Congressman Roger Williams

Representing the 25th District of Texas

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Nov 19, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) today released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act – a measure that will block Syrian and Iraqi refugees from entering the United States until top U.S. security officials confirm those individuals are not a threat.

Nov 17, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) today announced he is working on legislation that would disapprove of President Barack Obama’s plan to admit 10,000 Syrian refugees to the United States and immediately eliminate current federal funding for such programs.

Nov 12, 2015 Press Release

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) on Wednesday spoke on the steps of the Texas Capitol to honor our nation’s veterans:

"America is truly an exceptional nation, and that is because of our veterans who have preserved our freedom. Anytime or anywhere this freedom is challenged our military answers the call.

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Nov 6, 2015 Press Release

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) today released the following statement after President Obama rejected a presidential permit for the Keystone XL pipeline citing climate change:

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Nov 5, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) today released the following statement on the anniversary of the November 5, 2009 terrorist attack at Fort Hood:

Oct 30, 2015 Column

Special to the Star-Telegram

Reading the headlines, you would think that in Washington bipartisanship is the litmus test for determining what is “good” legislation.

Oct 29, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) today released the following statement after the House of Representatives voted for Paul Ryan of Wisconsin to succeed John Boehner as Speaker of the House:

Oct 28, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) this evening released the following statement after voting against the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 which passed the House by a vote of 266 to 167:

Oct 22, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) today released the following statement after President Barack Obama vetoed the bipartisan 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA):

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In The News

Jan 8, 2013 In The News

By: Matt Smith

House Speaker John Boehner officially swore in Johnson County’s new Congressman Roger Williams on Thursday on the floor of the House of Representatives.

Jan 3, 2013 In The News

The One Hundred Thirteenth United States Congress is the next meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It is scheduled to meet in Washington, D.C. from January 3, 2013 to January 3, 2015.

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Sep 18, 2015 Video

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives to urge his colleagues to oppose federal funding for Planned Parenthood in light of the recent allegations that Planned Parenthood alters abortion procedures to harvest fetal organs which are then sold.

Sep 11, 2015 Video

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) this afternoon voted against H.R.3461: To Approve the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, signed at Vienna on July 14, 2015, relating to the nuclear program of Iran.

Sep 9, 2015 Video

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) joined his colleagues on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives for a Special Order Hour to honor America’s law enforcement officers following the murders of Harris County, Texas Deputy Sherriff Darren Goforth and Fox Lake, Ill. Lieutenant Joe Gliniewicz.

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