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WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who represents Hays County, honored the local veterans aboard the Bill Kolbe Honor Flight yesterday on the House floor.
“Representing Hays County and its veterans is extremely humbling, I was honored to be able to speak about them on the House floor in front of my colleagues, and the nation,” said Rep. Williams. “For many of the veterans on this flight, this will be their only opportunity to visit the nation’s capital and view the memorials dedicated to their service in past wars.”
FORT HOOD, TEXAS – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Austin) attended Fort Hood’s POW/MIA Recognition Day Ceremony and gave the keynote address to share his gratitude for our soldiers’ valor and selflessness, as well as remember those who are still unaccounted for.
Border security must be the top priority during the final months of the 115th Congress. The pervasiveness of illegal border crossings is one of the greatest threats to the safety and security of Texans. For that reason, I will continue to work with President Trump and my House colleagues to secure the border and enforce the rule of law.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who represents Fort Hood, voted in favor of the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 5895, the Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act.
I hope all of you in our district enjoyed your Labor Day and were able to spend time with family and loved ones. Congress is back in Washington this week after spending the last few weeks in our respective districts and I want you all to know I enjoyed every moment of my time touring Central Texas. Our conversations were constructive and enlightening, and I cannot wait to put your words into action. Below is the recap of my previous week in Texas' 25th District:
DRIPPING SPRINGS, TEXAS – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Austin) recognized local Dripping Springs Vietnam veterans earlier today and shared his gratitude for their valor and service during an unpopular war.
COPPERAS COVE, TEXAS – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Austin) presented a certificate and medallion to MSG (R) Clifford L. Petry in recognition of his time and as Prisoner of War (POW) during the Korean War. As the representative of a veteran-proud community, Rep. Williams shared his gratitude for his valor and service.