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Dear Texans,

May 28, 2019 Newsletter

Dear Texans,

I wanted to update you on the work I am doing to provide better care to our veterans in Central Texas. The Central Texas Veterans Health Care System (CTVHCS), one of the largest healthcare systems in the nation, is growing rapidly and in need of additional resources to meet the needs of our veteran community. 

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May 7, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Congressman Roger Williams (TX-25) announced the winners of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition for students in the 25th District of Texas.

May 7, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Roger Williams (TX-25) today joined with Congressman Vicente Gonzalez (TX-15) in authoring a bipartisan letter to Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton urging him to delay the implementation of the Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) accounting standard.

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May 2, 2019 Newsletter

Dear Texans,  

It was great to be back home in TX-25 the last two weeks. Visiting with you – the constituents – is the best part of my job and is vital to ensuring that your ideas and voices are heard in Washington. 

We covered over 1,800 miles during the recess period, hosting 26 events in all of our district’s 13 counties! 

Apr 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Roger Williams (TX-25) released the following statement following the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report regarding Russian collusion in the 2016 election:

Mar 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Family Research Council Action released its annual Vote Scorecard for 2018, the second session of the 115th Congress. The ‘True Blue’ Award was presented to Congressman Roger Williams (R-Austin) for his steadfast support of faith, family and freedom.

Votes in the U.S. House of Representatives included:

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In The News

Jun 12, 2019 In The News

Dripping Spring’s Congressman Roger Williams (R-District 25), met with local officials and community leaders on Thursday Jun. 6th to discuss the recent floods. The site chosen for the meeting was Homespun Restaurant, which was recently flooded.

Jun 7, 2019 In The News

Southwestern Adventist University was honored to host a reception for U.S. Rep. Roger Williams, R-Austin, on May 29 in the Larry R. Moore Nursing and Administration Building.

May 31, 2019 In The News

From fields of bluebonnets to baseball fields, U.S. Rep. Roger Williams, R-Austin, discussed some of his favorite pastimes and more while visiting constituents in Johnson County on Wednesday.

Dec 27, 2018 In The News

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Shortly after the news of World War II veteran Richard Overton's death, condolences and memories came pouring in from around Texas and the nation.

Overton's cousin, Volma Overton Jr., said the family will miss the funny 112-year-old and that his memory will keep them going.

Dec 27, 2018 In The News

AUSTIN, TEXAS — Richard Arvin Overton, the nation's oldest living war veteran — and the oldest man in the U.S. — died Thursday in Austin at the age of 112 after a bout with pneumonia.

Dec 27, 2018 In The News

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A family member says the nation's oldest World War II veteran who was also believed to be oldest living man in the U.S. has died in Texas.

Shirley Overton, whose husband was Richard's cousin, says the Army veteran died Thursday evening at a rehab facility in Austin.

Overton had been recently hospitalized with pneumonia.

Dec 13, 2018 In The News

GATESVILLE — Area representatives and officials threw a surprise retirement party in Gatesville this week for outgoing Coryell County Judge John Firth.

Dec 10, 2018 In The News

Killeen-Fort Hood area military experts said Monday they were pleased with President Donald J. Trump’s pick of current Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley as the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Dec 6, 2018 In The News

To celebrate a year of love, growth and partnership with Johnson County residents, businesses, churches and other organizations, Crazy8 Ministries on Tuesday hosted a dinner banquet for more than 400 people at the Cleburne Conference Center.

During the event, more than $30,000 was raised through silent and live auctions.

Dec 5, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON — It was a national and international crowd that came to pay homage Wednesday to President George H.W. Bush at Washington National Cathedral, but there was a distinctive Texas air about the service, as dozens of Texans joined Bush’s Texas-centric family in celebrating the life of the nation’s 41st president.

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Videos

Mar 12, 2019 Video

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin) took to the House floor Tuesday to honor the life and legacy of Dan Jenkins.

Williams’ remarks are below.

"Mr. Speaker, I would like to take this time to honor a great man and even better friend, Mr. Dan Jenkins, who passed away last Thursday, at the age of 90.

Mar 12, 2019 Video

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin) took to the House floor Monday to recognize United States Marine Corp Lance Corporal Alyssa ‘Joy’ Plunk, of Marble Falls, Texas, for receiving the Navy and Marine Corp Achievement Medal.

Williams’ remarks are below:

Mar 6, 2019 Video

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin) took to the House floor Tuesday to honor the life and legacy of Faith Christine Barcroft of Gatesville, Texas, who passed away on February 20, 2019 from glioblastoma.

Williams’ remarks are below:

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