburban neighborhoods.

Feb 24, 2018 In The News

The United States has ratcheted up pressure on North Korea, a move praised by U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas).

The Trump administration on Friday slapped sanctions on scores of companies and ships accused of illicit trading with North Korea.

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Feb 12, 2018 In The News

When Rep. Michael McCaul was in grade school, he lost his best friend to cancer. It has always affected him, especially when he meets with constituents whose children are sick.

And then three years ago, he met an inspiring new friend.

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Oct 10, 2017 In The News

An engineering project proposed before the U.S. entered World War II could have reduced the effects from the massive flooding brought on by Hurricane Harvey that sent thousands of people fleeing for their lives, the head of the House Committee on Homeland Security said Friday during a press conference at Katy's city hall.

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