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Jun 11, 2018 Newsletter
Dear Texans, Just last week, the House passed H.R. 3, the Spending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act, which will cut $15 billion in unexpended federal funds.
Jun 6, 2018 Press Release

BURLESON, TEXAS - Congressman Roger Williams (R-Austin) spoke at the Golden State Foods (GSF) groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday morning to welcome GSF to the Burleson community.

Jun 4, 2018 Newsletter
Dear Texans, Our pro-growth agenda is continuing to work for our economy. Just last Friday, the Department of Labor reported that 223,000 jobs were created in May - way more than economists expected. Also, we're continuing to see the unemployment rate fall. We hit 3.8% last month, and last time the jobless rate was this low, it was in April of 2000.
May 29, 2018 Newsletter
Dear Texans, Yesterday was Memorial Day and I hope all of you in Texas' 25th had the opportunity to spend time with family and loved ones. While the weekend was filled with baseball, barbecues and apple pie, it is my hope that no one lost sight of what the holiday was really about.
May 22, 2018 Column

Unemployed, jobless, out-of-work — words that far too many of our friends and neighbors know all too well. Whether you’re a mother or father with a family to feed, or an individual working to pay off student-loans, the face of unemployment is ruthless and does not discriminate.

However, thanks to the Tax Cut and Jobs Act, those who are unemployed are becoming few and far between.

May 22, 2018 Video

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who serves as a vice chairman on the House Committee on Financial Services, released the following statement after the House passed S. 2155, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act:

May 22, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who serves as a vice chairman on the House Committee on Financial Services, released the following statement after the House passed S. 2155, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act:

May 21, 2018 Newsletter

Dear Texans,

It's been over five months since Congress passed the historical Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and the good news continues to pour in:

May 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who serves as a vice chairman on the House Committee on Financial Services, released the following statement after attending a signing ceremony at the White House for S.J. Res 57, which uses Congressional Review Authority (CRA), to repeal a harmful Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (BCFP) guidance:

May 18, 2018 Video

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), joined Fox Business News' Mornings with Maria, with Maria Bartiromo earlier today to discuss important issues such as immigration, the Farm Bill, Tax Reform, the U.S. trade war with China, and NAFTA.