Congressman Michael McCaul

Representing the 10th District of Texas

Op-Eds

Apr 16, 2018 Op-Eds

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 Op-Eds

Chinese President Xi Jinping is leading a Maoist Long March to achieve his dream of global power. Instead of retreating from Chiang Kai-shek’s forces, as Mao Zedong did, Xi is instead retreating from the Chinese people’s hopes for democratic reform, freedom of expression, protection of human rights, and economic liberalization.

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Mar 7, 2018 Op-Eds

The Russians are employing a Soviet-derived disinformation strategy against us. Their latest target? The tragic Valentine’s Day shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.

Mar 6, 2018 Op-Eds

In the spirit of Olympic unity, South Korean President Moon Jae-in signaled North Korea is open to dialogue with the United States. Should we view this as a positive step towards North Korean denuclearization, or should we judge North Korea’s actions against the backdrop of history?

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Mar 1, 2018 Op-Eds

Houston Chronicle, Opinion

By: Congressman Michael McCaul

March 1, 2018

Jan 10, 2018 Op-Eds

By: Chairman Michael McCaul, Chairman Bob Goodlatte,
Rep. Martha McSally, and Rep. Raul Labrador 
Wall Street Journal

January 9, 2018

Oct 26, 2017 Op-Eds

Much of the recent debate about immigration in America has centered on President Trump’s plan to build a wall to secure our southern border. This physical barrier is meant to protect our homeland from drug smugglers, human traffickers, would-be terrorists, and transnational gangs such as MS-13.

Sep 19, 2017 Op-Eds

None fully comprehend the dire threats facing the state of Israel better than Israelis themselves.

Since its creation in 1948, Israel has thrived in a region surrounded by few who recognize its existence as a state and adversaries who issue threats of annihilation on a regular basis. To say it is located in one of the most tumultuous regions in the world is an understatement.

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Aug 15, 2017 Op-Eds

Over the last six months the Trump administration has made good on its promise to enhance border security and enforce our immigration laws.  In the first half of 2017, illegal border crossings fell by an estimated 70%. It is very reassuring to know that President Obama’s reckless immigration policies are now over.

Jul 28, 2017 Op-Eds

While there are plenty of critics of President Trump’s approach and style, many of his foreign policy decisions have been strong and decisive and stand in stark contrast to those of the Obama administration.

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