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Tweets from the press shop of US Rep. Mac Thornberry. Mac serves the 13th District of TX, which spans from Amarillo to Wichita Falls & is larger than 13 states.
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Wichita Falls Chamber Apr 23
Congressman Mac Thornberry spoke at the Homebuilder's Association Luncheon at the Kemp on Tuesday, April 23rd. He gave his insight on the state of Washington D.C., immigration and more. .
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Mac Thornberry Press Apr 10
Replying to @MacTXPress
“Those burdensome regulations made it less likely for isolated parts of the country to benefit from faster Internet. I support bipartisan legislation that prevents the throttling & blocking of Internet services, but I oppose reducing access for those outside of major cities.” 2/2
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Mac Thornberry Press Apr 10
“The term ‘net neutrality’ is misused. Most of us believe in a free and open Internet. But under the label of ‘net neutrality’ in 2015, the Obama-Era FCC imposed additional and unnecessary regulations on Internet Service Providers (ISPs)." (1/2)
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Roxana Tiron Apr 9
. says he hopes there will be a budget deal soon because the caps legislation in House is not a “serious effort” as It seems to be s negotiation only among House Democrats
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Mac Thornberry Press Apr 5
"Good luck this weekend to my alma mater, Texas Tech, in the ."
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MinJusticia Colombia Apr 4
El Viceministro de y Justicia Restaurativa, , se reunió con el Congresista Repúblicano . Acompaña la agenda el Embajador de Colombia ante Estados Unidos,
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Mac Thornberry Press Apr 4
Replying to @MacTXPress
*Note* In February, House Republicans attempted to extend the authorization of the “Violence Against Women Act.” Democratic leadership refused to include it in the bill to reopen the government in an attempt to use the issue for their own political messaging.
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Mac Thornberry Press Apr 4
Replying to @MacTXPress
“It seems that the Democratic leadership has no interest in writing laws, changing policy, or actually helping people. Their main priority is political posturing, and these two bills are just the most recent examples. If you ask me, this is turning into a wasted majority.” (3)
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Mac Thornberry Press Apr 4
Replying to @MacTXPress
"This week, the House voted on two more messaging bills to ‘condemn’ the Administration’s Obamacare lawsuit involvement and to supposedly reauthorize the “Violence Against Women Act” with no intention of it being signed into law.” (2)
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Mac Thornberry Press Apr 4
“Since Democrats took the majority, the House has spent its time considering hyper-partisan legislation and Sense of Congress resolutions that will never be signed by the President." (1)
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Texas Cattle Feeders Assn. Apr 3
Shoutout to , our hometown Congressman. We caught up with him on the Hill today to talk cattle feeding. Thank you for your continued support of the beef industry.
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Caleb Pool Apr 3
Replying to @trentloos @MacTXPress
I’m very proud that my representative, , was raised on horseback and still continues to ranch while serving the people of TX13.
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Danna Jackson Apr 2
Great day on the hill advocating for further funding and support to defeat Alzheimer’s. Thank you for your time and support to beat this disease , ,
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Jay Isaacs Apr 2
⁦⁦⁩ great visit with Josh Martin Chief of Staff for Mac Thornberry.
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Armed Services Mar 26
How did DOD arrive at a $750 billion budget vs. $733 billion? asks CJCS about the need for 3-5% real growth to meet the threats we face.
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Mac Thornberry Press Mar 26
Replying to @HASCRepublicans
"There are still a lot of things we need to do...but we have started to make progress. My bottom line is - we need to keep making progress. We cannot slide backwards." (4)
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Mac Thornberry Press Mar 26
Replying to @MacTXPress
"And yet we have started to make some real progress. We have started improving readiness of our forces...We have started to make real progress in moving our position versus peer competitors...We have even started to make progress in treating our people right." (3)
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Mac Thornberry Press Mar 26
Replying to @MacTXPress
"I agree with the Chairman's comments that budget uncertainty, largely because of Congress and the previous Administration, has caused enormous problems for the and the men and women who serve." (2)
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Mac Thornberry Press Mar 26
"Mr. Secretary, you may find yourself the target of a lot of criticism for decisions that you had nothing to do w/ today...I, for example, share the Chairman's view that we should not take resources and use them for other purposes. I know that is not a decision you made."(1)
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Claudia Grisales Mar 26
Replying to @MacTXPress
., ranking Republican for HASC, says while he agrees with much of Smith’s concerns, ‘We need to keep making progress. We cannot slide backwards,’ when it comes to military funding. Pentagon has pitched a $718B budget for FY20, inc $164B for war fund.
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